BBC Newshour

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Recent Episodes

Shock election defeat for Gambian president

A political shock in The Gambia as controversial president Yahya Jammeh unexpectedly loses the country's presidential election; British 80s pop legends Duran Duran lose a legal battle to win back the rights of some of their hits; former Mexican president Vicente Fox on US President-elect Donald Trump.

(Image: Incumbent Gambian president Yahya Jammeh leaves a polling booth after casting his vote in Banjul, The Gambia on 1st December 2016. Credit:Marco Longarimarco Longari/AFP/Getty Images)

General James 'Mad Dog' Mattis

President-elect Trump names his secretary of defence; 4 cities announce they will ban diesel vehicles by 2025; shock result in Gambia election as incumbent Yahya Jammeh is defeated.

(Picture: General James Mattis testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington July 27, 2010, on his nomination to be Commander of U.S. Central Command. Credit: REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/File Picture)

UK Football Child Sex Abuse

Hundreds come forward to police; UN: ethnic cleansing in South Sudan; Trump & Twitter.

Photograph shows a football behind a goal net. (Credit: Press Association)

Ukraine Missile Test

Ukraine missile test provokes Russia; Chapecoense plane crash cockpit audio; Thailand annoints new King Vajiralongkorn

(Picture: A surface-to-surface missile complex BM-21 Grad fires during military exercises of the Ukrainian army at the Devichki shooting range in October 2016. Credit: EPA/ROMAN PILIPEY)

Could America Tear Up Iran Nuclear Agreement?

A Republican Congressman explains why the US should renege on Iran deal; The inventor of the Big Mac burger dies; The World Chess Championship final takes on a political edge.

(Photo: A woman at a rally in New York opposing the nuclear deal with Iran. Credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

CIA Chief Warns Trump Over Iran Deal

CIA director John Brennan says Trump would pay a high price for dismantling the Iran deal; the Dutch alcoholic who asked doctors to end his life; the Siberian taking Stalin to court over the 1938 execution of his relative.

(Photo: The lobby of the CIA Headquarters in Langley, Virginia. Credit: Getty Images)