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Politics

The Man Who Loved China

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Simon Winchester about his new book, "The Man Who Loved China: The Fantastic Story of the Eccentric Scientist Who Unlocked the Mysteries of the Middle Kingdom;

Politics

Convention coverage in Pashto

Lisa Mullins speaks with Nafees Takar, who is covering the GOP convention for "Radio Dee-wa." That's a Pashto-language service of the Voice of America. It's heard in parts of Afghanistan and Pakistan.

Arts, Culture & Media

Iraqi blogger in the U.S.

Iraqi-born blogger Sahar Gabriel is accustomed to living on the edge in Baghdad. But two months ago she moved to America, where she's joining a long line of job seekers. Sahar Gabriel shares her impressions of her adopted homeland with anchor Lisa Mullins.

Conflict & Justice

Ghailani verdict welcomed abroad

The first detainee to face a civilian court in America has been cleared of all but one charge. Critics say the policy of terrorism suspects in the civilian system isn't working. Elsewhere in the world, the verdict is welcomed. Laura Lynch has the story.