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Ferguson protests; Liberians face the spread of Ebola; and the pope visits South Korea.

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The Dam Is Ours

Peshmerga and Iraqi forces cooperated long enough to wrest a vital strategic asset back from the Islamic State. But can this tense alliance last?

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Militias clash in Libya; preparations for India's Independence Day; and a wedding in a Gaza refugee camp.

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The Ferguson Spring

Can you tell the difference between the Missouri town where Michael Brown was killed and some of the world's most volatile uprisings?

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Stranded on Mount Sinjar

The Yazidis, a small Iraqi religious minority, are marooned and starving on a mountain in Kurdistan. Now, the United States is trying to save them from the murderous hands of the Islamic State.

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Through the Rubble

What Gaza looks like after war.

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An embattled Syria celebrates Eid-al-Fitr; violence continues in Gaza; and anti-government protests heat up in the Philippines.

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Burying the Taliban

In a hillside cemetery in southern Kabul, gravediggers lay unknown militants to rest.

Andrew Quilty |

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The Uprooted

Two decades after an official cease-fire between Azerbaijan and Armenia, hundreds of thousands of Azeris remain displaced.

Ed Kashi |

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The aftermath of the MH17 shoot-down; violence in Gaza continues; and Hindus celebrate in India.

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Horns of Africa

Inside the high-tech, bloody war on rhino poaching.

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Gaza Under Fire

As the Israel-Hamas conflict wages on, a look at the human toll.

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MH17 shot down in Ukraine; Israel launches a ground invasion of Gaza; and the island of Tenerife, Spain celebrates the patron saint of fishermen.

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Kabul's Panopticon

Inside the high-tech command center where one of Afghanistan’s most popular cops is trying to keep the city safe from the Taliban.

Deni Béchard |

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A mass burial in Srebrenica; bombings rock Syria; and the bulls run in Pamplona.

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Between Two Posts

With handmade balls and makeshift fields, a rural community in Mozambique celebrates its love of a beautiful game.

Ian Allen |

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Nothing to Celebrate

Ten countries where freedom doesn't ring.

Freedom House |

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Keeping Pace

Inside Minnesota’s mammoth medtech industry -- and the debate over whether it’s losing its global edge.

Christopher Leaman |

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Holding the Third Line

Kurds have carved out a a quiet corner of normalcy in war-ravaged Syria. How long can it last?

Cengiz Yar |

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The 2014 FIFA World Cup causes celebration and protests; Iraqi refugee camps swell with families after the fall of Mosul; and people all over the world enjoy the summer heat.

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Fans celebrate during Brazil's World Cup in soccer; Iraqis seek refuge from ISIS militants; a dog gets pampered during the world championships in dog grooming.

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The Water Wars Are Coming

In Central Asia, nations turn on nations and neighbors turn on neighbors -- all for a precious drop to drink.

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Brazil prepares for the World Cup; Kurds clash with Turkish police; Iraqis flee the beleaguered city of Mosul.

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History enthusiasts commemorate the Great War; Thai anti-coup protesters adopt a familiar hand signal; and Hong Kong remembers the Tiananmen crackdown.

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D-Day, Redux

Meet the men and women still storming the beaches, 70 years on.

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The Square

A look back at Tiananmen -- then, now, and the 25 years in between.

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Separatists clash with the army in Ukraine; Americans celebrate Memorial Day; Pope Francis visits the Holy Land.

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Ukrainians riot ahead of the presidential election; Ultra-Orthodox Israeli soldiers train near the Syrian border; and Thailand's army chief declares a coup.

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India wrapped up the largest democratic election in the world; Pope Francis ordained 13 new priests; and Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine concluded a controversial referendum for self-rule.

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Russia celebrates Victory Day; South Africa gears up for national elections; and Narendra Modi works the campaign trail.

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