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Tue 12 Nov 2013 06:00

Life Inside ‘Islamic State’: Diaries

Life Inside ‘Islamic State’: Five diaries

An activist based in Raqqa, Syria describes the horror of everyday life in the city.

Today's running order

With Justin Webb and Evan Davis.

  • 12 Nov 2013 10:27:53


    Our lead story this morning: Thousands of survivors are still desperately waiting for the aid effort to reach them in the Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan:

  • 12 Nov 2013 09:56:33


    Our most popular tweet this morning was the picture of David Dimbleby's tattoo (a scorpion on his right shoulder) which he got at the age of 75.
  • 12 Nov 2013 09:51:48


    Listen to clips from this morning's programme
  • 12 Nov 2013 10:25:28

    John Kerry

    Also on this morning's programme, we heard from US Secretary of 
    State John Kerry, who was interviewed by the BBC's Kim Ghattas.

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