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I did it for my daughter, says woman arrested for headscarf protest in Iran

14 Feb 2019

Azam Jangravi's heart was pounding when she climbed atop an electricity transformer box on Tehran's busy Revolution Street a year ago. She raised her headscarf in the air and waved it above her head. | Video

Moldova hosts 10 km race in world's largest wine cellar

21 Jan 2019

MILESTII MICI, Moldova Hundreds of runners competed in a 10 km (6 mile) race in the world's largest wine cellar on Sunday, navigating by the light of headlamps as they hurtled through dark limestone caves that stretch some 200 km underground near the capital of Moldova. | Video

Freed pastor Brunson leaves Turkey, due in U.S. Saturday

13 Oct 2018

IZMIR, Turkey A U.S. pastor was flown out of Turkey on Friday after a court freed him from two years of detention, in a step that could improve U.S.-Turkish ties strained by disputes over Syria, Iran and Ankara's planned purchase of Russian military equipment. | Video

Gaza Palestinians fear a bleak Ramadan lies ahead, amid poverty and killings

16 May 2018

GAZA On the eve of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, many Gazans on Wednesday were worried about how they will put food on the table.

Gaza Palestinians fear a bleak Ramadan lies ahead, amid poverty and killings

16 May 2018

GAZA On the eve of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, many Gazans on Wednesday were worried about how they will put food on the table.

Gaza hospitals strive to cope with numbers of wounded protesters

15 May 2018

GAZA Worried families crowded the halls and spilled out of rooms in Gaza's hospitals on Tuesday, as patients wounded at a border protest awaited treatment for injuries suffered on Monday, the deadliest day for Palestinians in years.

Saudi women celebrate Women's Day with a jog in Jeddah

10 Mar 2018

(The Mar. 8 story was corrected to remove the jogger reference in paragraph 7) | Video

Refugee chef cooks up a taste of Syria in London

27 Mar 2017

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Chef Imad Alarnab furiously chops onions and stirs giant pots of bubbling stew as he prepares dinner.

Refugee chef cooks up a taste of Syria in London

27 Mar 2017

LONDON, March 27 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Chef Imad Alarnab furiously chops onions and stirs giant pots of bubbling stew as he prepares dinner.

Having fled fighting, Iraqis and Syrians learn to code

09 Feb 2017

ERBIL, Iraq At a training course in northern Iraq, people displaced by the wars in Mosul and neighbouring Syria are learning how to code. | Video

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