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

GlobalNews: 10 Aug 14 Thousands of Yazidis escape

Thousands escape Mt Sinjar as US airstrikes continue in northern Iraq/Liberia health system buckling under ebola/Turkey presidential election/Australian baby couple speak/Amazon author protest/Africa Fashion Week

GlobalNews: 09 Aug 14 Sat US strikes IS militants

US strikes Islamic State militants in Iraq / Israel continues bombardment of Gaza / Role of Japan's military questioned / Finland celebrates the centenary of the Moomin's creator.

GlobalNews: 7 Aug 14 AM Israel to extend ceasefire

Israel 'yes', Hamas 'no' to extend current truce / President Putin imposes trade restrictions on countries that laced sanctions on Moscow over Ukraine / Violence in Iraq / Ebola virus treatment v ethics / Monkey selfie copyright disputed