Nicholas Kristof's Top Stories

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  1. Democrats Confront Vexing Politics Over the Health Care Law
    Democrats Confront Vexing Politics Over the Health Care Law Photo Agents with a health care group helped people at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta sign up for insurance before the deadline. Credit Virginie Drujon-Kippelen for The New York Times...
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  2. Tribute to Osman Hummaida, Sudanese Human Rights Defender
    (New York) – Human Rights Watch mourns the loss of Osman Hummaida, a prominent Sudanese human rights activist, who died on April 17, 2014, in Johannesburg, South Africa.   Born in 1960, Hummaida worked tirelessly promoting human rights and justice...
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  3. Ukraine Liveblog Day 61: An Easter Truce - Just Delaying the Crisis?
    Baz Ratner/Reuters Ukraine’s Foreign Minister says his government has agreed to a truce and will not take further actions against pro-Russian separatists and militants in control of government buildings in eastern Ukraine. Will the truce last, and...
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  4. Syria conflict: French journalists freed
    19 April 2014 Last updated at 22:42 Syria conflict: French journalists freed The journalists were in good spirits as they spoke to press briefly at a police station in Turkey Four French journalists held captive in Syria for...
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  5. Journalist Hamid Mir injured in gun attack in Karachi
    KARACHI: Unknown gunmen on motorcycles opened fire on Hamid Mir in Karachi on Saturday, injuring the senior reporter and television anchorperson.The incident took place on Sharae Faisal near Natha Khan area when the gunmen opened fire on his vehicle...
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