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Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido, who many nations have recognised as the country's rightful interim ruler, gestures…
He emphasizes importance of international support in unseating Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro
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Sat, 01/25/2020 - 20:39
Former prisoner Stanislaw Zalewski attends the 74th anniversary of the liberation of former German Nazi death camp Auschwitz…
1.1 million people, mostly Jews, were murdered at the Nazi extermination camp 
Henry Ridgwell
Sat, 01/25/2020 - 20:00
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan carries the coffin of a victim after an earthquake hit Elazig, eastern Turkey, Friday, during the funeral procession for Salih Civelek and Aysegul Civelek, Jan. 25, 2020.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warns people against repeating `negative' hearsay about country being unprepared for earthquakes 
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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 accord’s 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