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'Lots Of Destruction, But This Is The Future': Photos Inside The Homes Of Beirut

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

After explosions convulsed Beirut, here is a selection of photos showing Beirut residents in their destroyed house or workplace, along with a glimpse of their experiences, in their own words.


Italian Fitness Coach With COVID-19: 'Feels Like Your Head Is Being Held Underwater'

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Fausto Russo has been hospitalized with COVID-19 for over two weeks. On Wednesday, he spoke to NPR and other media by video in Italy.


Recommended Reads Of 2019 From NPR's International Correspondents

Wednesday, January 01, 2020

As we enter 2020, our far-flung journalists take a look back at the past year of reporting and recommend some of their favorite online stories.


Trump Angers China By Signing Law Backing Hong Kong Protesters

Thursday, November 28, 2019

China summoned the U.S. ambassador and issued a sharp response over the legislation, which allows the U.S. to sanction individuals who violate Hong Kong residents' rights.


'We Didn't See A Body': Baghdadi's Death Draws Doubts In Lands Where ISIS Ruled

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

In Iraq and Syria, the ISIS leader's death has stirred a mix of responses — from joy to disbelief to dread that the militants will rise again.


Losing The Eternal Blue Sky In Mongolia

Monday, August 05, 2019

Its environment and population are enduring major shifts as the country goes big on mining and as effects of climate change set in. See Mongolia's changes close up in this immersive photo essay.


Trump's Venezuela Moves Follow Long History Of Intervention In Latin America

Friday, February 22, 2019

History suggests that if the U.S. takes too large a role in the South American country's crisis, it could spark a worse backlash than the original issue, experts and former diplomats warn.


Stories From Around The World You May Have Missed This Year

Monday, December 31, 2018

Here is a selection of original reporting from NPR's international correspondents that may have slipped under your radar amid the heavy barrage of news in 2018.


Trump Administration's Support For Iran Protests May Backfire, Experts Warn

Monday, July 23, 2018

The administration has ramped up rhetoric about what it calls Iran's "malign" behavior, and seems to be trying to encourage Iranians to rise up against their government.


Farewell To NPR's 'Parallels' Blog — And Hello, 'World'!

Tuesday, June 05, 2018

After five years and nearly 3,500 stories — from Pakistan to Papua New Guinea and Paris — the Parallels blog is closing. You'll now find all of NPR's coverage from around the globe at


'Pope Cannot Claim He Was Misinformed': Chilean Abuse Survivor After Vatican Meeting

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Francis invited survivors of clergy abuse to the Vatican so he could apologize and listen. Juan Carlos Cruz says he told the pope, "I don't want this to be a public relations exercise."