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Recent Episodes

Syrian Government 'Blocking Aid'

The United Nations says despite the ceasefire which began on Monday, the Syrian government is blocking the delivery of humanitarian aid to tens of thousands of civilians; International monitors say a truce in Ukraine between government forces and Russian-backed fighters is being widely respected; It's a hundred years ago today since the first tanks were deployed in battle.

(Photo: Damaged buildings on Castello Road, a crucial access road into Aleppo on 28/7/2016; Credit: SANA via Reuters)

Syria Ceasefire Extended

US and Russia agree to extend ceasefire by 48 hours; what does proposed Monsanto deal mean for the future of food; Gaia telescope finds new stars.

(Picture: A man rides a motorcycle near damaged buildings in the rebel held Old Aleppo, Syria, Credit: REUTERS/Abdalrahman Ismail)

UK Report On Libya

Parliament report criticises David Cameron for Libya intervention; Jean-Claude Juncker says EU is facing existential crisis; mapping our galaxy.

Photograph shows David Cameron and Nicolas Sarkozy arriving in Libya. (Credit: Associated Press)

Can the UN Now Get Aid into Worst-Affected Parts of Syria?

As the latest ceasefire holds, questions arise about aid getting into northern Syria; could it be possible, one day, for babies to be made without eggs? Ugandan chess champion from the slumps of Kampala to Hollywood.

(Picture: Syrian youths at a café in the government-held Mogambo neighbourhood in Aleppo. Credit: Getty Images)

Ceasefire in Syria

Reports suggest the latest agreement to reduce the fighting in Syria is being widely respected; former British Prime Minister, David Cameron, quits as a Member of Parliament; corruption allegations against South Sudan's ruling elites.

(Picture: Syrian children celebrate Eid Al-Adha Eid Al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) in Aleppo. Credit: Getty Images)