Show rundown for 2/6/2007

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Iranian Diplomat Kidnapped in Iraq

An Iranian diplomat in Baghdad is seized by gunmen wearing Iraqi army uniforms. We speak with Liz Sly of the Chicago Tribune in Baghdad.

Color Commentary

We spend some time exploring the issue of race in politics — specifically Obama Barack's race — with writer Deborah Nickerson.

Iraq War Resolution

Will the Senate reach agreement on a resolution on the war in Iraq?

Remembering Sergeant Fuller

We visit with the family of a young soldier who died in Iraq and is being laid to rest today.

Break the Ban on Afghan Music

A new CD of Afghan traditional songs for children will be released next month. We speak to Afghan expat Vaheed Kaacemy and Louise Pascal, who is spearheading the effort.

This program aired on February 6, 2007.

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