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

PRI's The World: 09/30/2013 (India, Poland, Iran)

What do Iranians think about the rapid warming of US-Iranian relations. Do they think this new relationship will hold? Also, a Kenyan runner shatters a world record at the Berlin marathon. But will someone run a marathon in under 2 hours? And one of North America's most recognizable and well-loved insect is disappearing. What is happening to the Monarch Butterfly?

PRI's The World: 09/27/2013 (Turkey, Pakistan, Italy)

Now that a UN draft resolution has been reached on eliminating Syria's chemical weapons, the focus turns to making it happen. Also, how to go about responding to a natural disaster in a war zone. And, red is the new black - prisoners in Italy produce fine wines.

PRI's The World: 09/26/2013 (Sudan, Hong Kong, Yemen)

Why global leaders and diplomats who can speak English tend not to speak English at the UN General Assembly. Also, why Sudan's capital is erupting in protests. And why some in Ireland are saying no thanks to Arthur's Day celebrations.

PRI's The World: 09/25/2013 (Vietnam, Belgium, Kenya)

Israelis are skeptical about improved US relations with Iran. Also, we hear about Iran's only Jewish member of parliament, part of the Iranian delegation in New York. And we consider the attack at Nairobi's Westgate mall and what malls in general mean to different cultures.

PRI's The World: 09/24/2013 (Kenya, France, Colombia)

President Obama's speech at the United Nations signals a willingness to talk with Iran. We'll hear what the president had to say and we'll discuss how the body language of leaders influences diplomacy. And how residents in a Nairobi slum reacted to the terrorist attack in the city's upscale Westgate mall.

PRI's The World: 09/24/2013 (Kenya, France, Colombia)

President Obama's speech at the United Nations signals a willingness to talk with Iran. We'll hear what the president had to say and we'll discuss how the body language of leaders influences diplomacy. And how residents in a Nairobi slum reacted to the terrorist attack in the city's upscale Westgate mall.