The World

An award-winning daily show, “PRI's The World” brings one-of-a-kind international stories home to America. "The World's" coverage is provided by a global network of international journalists, including access to 250 BBC correspondents.

Recent Episodes

Afghan pilot seeks asylum, Kerry's Mideast speech, the first alphabet

Afghanistan's first female military jet pilot has requested asylum in the US. Also, tough (and long) talk from Secretary of State John Kerry on Israeli settlements. Plus, how Canadian singer Celine Dion became part owner of an iconic Jewish deli in Montreal.

The Soviet collapse; remembering George Michael; and hula dancing

We start tonight with how the collapse of the USSR 25 years ago still reverberates today. Also, we look at Israel's anger at the US over a United Nations resolution. And we recall the rise and stardom of late pop icon George Michael.

A fake news attack, saving an Indonesian forest, Palestinian artists and Jesus

A Washington Post columnist tells us what it was like to be the subject of a fake news story. Plus, in Germany there are concerns that fake news and other cyber attacks could threaten the country's democracy. And we've got some end-of-year music picks for you: Afrobeat meets Haitian voodoo.