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Explore the personal stories of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Ghana's mixed fortune as a dumping ground for e-waste
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In order to show solidarity with NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, who is currently in Hong Kong, residents of the city have taken to social media to organise a rally in his support.
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We expose the dirty secrets behind Australia's fresh food industry and the widespread exploitation of foreign workers.
Human Rights, Australia, Food
Portraits of four individuals who are fighting against the odds to succeed and give back to their African communities.
Human Rights, Arts & Culture, Africa
The devastating impact that war and living under the constant threat of drones has had on the people of Afghanistan.
War & Conflict, Health, Afghanistan
We look at American engagement in Africa and examine how important the resource-rich continent is to the US.
Business & Economy, Africa, US & Canada