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    Citing Betrayal, Some Syrian Rebels Withdraw From Front

    Fighter tells VOA morale has dropped to rock bottom; an intense bombing campaign by Russian warplanes has hit rebels in northern Syria hard

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    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaksduring a campaign stop, at Manchester Community College in Manchester, New Hampshire, Feb. 8, 2016.

    Multimedia Candidates Make Last-Minute Appeals in New Hampshire

    Primary on Tuesday could make, break several candidates' White House aspirations; large amount of uncertainty remains, though polls show Sanders, Trump leading state

    North Koreans gather at the Kim Il Sung Square to celebrate a satellite launch, Feb. 8, 2016, in Pyongyang, North Korea.

    North Korea Undeterred by International Condemnation

    US Joint Space Operations Center says North Korea's rocket launch put two objects in orbit, but it is unclear if either is sending out signals

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    Bhutanese Refugees in New Hampshire Closely Watching Primary Electioni
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    February 08, 2016 9:43 PM
    They fled their country and lived in refugee camps in neighboring Nepal for decades before being resettled in the northeastern U.S. state of New Hampshire -- now the focus of the U.S. presidential contest. VOA correspondent Aru Pande spoke with members of the Bhutanese community, including new American citizens, about the campaign and the strong anti-immigrant rhetoric of some of the candidates.

    Bhutanese Refugees in New Hampshire Closely Watching Primary Election

    They fled their country and lived in refugee camps in neighboring Nepal for decades before being resettled in the northeastern U.S. state of New Hampshire. Like other New Hampshire residents, the new American citizens are following the presidential campaign closely.


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    'No Means No' Program Targets Sexual Violence in Kenyai
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    February 08, 2016 4:30 PM
    The organizers of an initiative to reduce and stop rape in the informal settlements around Kenya's capital say their program is having marked success. Girls are taking self-defense classes while the boys are learning how to protect the girls and respect them. Lenny Ruvaga reports from Nairobi.
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    Helping the Blind 'See' Great Arti
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    February 08, 2016 4:26 PM
    There are 285 million blind and visually impaired people in the world who are unable to enjoy visual art at a museum. One New York photographer is trying to fix this situation by making tangible copies of the world’s masterpieces. VOA correspondent Victoria Kupchinetsky was there as visually impaired people got a feel for great art. Joy Wagner narrates her report.

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