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Global News 4/8/19 – Trump names Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard a terror group, Libya fighting threatens refugees, and Nielsen exits DHS

Members of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps in Tehran this year. President Trump said the designation “will significantly expand the scope and scale of our maximum pressure on the Iranian regime.” Credit Vahid Salemi/Associated Press

Members of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps in Tehran this year. President Trump said the designation “will significantly expand the scope and scale of our maximum pressure on the Iranian regime.” Credit Vahid Salemi/Associated Press

Global News 4/2/19 – WhatsApp joins fight against misinformation in India, Erdogan challenges election results, and the EU denies funding Eritrean forced labor

Global News 4/1/19 – Setback for Erdogan, Slovakia elects first female president, and White House threatens to shut border

Supporters of the opposition Republican People’s Party celebrating in Ankara, Turkey, on Sunday. Credit EPA, via Shutterstock

Supporters of the opposition Republican People’s Party celebrating in Ankara, Turkey, on Sunday. Credit EPA, via Shutterstock

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.

Global News 3/27/19 – EU extends Operation Sophia, top Algeria party backs Bouteflika exit, Saudi airstrike hits Yemen hospital