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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 05:03:00 -0400Florida is seeing a surge of Cuban migrants desperate to make the dangerous sea crossing. They fear an end to current U.S. immigration policy, which gives Cubans who reach U.S. land special status.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 05:03:00 -0400The refugee camp known as The Jungle is located in the northern port city of Calais. Police have started removing thousands of migrants from the camp, and they're not happy about leaving.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 05:03:00 -0400Renee Montagne talks to Save the Children's Ruaridh Villar about what he's seeing and hearing from Iraqis fleeing Mosul, and the surrounding areas following the offensive against the Islamic State.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 17:07:31 -0400France says the unofficial migrant camp on the north coast of the country will be demolished "within days." That means up to 10,000 asylum-seekers are being resettled at centers across France.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 17:07:31 -0400The U.K. justice minister has pardoned thousands of gay men convicted under "gross indecency" laws, which made homosexuality illegal until 1967.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 17:07:31 -0400Political prisoner Francisco Marquez was just released from a Venezuelan jail. Now in exile in the U.S., Marquez speaks with NPR's Michel Martin about the experience.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 17:07:31 -0400Venezuela has suspended the opposition movement's campaign for a recall referendum for President Nicolas Maduro. NPR's Michel Martin talks with reporter John Otis about the latest in the country.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 15:00:00 -0400Motivational speaker Saed Karzoun has a tough sell in the West Bank as he tries to preach optimism and self-empowerment at a time when pessimism runs high among Palestinians.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 08:24:00 -0400As troops close in on Mosul, Rachel Martin talks with former White House counter-insurgency adviser David Kilcullen. He describes how techniques failed to secure lasting peace in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 08:24:00 -0400France will begin dismantling a migrant camp in Calais tomorrow. It's called "the Jungle" and it's home to thousands of migrants.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 07:00:02 -0400South Sudan has been in turmoil for much of the five years since it became independent. That trouble is spilling over into northern Uganda, where refugees are flowing in.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 17:11:15 -0400In Iraq, the battle for control of Mosul, the country's second largest city, has been raging for almost a week. There are differing narratives coming from the Pentagon and the front lines.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 15:00:00 -0400The Pentagon is predicting big victories soon over ISIS in Iraq and Syria. Even if that happens, the next U.S. leader will have figure out how to deal with a weakened, but still dangerous group.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 12:57:00 -0400"We were told we should be raising children instead," Junko Tabei said of the all-female expedition she helped lead on Everest in 1975.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 10:22:00 -0400Travelers had crowded onto the train because a section of the main road between Cameroon's two largest cities had collapsed.