BBC Newshour

BBC's most experienced correspondents bring you compelling interviews on every subject. From devastating natural disasters to inspiring triumphs of the human spirit, BBC Newshour has the world covered.

Recent Episodes

Taliban Leader 'Dead'

Reports of Mullah Omar death, Calais migrant crisis, Grandmaster Flash.

(Photo: Mullah Omar, filmed in secret by a BBC crew in 1996, was rarely seen in public)

Gaddafi's Son Sentenced to Death

Firing squad for Gaddafi loyalists; Turkey 'safe zone'; 'New' Dr Seuss book published.

PHOTO: Saif al-Islam Gaddafi after being detained in 2011 (Reuters / Ismail Zitouny)

Turkey's security dilemma

Turkey attacks Kurdish forces; Lebanon rubbish crisis; the darker side of night-shifts

Assad admits Syrian army weakness

The Syrian president Bashar Al-Assad says a shortage of manpower means the army will have to make decisions on which positions to defend in Syria's civil war; President Obama has arrived in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa from Kenya; The British cyclist Chris Froome has secured his second Tour de France victory

Picture credit: EPA / SANA