A former Chechen rebel fighter living in the United States tells VOA he met several times with Boston bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev prior to the attack that killed three and wounded more than 260 others.
Mastering hard-to-say names from around the world is now easier and faster than ever with Voice of America’s newly updated online pronunciation guide.
Slain VOA reporter Mukarram Khan Aatif–one of 82 journalists who lost their lives in 2012–was honored in Washington Monday as the Newseum added new names to its memorial for fallen journalists.
Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud tells a VOA sponsored town hall meeting in London that young people are still joining the al-Shabab militant group because of the “weakness” of Somali leaders.
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