The World

Host Marco Werman and his team of producers bring you the world's most interesting stories that remind us just how small our planet really is.

https://www.pri.org/programs/the-world

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 46m. Bisher sind 1920 Folge(n) erschienen. Jeden Tag erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 59 days 8 hours 21 minutes

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Contaminated cough syrup kills 300 children in Asia, Africa


The World Health Organization is calling for "immediate action" to protect children from contaminated cough syrup that has killed more than 300 children in Asia and Africa.


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Germany to send tanks to Ukraine


Germany announced on Wednesday that it will send tanks to Ukraine to aid in its fight against Russian invaders.


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Ukraine corruption scandal ousts top officials


Ukraine corruption scandal ousts top officials


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Somali govt struggles to push out al-Shabab


Somalia's government has stumbled in its all-out campaign to push the insurgent group al-Shabab out of cities and villages. On Sunday, militants laid siege to the Mogadishu mayor's office.


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Defense chiefs fail to reach deal on tanks for Ukraine


European defense ministers met on Friday with US and Ukrainian officials to discuss aid for Ukraine.


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Ukraine calls for more heavy tanks


Ukraine says it needs heavy tanks. US Adm. James Stavridis discusses how a tank delivery would make a difference in the war with Russia.


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Why are so many Cubans leaving?


Over the last year, nearly a quarter million Cubans have migrated to the United States. We hear about why people are making what is often a dangerous journey.


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Alleged Wagner Group commander defects


A man who claims to be a commander from the Wagner Group, a Russian mercenary group fighting in Ukraine, has fled to Norway.


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Concerns about COVID surge ahead of Lunar New Year


There are concerns of a potential surge in COVID-19 cases in China as people prepare to travel for the Lunar New Year.


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Lula consolidates support in Brazil


Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva appears to be consolidating support, almost a week after a mob of supporters of the previous president, Jair Bolsonaro, rampaged the seat of power in Brasília.


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