Show rundown for 5/13/2005

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U.S. Operations in Iraq

U.S. forces are engaged in Iraq in a search of the remote desert villages bordering Syria. The US says it wants to clear the area of foreign fighters who are hiding out there.


New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristoff talks about genocide in Darfur and the silence of the world community.

Base Closings

The Defense Department announces which military bases it wants to close.

Star Wars

The premier of the final episode of the Star Wars movies is slated for next week.

Conductor Allen Lannom Lays Down Baton

The long time conductor of the Masterworks Chorale, Allen Lannom is retiring after this year. We have a tribute.

This program aired on May 13, 2005.

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