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The convoy of Mykhaylo Dobkin was attacked by protesters on April 18 in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv. Dobkin is the former governor of the region whose pro-Russian politics has angered many Ukrainian veterans who fought against Russia-backed separatist. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) Originally published at – http://www.rferl.org/media/video/ukrainian-protesters-attack-convoy-of-former-pro-russian-governor/27684458.html

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Liz Plank went to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland to see how hard it is for Trump supporters to get a date. Subscribe to our channel! https://goo.gl/0bsAjO Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what’s really driving the events in the headlines. Check out http://www.vox.com to get […]

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Gas prices in Kyrgyzstan have ballooned in the past year. But Kenzhekul Zhumashev found an original way to deal with high costs — he started producing homemade biogas. Originally published at – http://www.rferl.org/media/video/resourceful-kyrgyz-man-beats-high-energy-costs/27684470.html

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Thousands again took to the streets of the Macedonian capital, Skopje, as nightly antigovernment demonstrations extended into a second week. Protesters blew whistles, confronted police cordons, and marched through central Skopje, demanding the president’s resignation. Originally published at – http://www.rferl.org/media/video/macedonia-protests/27685999.html

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Make some? http://www.vox.com/2016/7/26/12278742/roman-fish-sauce-garum-liquamen Garum was an ancient Roman fish sauce that was surprisingly common. Though it had many different recipes (and terms), ancient writers referenced it often, and the Roman empire was dotted with garum factories. Vox’s Phil Edwards made one of the variations of garum (and got his hands dirty in the process). Subscribe […]

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Tajikistan’s Khatlon Province has seen flooding and mudslides after days of heavy rain, causing significant damage to homes and fields. The village of Aral was hard hit, with about 100 houses destroyed — almost half of all the homes there. Originally published at – http://www.rferl.org/media/video/tajik-flooding/27686242.html

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What happens when you make a Hillary and Bernie supporter build IKEA furniture? We tried it out to see if unity was possible. Subscribe to our channel! https://goo.gl/0bsAjO Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what’s really driving the events in the headlines. Check out http://www.vox.com to get […]

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Tajikistan’s Khatlon Province suffered flooding and mudslides after days of heavy rain. It caused significant damage to homes and fields. The village of Bahoriston was hard hit, with about 100 houses destroyed — almost half of all the homes there. (RFE/RL’s Tajik Service) Originally published at – http://www.rferl.org/media/video/tajikistan-flooding/27686403.html

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NATO has helped keep the peace in the Northern Hemisphere for more than half a century. Donald Trump is threatening to dismantle it. Read more from Vox’s Zack Beauchamp: http://www.vox.com/2016/7/21/12247074/donald-trump-nato-war Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what’s really driving the events in […]

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July 18, 2016 by BOB BOILEN ? Gregory Porter’s healing soul music sends a message of compassion, and he’s got a baritone voice that resonates love. When Porter visited NPR, we’d just learned that our colleague, photojournalist David Gilkey, had been killed while working on a story for NPR in Afghanistan. When Porter began singing […]

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The 7 Women Who Broke the Glass Ceiling in U.S. Politics Before Hillary

on July 31, 2016

Posted on Jul?31,?2016 By Juan Cole This post originally ran on Truthdig contributor Juan Cole?s website. As I pointed out, it is all very nice that Hillary Clinton is the first American woman to be nominated as the standard-bearer for her party?s presidential bid, but 11 Muslim women have already served.? Women comprise 51% of […]

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Links for 2016-07-30 [del.icio.us]

on July 31, 2016

He compared the incorporation of Tor ? free, secure, and partially funded by the U.S. government ? to WhatsApp and other apps that integrate Open Whisper System?s end-to-end encryption into their code, protecting mobile phone users and their conversations from hackers and surveillance. ?With the internet of things, it?s the same thing,? he said. ?You […]

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Thirty years after the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, not many people still live in the areas of Belarus most affected by the fallout. A hardy few remain in the Krasnapolle district in the country’s east. RFE/RL’s Belarussian Service recorded some of their stories. Originally published at – http://www.rferl.org/media/video/chernobyl-krasnapolle/27686669.html

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The Party Platform Democrats Won't Stand On

on July 30, 2016

Cameras in the Wells Fargo Center for day three of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, July 27, 2016. (Photo: Eric Thayer / The New York Times) “Thanks to the millions of people across the country who got involved in the political process — many for the first time — we now have the most […]

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