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After the tsunami: rebuilding Sri Lanka

Jun 16, 2005
Nearly 6 months since a tsunami devasted the island nation of Sri Lanka, Miranda Kennedy visits rebel territory to see what's at stake for its people. Rebel territory? That's right — the Tamil Tigers had been fighting the Sri Lankan government for nearly two decades.
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Iraq's ER emergency

Jun 16, 2005
Whether it's towels, medicine or oxygen, hospitals in Baghdad have learned to do without. Even the World Bank's $100 million can barely stanch the bleeding. Borzou Daragahi reports.
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Jacques and Tony go to Brussels

Jun 15, 2005
British Prime Minister Tony Blair and French President Jacques Chirac join other European bigwigs in Brussels for an E.U. summit tomorrow. Stephen Beard reports that European leaders are coming from different places — in more ways than one.
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Is the Euro doomed?

Jun 15, 2005
David Manasian says it's way too early to write the Euro's obituary. He is a senior editor at the Economist Magazine.
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An NFL game with bratwurst

Jun 10, 2005
This Saturday the NFL's Berlin Thunder takes on the Amsterdam Admirals in the World Bowl, the European version of the Superbowl. Continental pro football American-style has yet to turn a profit, so NFL Europe is making a change; Kyle James reports.
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Streets lined with gold

Jun 9, 2005
As CAFTA is discussed on Washington, Mexico, the government is using the free trade argument to try to sell a massive coastal road project. It says it will help framers get their goods to market. But Mary Stucky reports that many Mexicans are wondering...isn't one Cancun enough?
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The new Chinese-American: business

Jun 8, 2005
Lenovo, which bought IBM last year, is at the forefront of a growing trend: Chinese companies are looking to invest in the U.S. Alisa Roth reports from New York.
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Upheaval in Bolivia: all about resources

Jun 8, 2005
Bolivia, rich in oil and gas, is in turmoil. The President has submitted his resignation, and thousands are marching in the capital city. Bill Faries, correspondent for the Christian Science Monitor is in La Paz, Bolivia.
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Should the Chinese float the yuan?

Jun 8, 2005
Despite a growing clamor for China to float its currency, Chinese officials say the country will make reforms at its own pace. Zanny Minton Beddoes has a suggestion for Beijing.
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Getting animated in India

Jun 7, 2005
The Cartoon Network, Tom and Jerry, Scooby Doo, Power Puff Girls and Disney's Pooh &#151 in Hindi. From Bangalore, Miranda Kennedy reports on a culture becoming capitivated by cartoons.
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