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3 January 2017

Stories from 3 January 2017

Mistaken Identity?: Kyrgyzstan's Name Tarnished in Attack on Istanbul Nightclub that Killed 39

Whatever the truth, the damage to the little-known country's image has already been done.

Veteran Journalists in Hong Kong Launch Non-Profit News Site in Defense of Press Freedom

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"In a time of chaos, we must distinguish right from wrong; when society is restless, we must stick to reason and fairness."

Crowds Assault Women During New Year's ‘Night of Shame’ in Bangalore

"The Bangalore NYE event is shocking. Such disrespect and insecurity is being created for women"

Lenče Zdravkin, a Macedonian Woman Whom Refugees Call Their ‘Second Mother’

"A million refugees who left and their million stories all exist in me, and every one of them left a scar."

Revelation Blows a Hole in Trinidad & Tobago President’s Explanation of Controversial Housing Allowance

"What the president did was remain in housing that was beneath his standards and put the money in his pocket."

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