Ari Shapiro Ari Shapiro is co-host of All Things Considered, NPR's award-winning newsmagazine.

7 Years After Kosovo's Independence, A Border Still Fraught With Tension

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Kosovo: The Pros And Cons Of Being Europe's Newest Country

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Dennis van Berkel, an attorney with the Dutch environmental group Urgenda, stands on an earthen berm on the outskirts of Amsterdam. The water is higher than the land on the other side of the berm. A Dutch court ruled in favor of Urgenda on Wednesday, saying the Dutch government must cut carbon emissions by 25 percent. Environmental groups in other countries were closely watching the case. Ari Shapiro/NPR hide caption

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The Dutch Ruling On Climate Change That Could Have A Global Impact

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After Kosovo Emerged From War, Foreign Extremists Radicalized Youth

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A Bulgarian border policeman stands near a barbed wire wall on the border with Turkey in July 2014. Experts believe that about two-thirds of the heroin that enters Europe comes through Bulgaria, and that a third of that moves on to the United States. Dimitar Dilkoff/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Bulgaria Steps Up Efforts Against Drug Trafficking Across Its Borders

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Serbian protesters hold a banner that reads: "Serbia-Russia, we don't need the European Commission" on March 21 in Belgrade. The marchers were from a Serbian nationalist organization opposed to the government, which has pursued closer ties with Western Europe. Darko Vojinovic/AP hide caption

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Russia And The West Play Tug Of War; Serbia Feels Caught In The Middle

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Europe's Migrant Crisis Spreads Ashore As Refugees Enter Bulgaria On Foot

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Small Cafe Offers Refuge To Desperate Migrants Entering Bulgaria On Foot

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As Ramadan Begins, Muslim Migrants Welcomed At Belgrade Mosque

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Europe's Migrant Crisis Spreads Ashore As Refugees Enter Bulgaria On Foot

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Migrants Set On Getting To Europe Try Crossing Between Turkey And Bulgaria

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In A One-Room Schoolhouse, Irish Family Keeps Legacy Of W.B. Yeats Alive

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Irish poet and playwright William Bulter Yeats was born on June 13, 1865. Corbis hide caption

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In The Rolling Hills Of Galway, Spirit Of W.B. Yeats Lives On

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Simon Clements, left, and Steve Williams with their 6-month-old daughter, Sophie, in London. The two British men began the process of finding a surrogate mother more than two years ago. While legal in the U.K., the practice of surrogacy is tightly restricted. Ari Shapiro/NPR hide caption

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Surrogate Parenting: A Worldwide Industry, Lacking Global Rules

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How Glasgow Shed Its Reputation As 'The Murder Capital Of Western Europe'

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