NPR's Deb Amos has the latest from the Syrian conflict where heavy fighting continued throughout last week in the country's two largest cities, Damascus and Aleppo. There is still no sign of any movement on the diplomatic front.
As part of a series on hashtag activism in 2014, Audie Cornish speaks with Obiageli Ezekwesili of the Open Society Foundation. Ezekwesili was one of the early promoters of the hashtag #bringbackourgirls, about schoolgirls kidnapped in Nigeria in April.
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