BBC World Service
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What is going to happen in 2017? President Marine Le Pen of France? The end of the Iran nuclear deal? Some of the BBC’s most senior correspondents forecast what might or might not happen during the next 12 months. Make your own predictions and join the discussion on the World Service Facebook page.
Israeli soldier is convicted of manslaughter for shooting dead a wounded Palestinian, Turkish president issues a defiant message to extremists, over 150 inmates escape from Philippines prison, will 2017 be "The Year of the Wall" ?
Ford chooses to invest in Michigan over Mexico; hunt for gunman continues in Turkey; call for Nigerian harmony ends in disharmony
Turkey continues hunt for gunman who attacked Istanbul nightclub, German Interior Minister calls for new measures towards asylum-seekers, Bangladeshi women battle to end abusive marriages, BBC correspondent reflects on 12 years in Africa
After Istanbul, IS bombs Baghdad; 50+ killed in Brazil prison riot; death of Memo Morales who united Venezuela with his music
8 arrested by police following Istanbul attack, IS claims it planted Baghdad car-bomb, why many Jamaicans want Obama to pardon pan-Africanist leader who died in 1940, are women doctors safer than men ?