A study of frequency occupancy in the 13 MHz band this morning, pre-sunrise here in Melbourne, revealed good short path signals from Asia, Africa, Europe and the Middle East.
This is a summary of selected entries, on Feb 12 2014:
13580 SRI LANKA VOA-Iranawila Persian
13630 BOTSWANA VOA Portuguese
13640 INDIA Arabic
13710 S. ARABIA Arabic
13730 MADAGASCAR NHK-Talata Swahili