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21 May 2019

Stories from 21 May 2019

Afghanistan's Mina Mangal: ‘A strong, self-made woman’ gunned down in broad daylight

The prominent journalist-turned-parliamentary advisor hinted that she needed protection. No one stepped in to provide it.

Love wins: same-sex marriage law fully endorsed by Taiwan’s legislature

Taiwan is the first country in Asia to recognize same-sex marriage, now officially voted by the parliament. The first weddings are expected on May 24.

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