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Voice of America

US Economy Grows for First Time in More Than a Year

New Department of Commerce report says GDP grew at annual pace of 3.5 percent in third quarter - faster than predicted.

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

Working For The CIA In Afghanistan

According to a "New York Times" report published on October 28, Ahmed Wali Karzai, the younger half brother of embattled Afghan President Hamid Karzai, has been on the U.S. CIA payroll for the past eight years despite being accused of being linked to the mushrooming drug trade in the region.

Radio & TV Martí

Opositores reaccionan a condena en ONU del embargo económico de EEUU a Cuba

(Radio Martí) - El gobierno de Cuba logró, como en años anteriores, el respaldo de la Asamblea General de la ONU, en contra del embargo que Estados Unidos decretó contra el régimen comunista de La Habana en 1962. Ante este hecho, dos opositores pacíficos cubanos ofrecieron sus opiniones.

Radio Free Asia

‘Wave of Arrests’ in Burma

The ruling junta is again rounding up critics and activists, but the reasons are unclear.