BBC Newshour

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Recent Episodes

Life After Sanctions in Iran

Iran investment opportunities & pitfalls; crucial Democratic debate; re-thinking aid.

(Photo: A money changer counts U.S. dollars in Tehran. Credit: Reuters.)

Iran Nuclear Deal: International Reaction

Israel and Saudi Arabia respond as Iran sanctions end; IS reportedly kills hundreds in Syrian city; Democratic debate preview.

(Picture: Iranian President Hasan Rouhani. Credit: AP)

Iran Sanctions Lifted

The International Atomic Energy Agency says Iran has complied with obligations outlined in its nuclear agreement with world powers; Attack on hotel in Burkina Faso leaves at least 29 dead; Taiwan elects first female president.

(Picture: EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs Federica Mogherini and Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif. Credit: Epa/Christian Bruna)

Islamist militants attack Burkina Faso hotel

An attack by Islamist militants on a hotel in the Burkina Faso Capital Ouagadougou leaves at least 23 dead; Taiwan elects its first female president as the Democratic Progressive Party defeats the governing Kuomintang; International sanctions against Iran are likely to be lifted after a meeting in Vienna today.

(Credit: Burkina Faso forces outside the Splendid Hotel in Ouagadougou. Credit: Ahmed Yempabou/EPA)

France drugs trial accident

French drugs trial leaves one brain dead, others in hospital; head of Anglican Church apologises to LGBT community; humans and woolly mammoths.

(Photo: Biotrial laboratory building in Rennes. Credit: Stephane Mahe/Reuters)

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