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Turkish rescue and police work at the scene of a collapsed building following a 6.8 magnitude earthquake in Elazig, eastern
At least 30 people were missing in Elazig province
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Sat, 01/25/2020 - 02:01
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a visit to an anti-narcotics police base in Bogota, Colombia, Tuesday, Jan
Mary Louise Kelly said the US secretary of state cursed at her and asked Do you think Americans care about Ukraine?
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Fri, 01/24/2020 - 21:27
Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, talks during a joint news conference with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan,
Given that Libya is 2,000 kilometers from Turkey, one military expert questions?whether Ankara?is capable of sustaining?a hot conflict
Dorian Jones
Fri, 01/24/2020 - 18:53
People walk through street decorated with Serbian flags in Mitrovica, Kosovo, October 5, 2019. REUTERS/Florion Goga
Top Trump administration officials have been pressing Serbia, Kosovo to resolve their long-standing differences?
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Fri, 01/24/2020 - 18:19
A sign denouncing President Emmanuel Macron's pension reforms notes that the protest movement marked its 51st day, Jan. 24, 2020, in Paris. (Lisa Bryant/VOA)
Thousands take to streets to protest reforms, even as analysts say movement is losing steam?
Lisa Bryant
Fri, 01/24/2020 - 17:14
Workers load goods for export onto a crane at a port in Lianyungang, Jiangsu province, China June 7, 2019. Picture taken June 7
At World Economic Forum in Davos this week, he swept aside consensus plan to focus on climate change, instead bringing his own agenda?
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Fri, 01/24/2020 - 16:10
A woman reads a newspaper and waits for customers as she sells newspapers and magazines at an underground walkway in central
Critics say draft law put forward by Culture, Youth and Sports Ministry paves?way for?excessive governmental regulation?of the?media and could be used to harass journalists
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Fri, 01/24/2020 - 15:23
People stand outside a collapsed building after an earthquake in Elazig, Turkey, January 24, 2020. Ihlas News Agency (IHA) via
The 6.8-magnitude earthquake was felt in several parts of eastern Turkey near the Iraqi and Syrian borders
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Fri, 01/24/2020 - 13:31
Iran's top nuclear negotiator Abbas Araqchi and Secretary General of the European External Action Service (EEAS) Helga Schmit attend a meeting of the JCPOA Joint Commission in Vienna, Austria, June 28, 2019.
On Jan. 15, Britain, France and Germany reluctantly triggered the accords dispute resolution mechanism to force Iran into discussions on possible violations of the deal
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Fri, 01/24/2020 - 12:05
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco, Jan. 13, 2020.
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In Kyiv, secretary of state will meet with Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, whose July 25 phone call with Trump triggered the whistleblower complaint that led to Trump's impeachment
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Fri, 01/24/2020 - 11:57
Liliana Segre, an 89-year-old Auschwitz survivor and senator-for-life, right, flanked by Milan's Mayor Giuseppe Sala speaks at
Her son Aldo Rolfi, who lives there now, reported the offensive graffiti to police, the news agency LaPresse reported.
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Fri, 01/24/2020 - 14:22
The river Onyar is seen swollen during a storm in Girona, Spain, on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020. Since Sunday the storm has hit
The storm has lasted for six days, accompanied by heavy winds, snow and hail
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Fri, 01/24/2020 - 10:00
FILE - A security cctv camera is seen by the Olympic Stadium at the Olympic Park in London.
The Metropolitan Police Service said Friday it will use the cameras to automatically scan the faces of people passing through small targeted areas where intelligence suggests serious offenders will be found
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Fri, 01/24/2020 - 08:38
Charlotte Charles, mother of Harry Dunn, who died after his motorbike was involved in an August 2019 accident in Britain with
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British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab called the U.S. decision a denial of justice.
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Fri, 01/24/2020 - 09:11
Storm Gloria Causes Death, Destruction in Spain
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The Spanish government is holding an emergency meeting Friday after an unusual winter storm caused death and destruction on its Mediterranean coast. The death toll in Spain rose to 11 on Thursday, the fifth day of the storm, which has also caused floods in southern France. VOA Zlatica Hoke reports.
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Fri, 01/24/2020 - 03:37