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Syria air strikes: 12 hours in two minutes

BBC World News feed - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 09:59
How the US, UK and France attack on suspected chemical weapons facilities unfolded.

Syria air strikes: Footage shows before and after

BBC World News feed - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 09:32
Footage shows missiles striking a military research facility in Damascus, and the apparent aftermath.

Syria air strikes: Eyewitness describes moment missiles struck

BBC World News feed - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 06:04
CBS reporter Seth Doane in Damascus, Syria, describes the moment the air strikes started.

Syria air strikes: Missiles fired from French naval ship

BBC World News feed - Sat, 04/14/2018 - 04:10
Footage of cruise missiles being launched from a ship in an unknown location and French jets taking off.

Trump: Syria air strikes to deter chemical weapons use

BBC World News feed - Fri, 04/13/2018 - 20:51
US is prepared to "sustain" strikes until Syrian regime stops using chemical agents, Mr Trump says.

The dog getting over its bad image

BBC World News feed - Fri, 04/13/2018 - 18:16
Egypt's Baladi dogs are often looked down upon as strays, but things are changing.

Officer treated for overdose after inhaling unknown powder

BBC World News feed - Fri, 04/13/2018 - 16:23
An Ohio officer was treated for an overdose after he inhaled an unknown powder during an arrest.

UN ambassador: 'How can you say that with a straight face?'

BBC World News feed - Fri, 04/13/2018 - 11:42
US ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, and her Russian counterpart, Vassily Nebenzia, sparred over actions in Syria.

US police dog brings Los Angeles car chase to an end

BBC World News feed - Fri, 04/13/2018 - 08:25
Officers had a little help from a canine colleague to bring this car chase in Los Angeles to an end.

European-Arab team of women to trek to the North Pole

BBC World News feed - Fri, 04/13/2018 - 06:19
A European-Arab team of women is trekking to the North Pole to improve understanding between cultures.

Syria chemical attack: Survivors recount the 2013 Ghouta assault

BBC World News feed - Thu, 04/12/2018 - 19:09
A Syrian family from Ghouta recounts the horrors of the 2013 chemical attack there.

Mosul: Woman risks backlash to care for 'IS orphans'

BBC World News feed - Thu, 04/12/2018 - 18:38
Meet the woman facing a backlash for helping orphans from Iraq's war on the Islamic State group.

Bolingo the gorilla learns to handstand in Florida zoo

BBC World News feed - Thu, 04/12/2018 - 12:51
Bolingo's keepers say the activity enhances his well-being.

Syria 'chemical attack': The view from Moscow

BBC World News feed - Thu, 04/12/2018 - 12:18
The BBC's Moscow correspondent Steve Rosenberg gives the view from the Russian capital.

Israel traffic stops for two-minute Holocaust silence

BBC World News feed - Thu, 04/12/2018 - 12:17
Cars stopped in the middle of the road to mark the country's Holocaust remembrance day.

IS wife fears losing her children if she returns to the US

BBC World News feed - Thu, 04/12/2018 - 00:00
An American woman who lived with the Islamic State group for more than two years tells her story.

Ethiopia's farmers forced off land for housing

BBC World News feed - Wed, 04/11/2018 - 18:16
Farmers around Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa say they are paying a high price for the city's expansion.

The Soviet villagers who blocked Western radio broadcasts

BBC World News feed - Wed, 04/11/2018 - 18:12
Radio Station #5 was one of a number of Soviet villages charged with keeping out foreign "propaganda".

Paramedics who mostly collect bodies

BBC World News feed - Wed, 04/11/2018 - 16:14
Mariela and her husband work as paramedics in one of the most violent cities in Mexico.

Thousands commemorate Winnie Mandela

BBC World News feed - Wed, 04/11/2018 - 15:14
She and Nelson Mandela were a symbol of the country's anti-apartheid struggle for three decades.