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Global News 4/5/19 – House passes Violence Against Women Act, US revokes visa of ICC prosecutor over war crimes investigation, and Rwanda remembers its genocide 25 years later

“I know that fear, I know that terror and I just want to try to save another family from going through that terror,” said Representative Debbie Dingell, Democrat of Michigan. Credit Erin Schaff/The New York Times

“I know that fear, I know that terror and I just want to try to save another family from going through that terror,” said Representative Debbie Dingell, Democrat of Michigan. Credit Erin Schaff/The New York Times

Global News 4/3/19 – Algeria's president Bouteflika resigns after 20 years, new Brexit strategy for May, and Venezuela parliament looks to remove immunity for Guiadó

Algeria’s president, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, in 2015. Long ill, Mr. Bouteflika announced on Tuesday that he had resigned. Credit Thomas Trutschel/Photothek, via Getty Images

Algeria’s president, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, in 2015. Long ill, Mr. Bouteflika announced on Tuesday that he had resigned. Credit Thomas Trutschel/Photothek, via Getty Images

Global News 3/29/19 – Working full-time and homeless, Syria detention camp faces reckoning with the wives and children of ISIS fighters, and Parliament rejects Brexit deal for third time

Monica Diaz came close to falling asleep while standing as she spoke to a lawyer who offered to help her pro bono with a complaint regarding city workers throwing away her belongings, including her identification cards. She had worked all night and not slept because of construction noise near her tent. Photo by Michael S. Williamson

Monica Diaz came close to falling asleep while standing as she spoke to a lawyer who offered to help her pro bono with a complaint regarding city workers throwing away her belongings, including her identification cards. She had worked all night and not slept because of construction noise near her tent. Photo by Michael S. Williamson

This Friday, read an exposé of the state of homelessness in the US, how a Syrian detention camp is trying to deal with what to do over the wives and children of ISIS fighters, and the aftermath of a third failed Brexit vote. Read more stories like this every weekday here.