BBC World Service

The BBC World Service provides international news and analysis from around the globe in 28 languages. Their global network of correspondents provides impartial news and reports on location.

Recent Episodes

Police purge in Turkey after failed coup

Purge in Turkey continues after failed coup with thousands of police officers suspended / French PM booed at Nice memorial / Iraqi marshlands become World Heritage Site

Erdogan supporters take to Turkey's streets

Thousands of soldiers arrested, many judges sacked after failed coup; Syrian government soldiers enter outskirts of rebel-held town of Daraya; Donald Trump makes first joint appearance with new running mate

Coup attempt in Turkey

Turkish army group stages coup attempt; tributes and flowers for Nice victims; who is Donald Trump's running mate and Iran's ancient water systems are included in UNESCO's list of World Heritage sites.

At least 84 killed in lorry attack in France

Lorry ploughs into crowds in southern French city of Nice, Bangladesh urges imams to denounce radicalism, UN official condemns female genital mutilation as "child abuse"