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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:00:32 +0000"Be patient with democracy and struggle relentlessly to free yourself from the shackles of the caricature the populists have drawn of you [...] I know: I’m from Venezuela."
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:56:43 +0000"Strained relations in Burundi are causing price hikes and making life very difficult for the population. We need an urgent resolution to the Burundi crisis".
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:22:23 +0000In some cases, children as young as five years of age share in their family’s labor when they really should be playing or studying at school.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 11:08:56 +0000Thousands of women across India rally, carrying signs reading, “I will go out,” in a campaign to reclaim their right to public spaces without fear of being attacked.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 04:43:25 +0000Japan in the 1970s. Central Hiroshima was still a slum, but the country was undergoing an economic miracle. American Larry Rosensweig was there to witness it. And he took pics.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 21:48:33 +0000Over the past several months, Burundi’s ongoing political-security crisis has exacerbated diplomatic tensions and local economic decline.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 15:59:30 +0000Despite a lack of evidence suggesting any foul play, many Brazilians — particularly people on the political fringes — have promoted elaborate and largely unsubstantiated theories about Zavacksi's untimely death.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 15:16:35 +0000Critics worry Moscow's Oncology Hospital No. 62 will close as part of a broader movement towards the privatization of the Russian health care system.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 10:15:40 +0000In Golzow, the population had shrunk so much that authorities were considering closing the village's only elementary school. That's when the town mayor invited Syrian refugee families to move in.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 01:52:29 +0000"When will this nonsense end? Or will it end at all? Each claim appears more ludicrous than the previous one."
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 18:42:55 +0000A long-term Afghan resident of Japan was accused of being a terrorist by an American military unit stationed in Okinawa Prefecture. It has since been debunked as "fake news".
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 12:00:03 +0000“I feel that I am in exile not just physically, my mind is also in exile."
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:52:01 +0000Child marriage will likely soon be illegal in Trinidad and Tobago, but the country's new legislation isn't likely to end the controversy surrounding the practice.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:43:08 +0000The extradition of the notorious criminal "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States makes waves in Mexico, where it's said to be a “farewell gift” to Barack Obama.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:23:11 +0000Bin Ghaith was held incommunicado for nine months over and deprived of adequate food and clothing. Supporters are now concerned for his health.