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

Battle for Kunduz

Afghan forces fight to recapture city; Yemen wedding deaths; protecting the South Pacific; and the former British Ambassador in Syria, Iraq, Libya and Saudi Arabia on what he called the most disastrously violent time for the Middle East since World War Two.

Hajj death toll disputed

Hajj death toll disputed by Pakistan government; Jamaican MP wants slavery reparations from the UK; as this year's shortlist for the Toy Hall of Fame are announced, what makes a classic toy?

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Is Assad part of the solution in Syria ?

President Obama talks of a "managed transition" in Syria but what role for President Assad in that process? Mars appears to be flowing with rivulets of salty water and the Taliban captures the provincial capital of Kunduz