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Sauti Sol from Kenya – music is East African history past and present | DW English

Music in East Africa is a record of the history, struggles and aspirations of the region. DW’s Edith Kimani traces patterns in Kenyan music, from a collection of second-hand vinyl records to Sauti Sol one of today’s hottest afro-pop bands. Stolen melodies: Copyright law in Africa – http://p.dw.com/p/2zFP9 For more news go to: http://www.dw.com/english ►Facebook: […]

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Kim & Trump: Big Deal? | DW English

North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump shook hands for the first time in Singapore on Tuesday. The two men went on to sign a declaration committing themselves to the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. But just how committed are they really? Guests: Sascha Hach (ICAN), Dahye Yim (Korea Verband), Matthew […]

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HDP candidate Demirtas campaigns against Erdogan from Turkish jail | DW English

Pro-Kurdish HDP party leader Selahattin Demirtas is in custody – but that hasn’t stopped him from running against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Still, jail doesn’t seem to provide enough of an obstacle to suit Turkey’s state-controlled media. For more on this topic, go to: http://p.dw.com/p/2yYp6 For more news go to: http://www.dw.com/en/ Follow DW on […]

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Abdullah: “Nobody promised Afghanistan would be paradise in 2 or 3 years” | DW English

Afghanistan’s Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullag tells Tim Sebastian that the Taliban have shown their “utter irresponsibility towards the people and towards the fate of the country.” This week though, the group have reciprocated a ceasefire offer by Kabul ahead of the Muslim festival of Eid. Does this mean the years-long conflict could be resolved? In this week’s […]