The World This Week

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

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 24m. Bisher sind 157 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 2 days 14 hours 16 minutes


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

When terror came to London

This was not the first political killing at that spot.


 2017-03-25  23m

Rutte grasps victory - of a sort

The Dutch prime minister lost seats in the election but still leads the biggest party.


 2017-03-18  23m