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Rep. Nydia Velázquez Urges White House For More Help In Puerto Rico

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Navigating A New Culture, A Syrian Refugee In Germany Seeks A Dating Coach's Advice

Aktham Abulhusn rides the subway on his way to Berlin Alexanderplatz. He came from Syria to Germany in early 2015 on a student visa and now lives there on a refugee visa. Now that his German language skills are improving, he is trying to find a girlfriend.Jacobia Dahm for NPRhide caption

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Violence In Brazil Escalates, Army Is Deployed To Neighborhoods

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Historic Transfer Of Power Takes Place In Angola

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Rough Translation: Half Of German Improv Class Is Filled With Refugees

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How Is President Trump's Security Strategy Working In Afghanistan?

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Wary Of Unrest Among Uighur Minority, China Locks Down Xinjiang Province

At Urumqi's Grand Bazaar, a police officer chats with a local vendor while a video promoting China's ethnic minorities plays on a big screen overlooking the square. This was the site of Uighur protests in 2009 that sparked citywide riots, leading to the death of hundreds. Since then, the city has become one of China's most tightly controlled police states.Rob Schmitz/NPRhide caption

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Wary Of Unrest Among Uighur Minority, China Locks Down Xinjiang Province

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Desperation In Puerto Rican Town Where 60 Percent Are Now Homeless

Carmen Rivera (at left in the orange dress) sits on a cot at the Cataño shelter. She suffers from severe asthma and knee pain and has had to be rushed by ambulance to the hospital for asthma treatment twice since the hurricane. She says she feels forgotten by authorities.Greg Allen/NPRhide caption

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Desperation In Puerto Rican Town Where 60 Percent Are Now Homeless

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Syrian Refugee Activist And Her Daughter Brutally Murdered In Turkey

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