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Conflict & Justice

Update from Libya

Rebels in the port city of Misrata said they took over the local airport. The European Union announced it's to open an office in Benghazi. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Maja Kocijancic, spokesperson for the EU's High Representative for Foreign Affairs.

Politics

Feudal power in Pakistan

Feudal traditions in Pakistan may be an obstacle to democracy there. The World's Laura Lynch reports on how wealthy Pakistani landowners with strong political connections still wield a great deal of power over the rural people.

Politics

A Japanese Village Forced to Evacuate

Japan continues to struggle with the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami that crippled the Fukushima nuclear plant. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Marco Werman. He's in a village outside the exclusion zone experiencing high levels of radiation.

Politics

ANC wins South Africa

Katy Clark speaks with the BBC's Mohammed Alie in South Africa about the result of parliamentary elections there. The big winner appears to be the ruling African national Congress.