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.

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UN: Aleppo civilians "Shot on the spot" by pro-government fighters

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Aleppo: Rebels on brink amid rapid losses

Syria's army says the battle for Aleppo in its final phase, a year on since women in Saudi Arabia given the right to vote we hear from there, brain tests to predict kids' futures

Aleppo rebels on the brink

Syrian military makes major gains in Aleppo; oil prices rise; 17 hour non-stop flight

Trump rejects CIA Russia hacking report

US president-elect dismisses CIA report on Russian hacking in connexion with presidential election / Dozens killed in attack on Cairo Coptic Cathedral / Sought: emoji translator

Deadly blasts near Istanbul stadium

IS fighters re-enter ancient Palmyra, Deaths feared in Kenya oil tanker blast, Santos Nobel speech attacks war on drugs

Obama orders review of cyber attacks during election

European aviation officials say commercial pilots should undergo compulsory psychological assessments; New hope for Parkinson's Disease; Rupert Murdoch attempts to make his media empire even bigger by buying Sky; A rift within the royal family is denied