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Chinese Authorites Detain Nearly 150 Human Rights Lawyers

State media are accusing the lawyers of stirring up opposition to the government. Activists are calling for President Obama to cancel President Xi Jinping's visit to Washington, D.C., in September.
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Smuggled Photos Document Thousands Of Detainee Deaths In Syria

About a year ago, a Syrian police photographer smuggled out photos of thousands killed by the regime. Now activists are showing the photos in rebel areas in Syria and this week in the U.S. Capitol.
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Negotiators Reach Deal On Iran's Nuclear Program

NPR looks at what's in the nuclear deal with Iran and the mood in Vienna.
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After Nuclear Deal, Iranian Oil Could Flow At Molasses Pace

Iran holds the fourth-largest oil reserves in the world, and the nuclear deal could mean millions oil barrels flowing into an already saturated market, pushing the global price down further.
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Both Iran, U.S. Took 'Leap Of Faith' In Coming To Nuclear Agreement

NPR's Robert Siegel talks to Vali Nasr, dean of the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, about the Iran nuclear deal.
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U.N. Security Council Prepares To Implement Iran Nuclear Deal

The United Nations Security Council will take up resolutions to implement the nuclear deal with Iran as soon as next week.
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Michelle Obama Is A Rock Star For Global Teen Activists

The first lady spoke to 200-plus girls gathered in Washington, D.C., for the Girl Up Leadership Summit. Was she inspirational? Need we even ask?
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6 Things You Should Know About The Iran Nuclear Deal

The deal is comprehensive and technical, but here's a quick write-up that explains sanctions, centrifuges, breakout time and enrichment.

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Deal Offers Hope To Families Of Americans Imprisoned, Missing In Iran

Those detained include a former Marine, a pastor and a Washington Post reporter. The missing man is a former FBI agent. The U.S. says Iran should "make a humanitarian gesture and bring" them home.
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Egg War: Why India's Vegetarian Elite Are Accused Of Keeping Kids Hungry

Serving eggs in free school meals could boost the protein-deficient diets of poor, lower caste Indian school kids. But in some Indian states, powerful vegetarian politicians have thwarted these plans.

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