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State of the World from NPR

State of the World from NPR


State of the World from NPR

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Immerse yourself in the most compelling and consequential stories from around the globe. The world is changing in big ways every day. State of the World from NPR takes you where the news is happening — and explains why it matters. With bureaus spanning the globe, NPR reporters bring you facts and context from the ground so you can cut through the noise of disinformation. NPR's State of the World, a human perspective on global stories in just a few minutes, every weekday. State of the World was previously State of Ukraine. You'll continue to hear Ukraine coverage here, along with other international stories.Support NPR's reporting by subscribing to State of the World+ and unlock sponsor-free listening. Learn more at plus.npr.org/stateoftheworld
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When a Foreign Government is Trying to Kill You on U.S. Soil

The United States Justice Department says it has foiled at least four assassination plo...

8 minutes
Jul 12, 2024

China, Taiwan and the Fishing Community Caught In Between

In the latest escalation of tensions between the two, China seized a fishing vessel fro...

8 minutes
Jul 11, 2024

The Fate of the Israeli Hostages and the Future of Gaza

The Israeli hostages taken during the October 7th attacks and held in Gaza are a major ...

8 minutes
Jul 10, 2024

An American Israeli Soldier's Reflections on Gaza

We hear from an American who moved to Israel before the October 7th attacks and has ser...

7 minutes
Jul 09, 2024

The Effects of Russia's Advance in Northeastern Ukraine

In May, Russia was able to make significant advances in northeastern Ukraine as militar...

5 minutes
Jul 08, 2024

British Voters Choose the Labour Party and Sir Keir Starmer as Prime Minister

The U.K. has a new government with a new prime minister as Sir Keir Starmer's Labour pa...

5 minutes
Jul 05, 2024

Brazil's Beloved Olympic Surfers

Brazil has the biggest— and many say the best— team of surfers heading to the Olympics ...

4 minutes
Jul 04, 2024

Haiti's Interim Prime Minister Shares A Hopeful Vision

NPR's Leila Fadel asks Haiti's interim prime minister, Garry Conille, about his mandate...

8 minutes
Jul 03, 2024

Britains Vote on July 4th and Labour's Keir Starmer is the predicted winner

A centrist human rights lawyer with working class roots, Keir Starmer is poised to be t...

5 minutes
Jul 02, 2024

Three Tales of Tempered Expectations in Hong Kong

Five years after mass protests rocked Hong Kong, and were crushed by the government, pe...

7 minutes
Jul 01, 2024