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The Ins And Outs Of Securing Chemical Weapons

What it would take to identify, inventory and destroy Syria's chemical weapons? How can the U.S. tell if Syria is lying, and whether this solution bestows an unintended legitimacy to the Assad regime? Host Scott Simon asks Former United Nations weapons inspector Charles Duelfer.
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U.S., Russia Reach Deal On Syrian Chemical Weapons

Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov say they agreed on a framework of "principles" for securing Syrian chemical weapons.
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In Syria Debate, Obama's Internal Dialogue Becomes Audible

President Obama's approach to Syria has taken a number of surprising twists and turns in the weeks since a poison gas attack in August. A surprise agreement between Russia and the U.S. on a timetable for destroying Syria's weapons is the latest in what appears at times to be an unscripted drama.
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Who's Carl This Time

Carl Kasell reads three quotes from the week's news: Secretary of Misstate, Hello City, Phoning It In.
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Panel Round One

Our panelists answer questions about the week's news: An Infallible Auto.
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Bluff The Listener

Our panelists tell three stories of a company revamping its public image, only one of which is true.
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Panel Round Two

More questions for the panel: A Royal Mistake, Slippery When Brie, Just Say Oy.
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Limericks

Carl reads three news-related limericks: Chicken Latte, Bieber Barbasol, Blabbermouth.
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Lightning Fill In The Blank

All the news we couldn't fit anywhere else.
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Prediction

Now that he's done his New York Times op-ed, our panelists predict what Vladimir Putin will write a column about next.

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