The World This Week

What's been happening around the world and why it matters

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US squashes climate hopes

The US is leaving the Paris accord - but the rift with Europe goes deeper than that.


 2017-06-03  23m

Manchester: after the bomb

How Manchester and the UK reacted after the blast that killed 22 at a pop music concert.


 2017-05-27  23m

Special counsel to probe Trump and Russia

Mr Trump says it's a witch hunt - but a former FBI boss will look into links with Russia.


 2017-05-20  23m

'You're fired!' Trump sacks Comey

The American president stunned Washington by dismissing the FBI director.


 2017-05-13  24m

May snaps back

The UK prime minister stunned the EU by saying it was meddling in the general election.


 2017-05-06  23m

US puts missile defences in South Korea

The US placed anti-missile systems in South Korea, in response to threats from the North.


 2017-04-29  23m

Turks give Erdogan new powers

Turks voted - just - to change the constitution to set up an executive presidency


 2017-04-22  23m

Russia and US hit "all time low"

Moscow and Washington have fallen out over Syria. How damaged is their relationship?


 2017-04-15  23m

The US launches a missile strike on Syria

The US attacked Syrian forces this week. Why did Donald Trump change his policy?


 2017-04-08  23m

Britain says goodbye to the EU

Britain told the EU this week that it's leaving. How will the next two years play out?


 2017-04-01  23m