BBC Newshour

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Recent Episodes

Tianjin evacuation

China extends Tianjin exclusion zone; Japan Emperor's WW2 remorse; Chelsea's doctor row.

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Militant cleric arrested in Lebanon

Sunni cleric Ahmad al-Assir detained; former Burundi army chief assassinated; Japan's emperor expresses remorse over war.

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Japanese PM expresses WW2 remorse

Shinzo Abe has expressed "profound grief" but no apology. He added that future generations should not "be predestined to apologise" - we speak to a Japanese student who agrees with him; Tianjin chemical dangers but the Chinese authorities are saying that they believe that the environment is safe; Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe says Britain should return the skulls of his country's war heroes.

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US flag raised in Havana

US flag flies at Cuba embassy; Austria migrant centre overcrowding; The Iliad live

China warehouse death toll rises

Chinese helping each other out in Tianjin following two major explosions in a warehouse; Tamils say they are still being tortured in Sri Lanka; An app to identify birdsong.