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  • February 25, 2004  

    U.S. Marines and Canadian soldiers provided protection for their citizens in Port-au-Prince Wednesday as violence from the rebel uprising against embattled Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide continues to spread. Margaret Warner discusses the latest diplomatic efforts to solve the crisis in Haiti with Luigi Einaudi. Continue reading

  • February 24, 2004   BY Admin 

    The World Trade Organization concluded Tuesday that the European Union can retaliate against the United States in a dispute over a U.S. 1916 anti-dumping law. Continue reading

  • February 24, 2004  

    CIA Director George Tenet testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee for the first time since his lead weapons inspector in Iraq resigned and faulted the CIA for flawed intelligence. The NewsHour features excerpts from Tenet’s testimony. Continue reading

  • February 24, 2004  

    The Pentagon announced today that it is going to try two prisoners held at Guantanamo Bay in military tribunals. Ray Suarez discusses the decision with Eugene Fidell, the founder of the National Institute of Military Justice. Continue reading

  • February 23, 2004  

    The Department of Homeland Security was created last March with the merger of 22 federal agencies and 180,000 employees. Margaret Warner asks Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge for a progress report as the first anniversary of the department approaches. Continue reading

  • February 23, 2004  

    Haitian rebels gained control of nearly all the northern territory of the Caribbean country, after invading the city of Cap-Haitien yesterday. Ray Suarez speaks with National Public Radio correspondent Martin Kaste in Port-au-Prince about the threatened invasion of the capital city. Continue reading

  • February 23, 2004  

    Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge met with the members of the National Governors Association yesterday about homeland security issues. Gwen Ifill discusses homeland security, health care, taxes and education with National Governors Association Chairman Gov. Dirk Kempthorne, R-Idaho, and Vice Chairman Gov. Mark Warner, D-Va. Continue reading

  • February 20, 2004   BY Admin 

    Iraqi leaders offered mixed reactions Friday to a U.N. recommendation against holding elections before the U.S. transfer of power to an interim Iraqi administration by July 1. Continue reading

  • February 20, 2004  

    Americans in Haiti flocked to airports to find a way out, as the two-week-old rebel uprising threatened to spread. Margaret Warner discusses the turbulent current political situation with New York Times reporter Lydia Polgreen in Port-au-Prince. Continue reading

  • February 17, 2004  

    Amid continuing violence in Iraq, several members of the U.S.-appointed Iraqi Governing Council have said they do not support an American initiative to hold regional caucuses to choose an interim government. An expert panel considers what the latest developments say about Iraq’s politics and security. Continue reading