Biden Approves 31 Battle Tanks for Ukraine

President Joe Biden announced the U.S. will send 31 Abrams battle tanks to Ukraine just hours after Germany said it will send 14 Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine. The moves are part of a united effort to help Kyiv defend itself against invading Russian forces. VOA's Cindy Saine reports.
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Dozens Killed in Pakistan Mosque Bombing

Dozens Killed in Pakistan Mosque Bombing

Pakistani authorities say a suicide bomb attack on a mosque filled with police officers in the country’s northwestern city Peshawar has killed 61 people and wounded more than 150 others. Iftikhar Hussain has this report from Washington. Usman Khan...

Blinken: US-Israel Ties Strong, but Two-State Solution with Palestinians Needed.

Blinken: US-Israel Ties Strong, but Two-State Solution with Palestinians Needed.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reiterates concerns about Iran’s nuclear ambitions Originally published at -

Global Guinea Worm Infections Continue Downward Trend.

Global Guinea Worm Infections Continue Downward Trend.

If effort to rid world of parasite is successful, Guinea worm would be only second disease eradicated from planet     Originally published at -

Death of Turkish Migrant in Greece Prompts Accusations of Torture.

Death of Turkish Migrant in Greece Prompts Accusations of Torture.

The body of Barış Büyüksu allegedly showed signs of torture Originally published at -

US-Led Coalition Advisers Help Unify Kurdish Forces in Iraq.

US-Led Coalition Advisers Help Unify Kurdish Forces in Iraq.

A group of military advisers from the U.S. and other members of the global coalition against the Islamic State group are working closely with Kurdish forces in Iraq to modernize the fighters and prepare them for future terror threats. VOA’s Sirwan...