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Associated Press/Photo by Fernando Llano

Femicide rising

International | Women in Mexico protest increasing gender-based violence
by Julia A. Seymour
Posted 3/17/20, 06:33 pm

Ingrid. Fatima. Maria.

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Associated Press/Photo by Michael Probst

Germany fears hate group renaissance

International | Attacks against minorities are on the rise
by Onize Ohikere
Posted 2/25/20, 02:41 pm

About 10,000 people marched through the streets of Hanau, Germany, on Sunday carrying Turkish flags and photos of the nine people killed in a mass shooting last week. The attack on migrants stoked fears of a larger problem of far-right violence in the country.

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Rahmat Gul

U.S. favorite declared winner in Afghanistan

International | President Ashraf Ghani has supported American negotiations with the Taliban
by Mindy Belz
Posted 2/20/20, 06:10 pm

AFGHANISTAN: Ashraf Ghani has narrowly won a contested election, officials announced after a five-month dispute over the vote. Ghani, clearly the U.S. favorite as it tries to conclude a peace agreement with the Taliban, won a second term by securing only 50.64 percent of the vote, and his rival Abdullah Abdullah says he may form his own government.

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