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 2022-06-29 17:22 

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Ghanaian Police Arrest 29 People Protesting High Cost of Living...

Ghana's opposition led a second day of protests Wednesday over the high cost of living and record inflation. Police fired tear gas at protesters Tuesday and made several arrests.Clad in red and black, the hundreds of protesters chanted war songs while...

 2022-06-29 17:04 

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African Union Urges Restraint after Ethiopia-Sudan Border Clashes...

Analysts Explain to VOA What The recent Flareup of Violence Could Mean...

 2022-06-29 17:00 

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UN Investigator Calls For Access to Burundi to Probe Human Rights Violations...

He says gathering information from secondary sources could tarnish the credibility and neutrality of his report...

 2022-06-29 16:53 

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Ethiopian Government and TPLF Wrangle Over Peace Talks Mediation...

The government expresses support for AU mediation of talks, while TPLF looks to Kenya...

 2022-06-29 16:50 

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Thai Rice Demand Predicted to Rise as Ukraine War Continues...

Thai economists say demand for rice is set to increase this year driven by the war in Ukraine...

 2022-06-29 16:39 

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UN: Climate of Fear and Impunity Reigns in Belarus...

Intensifying systematic and widespread repression in Belarus is eroding peoples' civic and political rights...

 2022-06-29 16:37 

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US Supreme Court Expands State Power Over Tribes in Win for Oklahoma...

The court ruled 5-4 in favor of Oklahoma over the state's attempt to prosecute Victor Castro-Huerta, a non-Native American convicted of child neglect...

 2022-06-29 15:05 

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Border Crossings...

VOA's live worldwide international music request show with host Larry London....

 2022-06-29 15:05 

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Border Crossings...

VOA's live worldwide international music request show with host Larry London....

 2022-06-29 15:05 

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Border Crossings...

VOA's live worldwide international music request show with host Larry London....

 2022-06-29 14:37 

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Taliban-US Huddle in Doha on Afghan Frozen Funds, Economic Issues...

Taliban say Foreign Minister Amir Muttaqi and US Envoy Thomas West to lead their respective teams...

 2022-06-29 12:34 

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Alaska's Strategic Importance:US Bolsters 'Last Frontier' Bases on NATO's Western Flank...

In the last decade, the military invested billions of dollars upgrading air and missile defenses...

 2022-06-29 12:14 

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Rights Groups Urge Thailand Not to Force Captive Uyghurs Back to China...

'If [the] Thai government sends them back to China, it's like we send them to death,' says opposition lawmaker Rangsiman Rome....

 2022-06-29 12:14 

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China A 'Military Threat' to Australia, According to New Poll...

Lowy Institute survey reveals Australians' trust in China is at a record low...

 2022-06-29 11:20 

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Japan, South Korea Leaders Meet on Sidelines of NATO Summit...

It's the first in-person meeting of Japan-South Korea leaders since 2019...

 2022-06-29 11:00 

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Thailand Hosts Transgender Pageant as Equality Drive Hits Parliament...

Thailand has a reputation as an open society, but it is underpinned by a conservative culture which has resisted same-sex unions and other gender equality laws...

 2022-06-29 10:44 

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Takeaways From First Primaries Since Roe v. Wade Overturned...

In Colorado's Republican primary for the US Senate, businessman Joe O'Dea became one of the only abortion-rights-supporting Republican in the nation to win a statewide primary...

 2022-06-29 10:35 

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Maria Ressa: Philippines Affirms News Site Shutdown Order...

Filipino journalist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Maria Ressa announced in a speech in Hawaii Tuesday that the Philippine government is affirming a previous order to shut down Rappler, the news website she co-founded...

 2022-06-29 10:04 

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Miranda Rights Endure Despite US Supreme Court Ruling...

High court ruled that police officers can't be sued for failing to advise suspects of their right to remain silent during an interrogation...

 2022-06-29 09:48 

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NATO Leaders Gather for Madrid Summit...

Russia's war in Ukraine among topics on agenda...

 2022-06-29 09:30 

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US, Britain Join Other Democracies Urging China to Honor Hong Kong Commitments Ahead of Handover Anniversary...

State Department issued security alert ahead of events marking the 25th anniversary of Hong Kong's handover to China's rule...

 2022-06-29 08:13 

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Williams Stunned by Tan in First-Round Wimbledon Exit...

Seven-time champion Serena Williams suffered a second straight Wimbledon first-round exit as she was stunned by French debutant Harmony Tan in a late-night Centre Court epic on Tuesday...

 2022-06-29 05:42 

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India Arrests Media Fact-Checker, Sparks Press Freedom Concerns...

The journalist is accused of 'hurting religious sentiment' of Hindus in a tweet from 2018...

 2022-06-29 04:57 

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First Post-Roe Primaries Put Abortion at Center of Key Races...

The midterm primary season entered a new, more volatile phase on Tuesday as voters participate in the first elections since the U.S. Supreme Court's decision revoking a woman's constitutional right to an abortion jolted the nation's politics....

 2022-06-29 04:14 

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Latest Developments in Ukraine: June 29...

The latest developments in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine...

 2022-06-29 03:07 

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G-7 Countries Offer Alternative to China's Development Juggernaut...

Biden says $600 billion Western-funded infrastructure plan is built on shared values of transparency, partnership, protections for labor, environment...

 2022-06-29 02:43 

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German Court Gives 101-year-old Ex-Nazi Guard Five Years in Jail...

A German court on Tuesday handed a five-year jail sentence to a 101-year-old former Nazi concentration camp guard, the oldest person to go on trial for complicity in war crimes during the Holocaust....

 2022-06-29 01:49 

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Colombia Truth Commission Gives Scathing Report on Civil War...

The commission's final report is based on interviews with 30,000 war victims, military leaders, former guerrilla fighters and five former Colombian presidents...

 2022-06-29 01:21 

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FDA Advisers Recommend Updating COVID-19 Booster Shots for Fall...

Advisers to the U.S. government are recommending that COVID-19 booster shots used this fall be modified to better match more recent variants of the coronavirus. A final decision from the Food and Drug Administration is expected within days, and it will ha...

 2022-06-29 01:20 

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Cooperation by US, Allies Step Toward 'Asian NATO,' North Korea Media Says...

The three countries will also conduct a combined missile detection and tracking exercise near Hawaii in August, called Pacific Dragon...

 2022-06-29 00:45 

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US Officials Announce More Steps Against Monkeypox Outbreak...

Most monkeypox patients experience only fever, body aches, chills and fatigue....

 2022-06-28 23:34 

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Miranda Rights Endure Despite US Supreme Court Ruling...

High court ruled that police officers can't be sued for failing to advise suspects of their right to remain silent during an interrogation...

 2022-06-28 23:33 

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Former White House Aide: Trump Angry, Volatile as 2020 Defeat Became Obvious...

Cassidy Hutchinson recounts how Trump thought VP Mike Pence should be hung...

 2022-06-28 23:30 

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Zelenskyy Calls Russia 'Terrorist State' After Latest Attacks on Ukraine...

Turkey lifts objections to Sweden and Finland joining NATO...

 2022-06-28 21:16 

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Finland, Sweden on Path to NATO Membership as Turkey Drops Veto...

The breakthrough came after four hours of talks just before a NATO summit began in Madrid, averting an embarrassing impasse at the gathering of 30 leaders that aims to show resolve against Russia...

 2022-06-28 20:54 

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US Accuses 5 Firms in China of Supporting Russia's Military...

Commerce Department also added additional 31 entities to blacklist from countries including Russia, UAE, Lithuania, Pakistan, Singapore, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan and Vietnam, according to Federal Register entry...

 2022-06-28 20:13 

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Ghislaine Maxwell Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison...

Ghislaine Maxwell, the jet-setting socialite who once consorted with royals, presidents and billionaires, was sentenced to 20 years in prison Tuesday for helping wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein sexually abuse underage girls.The stiff sentence was the pu...

 2022-06-28 19:47 

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More Than 100 Slayings in Syria Camp Since January 2021, UN Says...

More than 100 people, including many women, have been murdered in a Syrian camp in just 18 months, the United Nations said Tuesday, demanding countries repatriate their citizens.The Al-Hol camp is increasingly unsafe, and the child detainees are being con...

 2022-06-28 19:35 

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Flashpoint Ukraine...

Go beyond the headlines with VOA's Flashpoint Ukraine. Each weekday at 2105 UTC, VOA's Steve Miller puts the latest development into global context with interviews and analysis....

 2022-06-28 18:52 

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Bangladesh Jails Critics of Landmark Bridge Project...

The newly opened Padma Bridge has been hailed as the Bangladesh government's greatest achievement...

 2022-06-28 18:52 

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UN: More Than 300,000 Civilians Killed in 10 Years of Syrian War...

Number reflects those killed by the fighting, not those who died from indirect causes...

 2022-06-28 18:35 

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FLASHPOINT UKRAINE: Russia Intensifies Attacks in Ukraine's North, South Ahead of NATO Summit...

Russia intensifies its attacks on major cities in Ukraine's north and south, as leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations ended their summit in Germany with a pledge to cap the price of Russian oil to try to dent that nation's war chest....

 2022-06-28 18:12 

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June 28, 2022...

A look at the best news photos from around the world....

 2022-06-28 17:26 

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Former White House Aide to Testify About 2021 US Capitol Riot...

Cassidy Hutchinson was an assistant to former Trump chief of staff Mark Meadows...

 2022-06-28 17:16 

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Lone Referral Hospital in Ethiopia's Afar Region Struggles as Malnutrition Soars...

Ethiopia's war with Tigrayan forces has left less than 10 percent of the region's clinics functioning and hospitals struggling to cope...

 2022-06-28 17:10 

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US Pledges $55 Million to Afghan Quake Response...

US funding will provide essential food, health and sanitation supplies to Afghans impacted by last week's deadly earthquake...

 2022-06-28 17:02 

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Children in Armed Conflict Subjected to Unspeakable Horrors: UNICEF...

Study finds more than a quarter-million children in armed conflict endured grave violations between 2005 and 2020...

 2022-06-28 16:09 

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 2022-06-28 16:06 

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Cameroon Separatists-for-Hire Suspected in Intercommunal Killings...

Rebels deny role in attacks, which left at least 30 people dead...

 2022-06-28 15:05 

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Border Crossings...

VOA's live worldwide international music request show with host Larry London....

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