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South Africa Puts A 'Red Alert' At Its Borders For Zimbabwe's Grace Mugabe

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:07:50 -0400

A 20-year old South African model accusing Zimbabwe's First Lady of beating her with an extension cord has rejected a proposed cash settlement, according to her legal team.

Once Shot For Advocating For Girls' Education, Malala Is Going To Oxford

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 19:35:00 -0400

The young Pakistani-born woman shot by the Taliban because she advocated for girls' education is now headed to Oxford. Malala Yousafzai is also the youngest-ever winner of the Nobel Peace Prize

At Least 13 Dead, More Than 100 Injured In Barcelona Van Attack

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:14:00 -0400

NPR's Robert Siegel talks with Guy Hedgecoe, a reporter who is following the deadly van attack in Barcelona from Madrid.

'That's Good,' Philippine President Says, As Drug Raids Kill Unprecedented Numbers

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:54:00 -0400

Police raids in the Philippines over a three-day span killed dozens of people suspected of selling or using drugs. They're the bloodiest known days in President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs.

Local Reporter Describes What We Know About Van Attack In Barcelona

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:36:30 -0400

NPR's Kelly McEvers speaks with Fiona Govan, a reporter for The Local, Spain, based in Madrid about the deadly attack in Barcelona on Thursday.

An American In Barcelona Reacts To Van Attack

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:36:30 -0400

Andrew Roby is an American on vacation in Barcelona and was in the vicinity when a van drove into a crowd of people killing at least a dozen and injuring at least 50.

Terrorism Expert In Barcelona Talks About Van Attack Near Las Ramblas

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:36:30 -0400

NPR's Kelly McEvers talks with Nafees Hamid, a terrorism expert for Artis International, who was a few blocks away from Las Ramblas, where the attack in Barcelona occurred on Thursday.

Officials Still Searching For Bodies After Deadly Mudslides In Sierra Leone

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:36:00 -0400

Three days after mudslides killed hundreds in Sierra Leone's capital city, government officials are still searching for bodies under the rubble. NPR's Robert Siegel talks with the president's spokesman, Abdulai Bayraytay, about how the West African country is responding to the disaster.

Reporter In Barcelona Describes Scene Immediately After Deadly Van Attack

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:36:00 -0400

Jim Kent runs an English-language radio station in Barcelona and arrived at the scene in the Las Ramblas district shortly after he heard the news of the deadly van attack.

In Britain, Conservative Jacob Rees-Mogg Is Gaining A Following With Younger Audience

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:36:00 -0400

An eccentric parliamentarian in Britain has become an unlikely candidate to lead the ruling Conservative party.

Tillerson And Mattis Host Japanese Counterparts Amid Rising Tensions With North Korea

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:36:00 -0400

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis are hosting their Japanese counterparts as tensions rise with North Korea.

Van Attack In Barcelona Leaves At Least A Dozen Dead, More Than 50 Injured

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:36:00 -0400

NPR's Robert Siegel talks with Associated Press reporter Joseph Wilson in Barcelona about the attack on Thursday that left at least a dozen dead and many more injured.

3 Hong Kong Activists Jailed For Role In 2014 'Umbrella' Protests

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 14:54:00 -0400

Joshua Wong was the 17-year-old face of massive pro-democracy protests in the semiautonomous city. Now, he and two others have been given stricter sentences that bar them from office for five years.

Despite Rift, Saudi Arabia Says It Will Allow Qatari Pilgrims To Conduct Hajj

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:21:00 -0400

Qatar has been isolated by neighboring countries in a heated diplomatic standoff. But Saudi Arabia has announced it plans to open its border to allow pilgrims from the tiny Gulf country.

Second Terror Attack Halted, Police Say, After 13 Killed, 100 Injured In Barcelona

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:52:00 -0400

Regional police are describing the deadly incident on a Barcelona boulevard as a terrorist attack. Hours later, police say five suspects were killed after a shootout with security forces in Cambrils.