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Egyptian bloggers cite censorship, arrest and torture
Worldfocus spoke with Egyptian bloggers about freedom, the press and taking blogging to the streets -- or behind bars.
Posted: October 23, 2008 16:56
Hindi music and Palestinian beer toast Oktoberfest
Inspired by Germany's annual beer festival, countries around the world break out their steins.
Posted: October 23, 2008 15:59
Hunger epidemic worsens for Somali children
Over 400,000 people arrived at refugee camps, driven from Mogadishu by fighting and escalating violence. Drought, poor harvests and a civil war that began in 1991 have ravaged the country.
Posted: October 23, 2008 14:58
Video / Audio
Israel considers Saudi peace plan
Journalist Udi Segal and Professor Alon Ben-Meir discuss the significance of the Israeli president's talks with Egypt.
Posted: October 23, 2008 14:10
In the Newsroom
A route to peace in Kashmir
Anchor Martin Savidge remembers reporting in Kashmir in 2002 and examines the news of a new trade route through the region.
Posted: October 23, 2008 11:32
Pakistan arms tribesmen to fight Taliban
Karen DeYoung of The Washington Post discusses Pakistan's new plan to fight extremists.
Posted: October 23, 2008 11:09
Wednesday, October 22, 2008
Watch the show from Wednesday, October 22.
Posted: October 22, 2008 17:52
Egyptian women choose the veil
Though some in the Western world view the veil as a symbol of oppression, for women in Egypt the hijab takes on different meanings.
Posted: October 22, 2008 15:27
Blogwatch / Video
India launches lunar space mission
Asif Siddiqi, a professor at Fordham University and an expert on the global space race, explains the implications of India's lunar launch.
Posted: October 22, 2008 15:23
In the Newsroom
Remembering Somalia before the pirate attacks
Producer Bryan Myers tells a story from his coverage of the 1990s civil war in Somalia.
Posted: October 22, 2008 13:58