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 2023-01-29 05:10 

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Latest Developments in Ukraine: Jan. 29...

Full developments of the conflict between Russia and Ukraine...

 2023-01-29 03:17 

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New Zealand Roiled by Flash Floods, Landslides for Third Day...

The nation's weather forecaster warns of more severe weather on Sunday and Monday for the north island...

 2023-01-29 02:27 

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Afghan Soldier Seeks US Asylum And 'American Dream'...

An Afghan soldier now free as he works to secure asylum in the United States...

 2023-01-29 02:11 

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Burkina Rally Celebrate Word That French Troops Will Leave...

Troops deployed to help fight jihadi insurgency will leave within a month...

 2023-01-29 01:55 

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Iran Thwarts Drone Attack on Military Site...

Incident happened at site said to ammunition factory...

 2023-01-29 01:45 

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$100 Repair Bill Sparked N. California Shooting, Prosecutor Says...

Supervisor demanded he pay $100 to repair a forklift...

 2023-01-29 01:31 

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Online System to Seek Asylum in US Quickly Overwhelmed...

New mobile app gives error messages, freezes up...

 2023-01-29 01:16 

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Report: Iranian Olympic Skier Flees to Germany...

She was the only Iranian woman to qualify for last year's Beijing Winter Games...

 2023-01-29 01:06 

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Memphis Police Disband Unit Involved in Nichols Beating...

5 officers have been fired and charged with murder...

 2023-01-29 00:54 

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California Shooting: 3 Dead, 4 Hurt in Ritzy LA Enclave...

It's at least the sixth mass shooting in California this month...

 2023-01-29 00:46 

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Paris Rallies Demand Freedom for Europeans in Iran...

The French government this week denounced the plight of seven French citizens held in Iranian prisons, calling the detentions 'unjustifiable and unacceptable'...

 2023-01-29 00:27 

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Russian Strike Kills 3; Zelenskyy Seeks Long-Range Missiles...

Ukrainian leader says countering Russia missiles key to saving lives...

 2023-01-28 23:41 

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Former Bulgarian PM Shares Details of Secret Deliveries of Bulgarian Ammo to Ukraine...

Ukraine started receiving Bulgarian-made ammunition last April, and in an interview with VOA, Kiril Petkov talks about the stealth operation...

 2023-01-28 23:09 

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'Remember the Titans' Screenwriter Gregory Allen Howard Dies...

Howard was the first Black screenwriter to write a drama that passed $100 million at the box office when "Titans" crossed that milestone in 2000...

 2023-01-28 22:58 

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Peru Congress Rejects Snap Election, President Asks to Try Again...

Peru's embattled president Dina Boluarte fails to get support for her idea on how to get the country out of a deepening political crisis...

 2023-01-28 22:38 

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Strong Earthquake Strikes Turkey-Iran Border...

The quake, with a magnitude of up to 5.9, destroyed houses in a main provincial city in Iran, say Iranian media and the European Mediterranean Seismological Center...

 2023-01-28 22:22 

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Hundreds Pay Tribute to Slain Eswatini Political Activist...

Hours before his murder, King Mswati III had warned activists who defy him not to...

 2023-01-28 21:49 

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Holiday Trips Within China Surge After COVID Curbs Lifted...

The number of COVID deaths showed a weekly decline, according to official data...

 2023-01-28 21:23 

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Taliban Ban Afghan Girls From University Entrance Exam...

No foreign government has yet granted legitimacy to the de facto Afghan rulers, citing human rights concerns and their treatment of women...

 2023-01-28 20:49 

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Video of Tyre Nichols Beating Leaves Unanswered Questions...

The five Memphis Police Department officers involved in the arrest have been fired and charged with second-degree murder and other crimes...

 2023-01-28 20:10 

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Italy, Libya Sign $8B Gas Deal as PM Meloni Visits Tripoli...

The new leader seeks to secure new supplies of natural gas to replace Russian energy amid Moscow's war on Ukraine...

 2023-01-28 18:27 

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Rheinmetall Eyes Boost in Munitions Output, HIMARS Production in Germany: CEO...

CEO Armin Papperger spoke days before Germany's defense industry bosses are scheduled to meet new defense minister Boris Pistorius for the first time...

 2023-01-28 17:16 

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Sweden Tells Citizens: Avoid Crowds in Turkey After Quran Burning...

Turkey has suspended talks with Sweden and Finland on their applications to join NATO after the protest at which Rasmus Paludan, leader of the Danish far-right political party Hard Line, burned a copy of the Quran outside the Turkish embassy in Stockholm...

 2023-01-28 16:55 

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Ex-General Wins Czech Presidential Election...

61-year-old former army chief Petr Pavel was set to win more than 58% of the vote with nearly all voting districts having reported, defeating billionaire ex-premier Andrej Babis, a dominant but polarizing force in Czech politics for a decade...

 2023-01-28 16:50 

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Eritrea Troops Still on Ethiopian Soil: US...

Eritrean troops fought alongside the Ethiopian military and allied militias in the two-year conflict that pitted the Ethiopian government against rebellious forces in the northern region of Tigray...

 2023-01-28 16:45 

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Ukraine: 'Fast-Track' Talks Underway for Missiles, Planes...

Mykhailo Podolyak, an adviser to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, said Ukraine's supporters in the West 'understand how the war is developing' and the need to supply planes capable of providing cover for the armored fighting vehicles t...

 2023-01-28 16:30 

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'Whale Meat' Vending Machines Push Sales in Japan...

The Kujira (Whale) Store, an unmanned outlet that recently opened in the port town of Yokohama near Tokyo, houses three vending machines for whale sashimi, whale bacon, whale skin and whale steak, as well as canned whale meat...

 2023-01-28 15:34 

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Three Killed in Russian Strike on East Ukraine City...

Fourteen other people were wounded in the attack, which also damaged four apartment buildings and a hotel, Donetsk governor Pavlo Kyrylenko said...

 2023-01-28 15:26 

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UN Rights Chief Condemns Wholesale Repression of Human Rights in Myanmar...

Volker Trk says Myanmar has plunged deeper into crisis since the military launched a coup nearly two years ago against the democratically elected government...

 2023-01-28 15:19 

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Children Denied Same Access to Treatment for HIV/AIDS as Adults...

UNAIDS says thousands of children are dying from HIV/AIDS because, unlike adults, they do not receive treatment for the deadly disease...

 2023-01-28 13:30 

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Jazz America...
 2023-01-28 13:25 

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'He's Close to Us': Wheelchair Users in Africa Await Pope...

The pope, who began using a wheelchair last year, is visiting two countries where years of conflict have disabled many, and yet they are among the world's most difficult places to find accessibility and understanding. His visit is heartening Catholics...

 2023-01-28 13:05 

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Jazz America...
 2023-01-28 12:38 

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Indian Air Force Jets Crash...

One of three pilots has died...

 2023-01-28 11:13 

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2 Wounded in Shooting in Jerusalem on Saturday...

7 people shot dead Friday in Jerusalem synogogue...

 2023-01-28 10:19 

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UK: Russia Likely Undercounts New Year's Day Strike Casualties...

10 civilians killed in Russian strikes in Eastern Ukraine...

 2023-01-28 09:11 

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Radioactive Capsule Lost in Australia...

Workers are looking for the tiny capsule...

 2023-01-28 08:03 

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Native American News Roundup Jan. 22 - 28, 2023...

Interior Secretary halts proposed mining in Minnesota...

 2023-01-28 08:02 

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Uyghur News Recap: Jan. 20 - 27, 2023...

A summary of Uyghur-related news around the world...

 2023-01-28 08:02 

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Women Who Lived as Sex Slaves to Indian Goddess...

Devadasis are expected to live a life of religious devotion, forbidden from marrying other mortals, and forced at puberty to sacrifice their virginity to older man, in return for money or gifts...

 2023-01-28 08:01 

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UN Weekly Roundup: Jan. 21-27, 2023...

Several UN officials visit Afghanistan to try to reverse restrictions on women's rights...

 2023-01-28 08:00 

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Half Moon Bay Shooting Suspect Had Complained About Gun Violence...

In July 2022, the suspect recorded footage of an unrelated shooting, saying, 'We don't feel safe at all'...

 2023-01-28 07:18 

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San Francisco Releases Video of Attack on Nancy Pelosi's Husband...

Pelosi said she does not intend to watch the video...

 2023-01-28 05:05 

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Latest Developments in Ukraine: Jan. 28...

Full developments of the conflict between Russia and Ukraine...

 2023-01-28 04:30 

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VOA Music Alley...
 2023-01-28 04:09 

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Curious Washington Awaits Next Chinese Ambassador...

Will sharp-tongued Xie Feng, widely touted for the job, remain a 'wolf warrior' or soften his tone and actions?...

 2023-01-28 03:38 

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India's First Nasal COVID-19 Vaccine Launched...

The nasal delivery system is designed to be cost-effective and easy to use, especially for low- and middle-income countries...

 2023-01-28 03:14 

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Auckland Starts Cleanup After Torrential Rains, Flash Floods...

State of emergency remains in place in city of 1.6 million people on New Zealand's north island...

 2023-01-28 02:57 

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Peru President Gives Support for Elections Later This Year...

It's a concession for Dina Boluarte, who has been facing daily protests that have left almost 60 people dead...

 2023-01-28 02:53 

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Green Comet Zooming Our Way, Last Visited 50,000 Years Ago...

The comet might not return for millions of years....

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