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BBC's Quentin Sommerville is with Iraqi troops as they begin the battle to free western Mosul from the so-called Islamic State.
Also on the programme: Ecuador elections; and Adolf Hitler's telephone is up for auction.
(Photo: Iraqi forces near the south of Mosul. Credit: AFP/Getty Images)
US Vice President Pence: America and Europe are "bound together by the same noble ideals". Also in the programme, a fourth arrest in Kim Jong-nam murder investigation and Genghis Khan reappraised in new Dutch exhibition.
(Photo:US Vice President Mike Pence delivers a speech at the Munich Security Conference in Germany. Credit: Christof Stachechristof Stache/AFP/Getty Images)
Norma McCorvey, an American woman who was at the centre of a 1973 Supreme Court decision establishing the right to an abortion has died at the age of 69.
Also on the programme: President Trump to address his supporters in a rally in Florida; and China bans imports of North Korean coal.
(Picture: Norma McCorvey. Credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Pakistan has launched a nationwide security operation after a suicide bomber killed at least eighty people at a Sufi Muslim shrine on Thursday. The so-called Islamic State group says it carried out the attack at the Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine in Sindh province. We ask an expert how big a threat is the Islamic State group to Pakistan?
Also on the programme: we speak to a woman who fled a deadly cult run by her father and a month on since he took office, what people in rural America make of Donald Trump's presidency.
(Photo: Pakistani relatives mourn over the coffin of a 13-year-old blast victim, Zeeshan, during his funeral in the town of Sehwan in Sindh province. Credit: Getty Images)
Senior Republican Senator John McCain says that while western nations still have the power to maintain "our world order" it's unclear whether they have the will. Also in the programme, the declining finances of the Islamic State group and will Donald Trump's victory help or hinder Europe's right wing nationalists?
(Photo: US senator John McCain speaks on the first day of the 53rd Munich Security Conference. Credit: Thomas Kienzle/AFP/Getty Images)
More arrests over the killing of the North Korean leader's half-brother, Kim Jong-nam. The country has a history of sending agents overseas to carry out assassinations and kidnappings. Also in the programme, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at G20 summit in Germany; and did Winston Churchill believe in aliens?
(Photograph shows Kim Jong-Nam and his half-brother Kim Jong-Un. Credit: AFP/Getty Images)