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Natalie Thomas

Saudi woman designs abayas for freer lifestyles

Jun 29 2018

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia When Saudi Arabia's ban on women driving ended on Sunday, fashion designer Eman Joharjy and her friends drove to Jeddah's seafront where they exchanged their car for bicycles. | Video

Residents of China border city hope U.S.-North Korea summit spurs peace, and business

Jun 12 2018

DANDONG, China Residents of the Chinese city that stands to benefit the most from a positive outcome from Tuesday's historic U.S.-North Korea summit in Singapore said they were hopeful that it would lead to peace and bolster cross-border business.

Residents of China border city hope U.S.-North Korea summit spurs peace, and business

Jun 12 2018

DANDONG, China Residents of the Chinese city that stands to benefit the most from a positive outcome from Tuesday's historic U.S.-North Korea summit in Singapore said they were hopeful that it would lead to peace and bolster cross-border business.

Residents of China border city hope U.S.-North Korea summit spurs peace, and business

Jun 12 2018

DANDONG, China Residents of the Chinese city that stands to benefit the most from a positive outcome from Tuesday's historic U.S.-North Korea summit in Singapore said they were hopeful that it would lead to peace and bolster cross-border business.

Young monks lead revival of Buddhism in Mongolia after years of repression

Jun 05 2018

BARUUNBUREN, Mongolia Buddhism is one of the world's oldest religions, but its fate in Mongolia now rests on very young shoulders. | Video

Mongolia's reindeer herders fear lost identity under hunting ban

May 22 2018

TSAGAANNUUR, Mongolia Erdenebat Chuluu, a nomadic herder, shouts words of encouragement to the reindeer he is riding. | Video

Indefinite rule for China's Xi snuffs out activists' reform hopes

Mar 09 2018

BEIJING During Chinese President Xi Jinping's first years in office, rights activists tried to remain buoyant despite shrinking opportunities to organize. | Video

Quake-hit Taiwan city winds down rescue efforts, five still missing

Feb 09 2018

HUALIEN, Taiwan Rescue operations in Taiwan started to wind down on Friday after a devastating 6.4-magnitude earthquake rocked the tourist area of Hualien this week, taking a toll of 12 dead and five missing.

Rescue efforts wind down at quake-hit Taiwan city, seven still missing

Feb 09 2018

HUALIEN, Taiwan, Feb 9 Rescue operations after a devastating 6.4 magnitude earthquake that rocked Taiwan's tourist area of Hualien this week started to wind down on Friday, with the death toll at 10 and seven people still missing.

Aftershocks rattle Taiwan as quake toll rises to nine, 62 missing

Feb 07 2018

HUALIEN, Taiwan, Feb 8 Aftershocks hampered rescue efforts on Thursday as emergency personnel combed through collapsed buildings in search of survivors after a powerful earthquake killed at least nine people near Taiwan's popular tourist city of Hualien.

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