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Growing movement to recognise Juneteenth as holiday

Juneteenth has been celebrated by African Americans for more than 150 years. That's ever since word of President Abraham Lincoln's declaration to end slavery finally reached the southern slave states. Now, as the country faces up to its ingrained racial injustice, some states are holding up Juneteenth as a second Independence Day. Yasmine El-Sabawi reports.

Footage of police leading black man by a rope sparks outrage

Footage of police leading black man by a rope sparks outrage

African-American History | Politics | Showcase

African-American History | Politics | Showcase

Monumental Mistakes?

Monumental Mistakes?

Trump criticises Black Lives Matter protesters

Trump criticises Black Lives Matter protesters

US Senate to vote on abortion bill

US Senate to vote on abortion bill

Finland and Sweden set to reveal their NATO membership decisions

Finland and Sweden set to reveal their NATO membership decisions

Sri Lanka's President urges calm as protesters call for new government

Sri Lanka's President urges calm as protesters call for new government

US lawmakers approve $40B aid package to Ukraine

US lawmakers approve $40B aid package to Ukraine

Gaza bears traces of war one year on

Gaza bears traces of war one year on

International donor conference aimed at helping Syrian refugees

International donor conference aimed at helping Syrian refugees

Seven Russian missiles target Ukraine's southern city of Odessa

Seven Russian missiles target Ukraine's southern city of Odessa

Spanish intelligence chief sacked over phone hacking scandal

Spanish intelligence chief sacked over phone hacking scandal

Yoon Suk-yeol sworn in as country's new president on Tuesday

Yoon Suk-yeol sworn in as country's new president on Tuesday

Marcos Jr wins Philippines election in landslide

Marcos Jr wins Philippines election in landslide

Tripoli in limbo ahead of Lebanon elections

Tripoli in limbo ahead of Lebanon elections

Sri Lanka's PM Mahinda Rajapaksa resigns amid mass protests

Sri Lanka's PM Mahinda Rajapaksa resigns amid mass protests

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