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Geo Answer

Today's Geo Answer is the Netherlands. A Europe-wide cold snap has given thousands of Dutch citizens the chance to enjoy a national past-time...ice skating. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Daniela Rosche, who went out skating for the first time in a long time this weekend in Amsterdam.

Politics

Colombian guerrilla hails from Netherlands

A new documentary and book are telling the story of an unlikely member of Colombia's FARC guerrilla force, a female university professor from the Netherlands. She sought out and joined the FARC rebels about 8 years ago. Reporter John Otis has the story.

Global Scan

Sectarian violence costs more lives in Lebanon

The Sunni-Shiite conflict erupted again in Lebanon on Tuesday, killing dozens and injuring many more. Lebanon has been relatively calm in recent years, but there have been concerns Syrian violence would spill over. Plus, local government corruption is slowing the typhoon response in the Philippines and Parisians are developing a taste for grasshoppers.