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FRONTLINE / WORLD; State of Emergency


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State of Emergency
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First, a visit to Swat Valley in Pakistan's North-West Frontier Province, where the Pakistani Army is fighting Taliban insurgents, features the story of a Pakistani Taliban leader. Then, a report on the Russian presidential election examines the Kremlin crackdown on former chess champ and presidential candidate Garry Kasparov. Finally, a look at the new freedom of artistic expression in Cuba.

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Cuba: The Art Revolution

Pakistan: State Of Emergency

Russia: Putin’s Plan



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Chicago: “FRONTLINE / WORLD; State of Emergency,” 02/21/2008, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 16, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_54640B9E3E5047079B968C0890F8F988.
MLA: “FRONTLINE / WORLD; State of Emergency.” 02/21/2008. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 16, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_54640B9E3E5047079B968C0890F8F988>.
APA: FRONTLINE / WORLD; State of Emergency. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_54640B9E3E5047079B968C0890F8F988
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