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

MSF Hospital Hit by Air Strikes in Kunduz

Bart Janssens director of Operations at MSF condems the attack in Afghanistan; Four of the main sponsors of FIFA have demanded that president Sep Blatter resign immediately; Writer and director Jeff Lieberman talks about his documentary 'The Amazing Nina Simone'.

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Putin in Paris

The Russian President, Vladimir Putin, is in Paris at talks expected to be dominated by Russia's military action in Syria; India announces long-term plan to limit its greenhouse gas emissions; One of Ireland's best known playwrights, Brian Friel, dies at the age of 86 after a long illness.

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Syria: "There's no simple answer"

Democratic Congressman Brad Sherman on Syria; Oregon shooting; Terry Gilliam's not dead!

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Russia Launches More Air Strikes in Syria

Russian MP, Leonid Kalashnikov, defends the mission in Syria; A new set of laws will be introduced in an attempt to clean up the food industry in China; Photographer Christopher Herwig explains why he spent more than a decade photographing Soviet bus stops.

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What Are Russia's Aims in Syria?

Who is Russia attacking in Syria and why? Afghan President interviewed; France and the Netherlands buy Rembrandts together.