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Islamic militants in Nigeria

Islamic militants are to blame for violence spreading across northern Nigeria. From the Abuja the BBC's Ahmed Idris tells anchor Katy Clark that although the fighters do not have broad popular support, they are well armed and financed.


Hope for abused Iraqi women

Anchor Katy Clark speaks with reporter Anna Badkhen about her article 'Baghdad Underground,' which chronicles a secret network of shelters for abused women in Iraq. On PRI's The World.


Hillary Clinton in South Africa

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is in South Africa today as part of her 11-day tour of the African continent. Anchor Marco Werman finds out more from Peter Fabricius, foreign editor of the Johannesburg Star.