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 - Sep 20, 2013

A Syrian official calls the civil war in his country "unwinnable." Also, remembering Duke Ellington's concert in Afghanistan 50 years ago this week. And a Canadian physics student explains string theory to the tune of Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody."

PRI's The World: 09/20/2013 (Afghanistan, Canada, Ireland)

Friday on The World: A Syrian official calls the civil war in his country "unwinnable." Also, remembering Duke Ellington's concert in Afghanistan 50 years ago this week. And a Canadian physics student explains string theory to the tune of Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody."

PRI's The World: 09/20/2013 (Afghanistan, Canada, Ireland)

Friday on The World: A Syrian official calls the civil war in his country "unwinnable." Also, remembering Duke Ellington's concert in Afghanistan 50 years ago this week. And a Canadian physics student explains string theory to the tune of Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody."

PRI's The World - Sep 19, 2013

Iran's new President Hassan Rouhani signals a new openness and willingness to talk with the US. Plus, it is "Welcoming Week" in many states - a chance for immigrants and US-born citizens to gather together across the country. And, Saudi Arabia's first feature-length film makes the rounds at film festivals around the globe.