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Wednesday, December 28, 2005

  • The Tsunami, One Year Later: More Than A Million Still Homeless in Sri Lanka


    On this first anniversary of the tsunami that devastated South Asia, we look at the fallout for the people of Sri Lanka. We speak with the Sri Lankan ambassador to the United Nations, an anti-poverty activist in Sri Lanka, and a physician treating Tamil refugees. [includes rush transcript]

  • Post-Tsunami Indonesia: As Armed Rebels Disband, Military Still Controls Aceh


    The Aceh region of Indonesia was ground zero for the tsunami. The death toll there has been estimated at up to 200,000 people. We speak with Ed McWilliams, a former State Department official in Jakarta about the humanitarian disaster and political fallout between the armed GAM rebels and the Indonesian government. [includes rush transcript]