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Archive for October, 2008

Somalia struggles with famine, fear and flight

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Somalia struggles with famine, fear and flight

Dr. Maximo Migliori of Doctors Without Borders describes the scene at the village of Ahwar in southern Yemen, where refugees wash up on shore -- dead and alive.

Posted: October 22, 2008 13:38   Comments: 1
Mexican drug violence connected to U.S.

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Mexican drug violence connected to U.S.

Columbia political science professor Rodolfo de la Garza discusses the U.S. connection to Mexico's surge of drug violence.

Posted: October 22, 2008 13:26   Comments: 1
China’s tensions heighten with Muslim population

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China’s tensions heighten with Muslim population

A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes about escalating tensions between the Chinese government and the autonomous Uighur population.

Posted: October 22, 2008 12:47   Comments: 1
Tuesday, October 21, 2008

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Tuesday, October 21, 2008

Watch the show from Tuesday, October 21.

Posted: October 21, 2008 17:31   Comments: 1
Guantánamo Bay prison to remain open

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Guantánamo Bay prison to remain open

The Bush administration announced that it will not close the prison at Guantánamo Bay and has not examined proposals for transferring the detainees elsewhere.

Posted: October 21, 2008 17:03   Comments: 2
Egyptians express views on America

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Egyptians express views on America

Egypt has one of the longest-running political and military U.S. alliances in the Middle East, but the U.S.- Egypt relationship continues to evolve.

Posted: October 21, 2008 12:37   Comments: 3
Sailing along the Nile in Egypt

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Sailing along the Nile in Egypt

Producer Sally Garner recounts the conversations she had with Egyptians while bobbing along the Nile.

Posted: October 21, 2008 10:35   Comments: 0
Is the U.S. a fallen empire?

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Is the U.S. a fallen empire?

A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes about the impact of the financial crisis on America's standing and talk of a "new world order."

Posted: October 21, 2008 09:55   Comments: 1
As migrant money drops, Mexican villages worry

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As migrant money drops, Mexican villages worry

Producer Rebecca Haggerty reports from two Mexican hillside villages about the local effects of the U.S. economy's downturn.

Posted: October 20, 2008 23:47   Comments: 0
U.S. money to Mexico slows

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U.S. money to Mexico slows

Money flowing from the U.S. to Mexico has dropped to its lowest level in 13 years, impacting local economies.

Posted: October 20, 2008 23:32   Comments: 1

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