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Voice of America

Abbas Aides: Palestinian Leader Will Not Seek Re-Election

Mahmoud Abbas announces decision at meeting Palestine Liberation Organization executive committee, expected to give speech on issue later Thursday.

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

Tajik President To Pardon Thousands Of Convicted Criminals

Tajik President Emomali Rahmon has signed a decree that will grant amnesty to an estimated 10,000 prisoners, RFE/RL's Tajik Service reports.

Radio & TV Martí

Europa quiere ver en Cuba avances en materia de derechos humanos

(Radio Martí) - El Comisario Europeo para Ayuda Humanitaria y Desarrollo de la Unión Europea De Gucht, dijo que el bloque no quiere un cambio de sistema en Cuba pero sí gestos en materia de derechos fundamentales.

Radio Free Asia

China Bars Returning Activists

They spoke up for greater freedoms in China and then traveled abroad. Now they can’t get home.