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'Fatima' holding her daughter in a field (© Lutheran World Federation)

Refugees in Chad learn new farming techniques

When resettled refugees have to learn the landscape of their new home, overcoming farming challenges can be tough. This program has a solution.
Crowd of people walking in street toward vehicle (© Yuri Cortez/AFP/Getty Images)

Maduro’s crimes against Venezuela continue

Since Nicolás Maduro assumed an illegitimate second term as president, he has continued to perpetrate crimes. Here are some of the worst.
Citgo refinery sign on tall pole (© Eric Gay/AP Images)

Where are the Citgo 6?

More than two years ago, the Maduro regime detained six U.S. oil executives in Venezuela without a trial. When will they be returned to the U.S.?
Machine sitting on surface (NASA/JPL-Caltech)

NASA prepares robot to traverse Jupiter’s moon Europa

Does life exist on frozen moons inside our solar system? NASA and this little robot are hoping to find out on the 2025 Europa mission.
Juan Guaidó standing outside, at lectern (© Fernando Llano/AP Images)

What has Juan Guaidó done for Venezuela?

Since being elected interim president of Venezuela a year ago, Juan Guaidó has rallied international support to address his country's humanitarian crisis.
Mike Pompeo speaking at lectern (State Dept./Freddie Everett)

Pompeo: U.S. is committed to a hemisphere of freedom

The secretary of state emphasized that multilateral relationships in the Americas will bring democratic change to countries oppressed by authoritarianism.
Man in suit is lifted in air by crowd (© Matias Delacroix/AP Images)

Leaders condemn Maduro’s attack on democracy [photo gallery]

After former President Maduro's failed attempts to prevent democracy in Venezuela, international leadership came out in droves to condemn his actions.
Woman giving presentation to people seated around table (© AmCham Denmark)

Helping refugees in Copenhagen

When Syrian and African refugees arrived in Denmark, the U.S. Embassy partnered with local nongovernmental organizations to find Danish mentors for them.
A patient lying down at the end of a row of empty beds (© Andrea Hernandez/Washington Post/Getty Images)

Mental health in Maduro’s Venezuela

Medicine shortages inside Venezuela and a lack of mental health support for refugees outside of the country are killing Venezuelans.