New Refugees Celebrate First Thanksgiving in US

Refugees from around the world who resettled in the Washington area got together to celebrate their first Thanksgiving in the United States. VOA’s Shahnaz Nafees has the story.
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Iran's Diverse Cuisine Becomes a Weapon in Drive for Change.

Iran's Diverse Cuisine Becomes a Weapon in Drive for Change.

As demonstrations against the Iranian government continue around the world, VOA spoke to the founder of a new drive to support Iranians pushing for change. Originally published at -

Despite War, Ukraine Continues to Play Football

Despite War, Ukraine Continues to Play Football

Professional teams' determination to play and support for front-line fighters lifts fans' spirits during wartime   Originally published at -

Police Disperse Protests Approaching Peru’s Congress #shorts.

Police Disperse Protests Approaching Peru’s Congress #shorts.

Hundreds of demonstrators were in the streets of Lima Thursday to protest the power transition prompted by former president Pedro Castillo's call to dissolve the Peruvian Congress, which ended with his arrest. MORE: Police dispersed some groups fi...

Chinese President Xi Welcomed by Saudi Crown Prince.

Chinese President Xi Welcomed by Saudi Crown Prince.

Chinese leader Xi Jinping is welcomed by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, December 8, 2022. Xi held landmark talks with Saudi Arabia's King Salman and Crown Prince MBS. Saudi state television aired footage of Xi's ca...

New York Times Journalists, Staff on 24-Hour Strike #shorts.

New York Times Journalists, Staff on 24-Hour Strike #shorts.

Hundreds of journalists and other employees at The New York Times began a 24-hour walkout on Thursday, the first strike of its kind at the newspaper in more than 40 years. Newsroom employees and other members of The NewsGuild of New York say they ...