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Syrian Troops Battle IS in Deir Al-Zour

Russian jets help the Syrian government fight Islamic State in eastern Syria where thousands of civilians face a humanitarian crisis.

Also in the programme: Gambia exodus; Jesse and Joy from Mexico.

(Picture: Destroyed buildings in the Souk, eastern city of Deir Al-Zour, Syria. Credit: AFP/Getty)

Theresa May's Brexit Plan

Britain's Prime Minister has said the UK "cannot possibly" remain within the European single market. The Home Secretary Amber Rudd defended Mrs May's speech.

Also on the programme: The future of US-Russia relations; Melania Trump's home town.

(Picture: Theresa May. Credit: AFP/Getty)

Britain Reveals More Brexit Details

Theresa May outlines more of her vision for a post-Brexit vision. The prime minister said the UK will not seek to be part of the single market.

Also on the programme: Russia in the age of Trump; MH370 search ends; TS Eliot poetry prize

(Picture: Britain"s Prime Minister Theresa May delivers her keynote "Brexit speech" at Lancaster House in London. Credit: EPA)

Trump: Brexit a 'Great Thing'

Donald Trump has praised Britain as “smart” for opting out of the European Union, in an interview with the pro-Brexit Conservative MP Michael Gove, published in the Times newspaper.

Also on the programme: Unrest in the Gambia ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Adama Barrow; and why is a 4,500 year old pot being returned to Turkey?

(Picture: US President-elect Donald Trump (L) with former UK Justice Secretary Michael Gove (R). Copyright: Daniel Biskup/The Times)

More Democrats to Boycott Trump's Inauguration

A growing number of Democratic members of congress say they won't be attending Donald Trump's swearing in as the 45th president of the United States. Mark DeSaulnier, who represents California's 11th district, explains why he does will not be attending the ceremony.

Also in the programme: Snap elections called in Northern Ireland; and the last man to walk on the moon - Gene Cernan - has died at the age of 82.

(Photo: Democratic Congressman John Lewis, who has announced he will be boycotting Donald Trump's inauguration . Credit: Getty Images)

Middle East Peace Conference In Paris

More than 70 countries and international organisations are making a new push for a two-state solution in the Middle East at a conference in Paris, just days before Donald Trump takes office vowing support for Israel. We speak to a senior Fatah official and a former Israeli ambassador to the UN.

Also in the News: Another gruesome prison riot, the third this month, in Brazil and how big data could speed up development in poor countries.

(Photo: French Minister of Foreign Affairs Jean-Marc Ayrault at the opening of the Mideast peace conference in Paris. Credit: THOMAS SAMSON/AFP/Getty Images)