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Week in Review: Obama’s First Year in Office

Week in Review

Week in Review: Obama’s First Year in Office

As President Obama marks the first anniversary of his inauguration, we review the successes and failures of his foreign policy. Carol Giacomo, a member of The New York Times' editorial board, and David Andelman, editor of the World Policy Journal and former foreign correspondent for The New York Times and CBS News, join Martin Savidge.

Posted: January 22, 2010 17:50   Comments: 15
Uncertainty on eighth anniversary of war in Afghanistan

How You See It

Uncertainty on eighth anniversary of war in Afghanistan

Wednesday marks the eighth anniversary of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan. After eight years of war in Afghanistan, are the United States and the world safer from terrorism? Tell us what you think.

Posted: October 7, 2009 07:57   Comments: 18
Worldfocus celebrates its first anniversary

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Worldfocus celebrates its first anniversary

On Tuesday, Worldfocus celebrates its one-year anniversary. To help commemorate that milestone, anchor Daljit Dhaliwal joined the "Morning Media Menu" podcast to discuss the current state of international news.

Posted: October 6, 2009 13:32   Comments: 2
China celebrates six decades of communist rule

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China celebrates six decades of communist rule

China's display on its national holiday was precisely choreographed -- a projection of the power that China has, and the global power that it has become. A fireworks display capped off the spectacle that featured a huge display of military might.

Posted: October 1, 2009 11:28   Comments: 1
What in the world is China?

Nina Hachigian (blog)

What in the world is China?

At 60, the People's Republic has evolved into a conscientious global player, writes Worldfocus blogger Nina Hachigian -- except when it isn't.

Posted: October 1, 2009 11:11   Comments: 2
Police, umbrellas block view of Tiananmen on anniversary

Perspectives

Police, umbrellas block view of Tiananmen on anniversary

On Thursday, there were no activists or student protesters to be seen in China's Tiananmen Square. Security was kept tight on the anniversary and foreign journalists were not granted permission for entrance. A Worldfocus blogger visits Tiananmen Square and describes the heavy security.

Posted: June 4, 2009 09:16   Comments: 0
World watches as Tiananmen anniversary approaches

Interview (video)

World watches as Tiananmen anniversary approaches

Shen Tong, who as a young student was one of the leaders behind the Tiananmen Square protests, takes a look back on the eve of the 20th anniversary of the astonishing pro-democracy movement that ended in bloodshed. He discusses how Tiananmen Square has and has not changed China.

Posted: June 3, 2009 10:18   Comments: 3

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