VOA 60 is a 1 minute overview of the day's top news stories -- comprised of compelling video clips with simple captions. It is short, concise, and straight to the point so that viewers will be able to get their daily dose of news in less time.
South Sudan: Sudanese airstrikes on border area of neighboring South Sudan kill at least three people. France: Socialist Francois Hollande edges out incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy in first round of presidential election — runoff May 6. Myanmar: Ruling party rejects demands of Aung San Suu Kyi to change parliament’s oath of office, the first sign of friction since her party swept historic by-elections in April. China: During military exercises between their two countries, Chinese and Russian officers celebrate 63rd anniversary of the founding of the naval branch of People’s Liberation Army. North Korea: North Korean state media threaten “special action’ against Seoul government using “our own unique methods which haven’t been witnessed.”