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    • Yemen Peace Talks Begin With Agreement to Free 5,000 Prisoners

    • By: Declan Walsh
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
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    Yemen’s warring sides agreed Thursday to exchange prisoners, starting peace consultations in Sweden that aim to end a conflict that has killed tens of thousands of civilians and pushed millions to the brink of famine.

    "Yemen Peace Talks Begin With Agreement to Free 5,000 Prisoners" is from the December 06, 2018 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Declan Walsh and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • Trump Shifts Course on Egypt, Praising Its Authoritarian Leader

    • By: Peter Baker, Declan Walsh
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 8 mins
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    Ever since he seized power in a military takeover nearly four years ago, Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has been barred from the White House. But President Donald Trump made clear Monday that the period of ostracism was over as he hosted el-Sissi and pledged unstinting support for the autocratic ruler.

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    • A Child of Gaza Dies. A Symbol Is Born. The Arguing Begins.

    • By: Declan Walsh
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 8 mins
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    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Layla Ghandour, an 8-month-old girl with sparkling green eyes, was in the arms of her grandmother when a cloud of tear gas engulfed them at the protest in Gaza on Monday. The child inhaled a draft of acrid gas that set off a rasping cough and watering eyes. Hours later she was dead.

    "A Child of Gaza Dies. A Symbol Is Born. The Arguing Begins." is from the May 16, 2018 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Declan Walsh and narrated by Caroline Miller.

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    • Islamists Kill More Than 235 People at Sufi Mosque in Egypt

    • By: Declan Walsh
    • Narrated by: Archie Montgomery
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Islamist militants detonated explosives and sprayed gunfire at a crowded Sufi mosque near Egypt’s Sinai coast Friday, killing at least 235 people and wounding 109 more, in one of the deadliest attacks on civilians in the country’s modern history.

    "Islamists Kill More Than 235 People at Sufi Mosque in Egypt" is from the November 24, 2017 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Declan Walsh and narrated by Archie Montgomery.

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    • Gunmen Attack Coptic Christian Convoy in Egypt, Killing at Least 26

    • By: Declan Walsh, Nour Youssef
    • Narrated by: Mike DelGaudio
    • Length: 3 mins
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    Gunmen opened fire on vehicles carrying Coptic Christians in southern Egypt early Friday, killing at least 26 people, according to state news agencies, the latest deadly assault on the country’s embattled religious minority.

    "Gunmen Attack Coptic Christian Convoy in Egypt, Killing at Least 26" is from the May 26, 2017 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Declan Walsh and Nour Youssef and narrated by Mike DelGaudio.

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    • Muslim Brotherhood Supporters Clash with Security Forces outside Cairo Hotel

    • By: Declan Walsh
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 3 mins
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    "Muslim Brotherhood Supporters Clash with Security Forces outside Cairo Hotel" is from the World section of The New York Times. It was written by Declan Walsh and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • At Least 41 Palestinians Killed in Protests as U.S. Opens Jerusalem Embassy

    • By: David M. Halbfinger, Isabel Kershner, Declan Walsh
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 8 mins
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    A mass attempt by Palestinians to cross the border fence separating Israel from the Gaza Strip on Monday quickly turned violent, as Israeli soldiers responded with rifle fire. Monday quickly became the bloodiest single day since a campaign of demonstrations began seven weeks ago, to protest Israel’s economic blockade of the Gaza Strip.

    "At Least 41 Palestinians Killed in Protests as U.S. Opens Jerusalem Embassy" is from the May 14, 2018 World section of The New York Times. It was written by David M. Halbfinger, Isabel Kershner and Declan Walsh and narrated by Kristi Burns.   

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    • Talk of Terror Listing for Muslim Brotherhood Alarms Some Arab Allies

    • By: Declan Walsh
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 5 mins
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    In Morocco, it would tip a delicate political balance. In Jordan, it could prevent U.S. diplomats from meeting with opposition leaders. In Tunisia, it could make criminals of a political party seen as a model of democracy after the Arab Spring.

    "Talk of Terror Listing for Muslim Brotherhood Alarms Some Arab Allies" is from the February 20, 2017 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Declan Walsh and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • Trump’s Attempt to End the Saudi-Qatar Stalemate Ends in Recriminations

    • By: Declan Walsh
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 4 mins
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    An attempt by President Donald Trump to break the stalemate that has divided the wealthiest countries in the Middle East ended in failure Saturday, when leaders from Qatar and Saudi Arabia, after speaking by phone for the first time in months, exchanged dueling, contradictory statements.

    "Trump’s Attempt to End the Saudi-Qatar Stalemate Ends in Recriminations" is from the September 09, 2017 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Declan Walsh and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Wealthy Qatar Weathers Siege, but Personal and Political Costs Grow

    • By: Declan Walsh
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 9 mins
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    A young business executive had to cancel a $150,000 family vacation in Saudi Arabia. Another woman grumbled that deliveries of designer fashions from the internet store Net-a-Porter were taking several days longer to arrive.

    "Wealthy Qatar Weathers Siege, but Personal and Political Costs Grow" is from the July 02, 2017 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Declan Walsh and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • General Says U.S. Wants to Resume Exercise With Egypt

    • By: Michael R. Gordon, Declan Walsh
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 4 mins
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    The top commander of U.S. military operations in the Middle East said during a visit here on Sunday that the United States wanted to resume a major military exercise with Egypt that President Barack Obama canceled in 2013 to protest the killings of hundreds of civilian protesters.

    "General Says U.S. Wants to Resume Exercise With Egypt" is from the February 26, 2017 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Michael R. Gordon and Declan Walsh and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • The Newest Curse of the Mummy: Bad Drainage

    • By: Declan Walsh
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 7 mins
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    KOM OMBO, Egypt — Since Howard Carter discovered Tutankhamen’s tomb in the Valley of the Kings nearly a century ago, pop culture and folklore have invoked the fabled curse of the mummy, said to plague those who unearth the hidden treasures of ancient Egypt with bad luck, disease or death.

    "The Newest Curse of the Mummy: Bad Drainage" is from the September 25, 2018 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Declan Walsh and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Qatar Opens Its Doors to All, to the Dismay of Some

    • By: Declan Walsh
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 9 mins
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    Take a drive in Doha, leaving behind the mirrored skyscrapers and palm-fringed avenues of this gas-rich city, and the protagonists of myriad conflicts are in easy reach.

    "Qatar Opens Its Doors to All, to the Dismay of Some" is from the July 16, 2017 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Declan Walsh and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Militias in Libya Advance on Islamic State Stronghold with Separate Agendas

    • By: Declan Walsh
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 6 mins
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    "Militias in Libya Advance on Islamic State Stronghold with Separate Agendas" is from the June 1, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Declan Walsh and narrated by Caroline Miller.

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    • Egypt Gives Saudi Arabia Two Islands in Show of Gratitude

    • By: Declan Walsh
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 5 mins
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    "Egypt Gives Saudi Arabia Two Islands in Show of Gratitude" is from the April 10, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Declan Walsh and narrated by Caroline Miller.

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    • U.S. Strikes al-Qaida Target in Southern Libya, Expanding Shadow War There

    • By: Declan Walsh, Eric Schmitt
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 9 mins
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    BENGHAZI, Libya — The U.S. military carried out its first ever drone strike against al-Qaida militants in southern Libya this weekend, signaling a possibly significant expansion of the American counterterrorism campaign in the North African nation.

    "U.S. Strikes al-Qaida Target in Southern Libya, Expanding Shadow War There" is from the March 25, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Declan Walsh and Eric Schmitt and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • All 109 Passengers Are Safe After Libyan Jet Is Hijacked and Diverted to Malta

    • By: Declan Walsh
    • Narrated by: Barbara Benjamin-Creel
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "All 109 Passengers Are Safe After Libyan Jet Is Hijacked and Diverted to Malta" is from the December 23, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Declan Walsh and narrated by Barbara Benjamin-Creel.

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    • Facebook Envy and Italian Law Lure Egyptian Teenagers to Europe

    • By: Declan Walsh
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 8 mins
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    "Facebook Envy and Italian Law Lure Egyptian Teenagers to Europe" is from the June 23, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Declan Walsh and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • Deported to Libya, Ex-Gitmo Detainees Vanish. Will Others Meet a Similar Fate?

    • By: Charlie Savage, Declan Walsh, Dionne Searcey
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 10 mins
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    In President Barack Obama’s drive to close the Guantánamo prison, his administration struck deals with about three dozen nations to take in lower-risk detainees from dangerous countries. Resettling them in stable places would increase the chances they would live peacefully, officials argued, rather than face persecution or drift into Islamist militancy.

    "Deported to Libya, Ex-Gitmo Detainees Vanish. Will Others Meet a Similar Fate?" is from the April 24, 2018 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Charlie Savage, Declan Walsh and Dionne Searcey and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Military Plane Crashes in Algeria, Killing at Least 257

    • By: Declan Walsh
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 5 mins
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    At least 257 people died when an Algerian military transport plane filled with soldiers and civilians crashed near the capital Wednesday, Algeria’s Defense Ministry said, in the deadliest of numerous air accidents involving aircraft from the country in recent years.

    "Military Plane Crashes in Algeria, Killing at Least 257" is from the April 11, 2018 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Declan Walsh and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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