BBC Newshour

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Recent Episodes

Mali mausoleums rebuilt

What's happening with the ICC's Mali investigation? US seeks to reassure Arab allies over Iran; electronic music pioneer.

Ukraine shelling

Attacks hit central Donetsk; Tour de France doping allegations; The tale of the ugly yellow handbag

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Kenyan mall reopens

Westgate mall open again in Nairobi; Greece deal "has failed"; Queen Nazi salute film

Merkel challenged on refugees

A 14-year-old Palestinian girl has defended the way the German leader dealt with her after she burst into tears while talking about her future. Angela Merkel was criticised for appearing to be unsympathetic when Reem Sahwil described what her life was like under threat of deportation; Exactly a year after the downing of a Malaysian airliner over rebel-held eastern Ukraine, the families of the Dutch victims held a private ceremony to commemorate those killed; Organisers of a music festival in Transylvania in northern Romania are offering festival goers discounts if they donate blood before buying tickets (Photo: BBC).

Memorials Mark One Year Since Downing of MH17

Remembering the MH17 tragedy over Ukraine that killed nearly 300 people, China grapples with how to build a sustainable future, Angela Merkel offers a refugee an awkward hug.