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.
Syria: Two blasts targeting air force and army intelligence in the city of Idlib kill at least 20 people, Syrian activists say. Sudan: Khartoum government decides to declare a state of emergency along the border with South Sudan. Nigeria: Day after gunmen in the north killed at least 15 people, a suicide bombing in town of Jalingo kills at least five people. Myanmar: The Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi and her NLD party say they have changed their mind over a boycott of parliament. China: China moves a step closer to completing its own navigation and positioning satellite network with the launch of two more navigation satellites. Australia: The Australian government lists the koala as a threatened species in some parts of the country for the first time.