• Three Wounded In Attack On Polio Team In Pakistan
    Three people have been injured when a remote-controlled bomb targeted a polio team in northwestern Pakistan.
  • The Rundown -- October 22
    RFE/RL in the Media # Read Brian Whitmore in the "Atlantic" on the Kremlin's youth strategy   Russia # Can a Riga-based news outlet set up by the old Lenta team offer hope for independent media? # Russia sends troops and jets to the Arctic  # "Russia Today, Argentina Tomorrow" - Fabian Bosoer and Federico Finchelstein, "New York Times"  # "Guardian" says Sweden joining NATO may now...
  • Pakistan's Malala Receives U.S. Liberty Medal
    Malala Yousafzai, the child rights activist and youngest-ever recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, received the U.S. Liberty Medal October 22 and pledged her $100,000 award to education in her homeland Pakistan.
  • UN Says Assault On Yazidis May Be Genocide Attempt
    A United Nations official says evidence strongly indicates that the Islamic State group's assault on Iraq's Yazidi religious minority is "an attempt to commit genocide."
  • Kerry To Meet Merkel In Berlin
    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is due to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on October 22, in a visit to mark next month's 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
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