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  1. The USA and Afghanistan

    Grand dilemmas for the Grand Canyon - and a peek into Kabul's presidential palace

    First broadcast: 19 Sep 2014

  2. Jamaica and New Caledonia

    How did Mario Deane die in police custody? And the Pacific islands still part of France

    First broadcast: 18 Sep 2014

  3. Ivory Coast and Estonia

    Errant Ivoirian men tamed by soap opera and 'husband schools'; Tallinn's European dreams

    First broadcast: 17 Sep 2014

  4. Lebanon and Germany

    Why IS is boosting sectarianism in Beirut; the century-old boardgame Germans still play

    First broadcast: 16 Sep 2014

  5. The Aftermath of the Malaysia Airlines Disasters

    Emotional scars from working at the MH17 site, and MH370 relatives' inability to move on

    First broadcast: 15 Sep 2014

  6. Weekend Edition: The Reporter's Story

    Correspondents' personal insights from Iraq, Egypt, Israel, Mexico, Crimea and Jersey

    First broadcast: 13 Sep 2014

  7. Catalonia and Sweden

    Catalans eye up Scotland on national day and will Sweden's politics get a shake-up?

    First broadcast: 12 Sep 2014

  8. Pakistan and United States

    What lies behind the Pakistani protests? And an African-American seaside resort in the US

    First broadcast: 11 Sep 2014

  9. Russia

    Meeting President Putin at a mammoth museum, and hearing provincial Russians on Ukraine

    First broadcast: 10 Sep 2014

  10. Iraq and United Arab Emirates

    Evading IS in Iraq to reach a besieged Shia town and Indian kushti wrestling in Dubai

    First broadcast: 09 Sep 2014

  11. Israel and Mexico: Matters of Life and Death

    Love and loss in coma wards in Jerusalem; denial and paranoia about cartels in Nogales

    First broadcast: 08 Sep 2014

  12. Weekend Edition: Unusual Leisure Pursuits

    Rowing choppy seas, reading poems on battlefields and dancing at Caribbean festivals

    First broadcast: 06 Sep 2014

  13. Inequality in Indonesia and Hemingway's Paradise

    How Indonesians feel about the country's wealth gap; an author's idyll in 1920s France

    First broadcast: 05 Sep 2014

  14. The Headscarf and the Bicycle

    A personal account of giving up the hijab; the bikes empowering young women in Rwanda

    First broadcast: 04 Sep 2014

  15. Australia Special: Today's Migrants and Memories of WWI

    Refuge and refugees Down Under- and whether this is a country obsessed with past conflict

    First broadcast: 03 Sep 2014

  16. Iraqi Kurdistan and Iceland's "Pompeii"

    Might Kurds have to defer their dreams of independence? Plus: a village engulfed in lava

    First broadcast: 02 Sep 2014

  17. An Independent Scotland?

    BBC Scotland correspondent Colin Blane meets a nation preparing to vote on independence

    First broadcast: 01 Sep 2014

  18. Weekend Edition: Tales of the Unexpected

    English words in Hindi, scantily-stocked shelves in Havana or the seagulls plaguing Rome

    First broadcast: 30 Aug 2014

  19. A Greek Goodbye and a Swiss Selfie Scandal

    Saying farewell to Greece after three years; sexy selfies scandalise the Swiss parliament

    First broadcast: 29 Aug 2014

  20. The Ebola Virus and a Little-loved Airline

    The spread of Ebola in West Africa; and the decline of Pakistan International Airlines

    First broadcast: 28 Aug 2014

  21. A Poet at War

    The poet chronicling his experience of conflict in Luhansk; nationalism in Crimea.

    First broadcast: 27 Aug 2014

  22. Guatemala and Canada

    A deportee's way from the US to rehab in Guatemala; and the farm raising insects for food

    First broadcast: 26 Aug 2014

  23. Money and Secrets in Jersey

    Christine Finn was born on Jersey, but its residency rules mean she can't live there now

    First broadcast: 25 Aug 2014

  24. Experiencing China

    Politics, Maoist history and the attitudes of Chinese tourists to Europe

    First broadcast: 23 Aug 2014

  25. Cuba and Iran

    Havana's supermarket shelves can baffle outsiders; contemporary art sells well in Tehran

    First broadcast: 22 Aug 2014

  26. Somalia and Italy

    A nerve-wracking mobile-phone relationship with Al Shabaab; the seagulls invading Rome

    First broadcast: 21 Aug 2014

  27. Young Futures - in Gaza and County Mayo, Ireland

    How many more conflicts will Gazan children see; where will Irish students go to work?

    First broadcast: 20 Aug 2014

  28. Iraq and China

    Refugees from IS crowd the streets of Dohuk; a Western bridesmaid at a Shanghai wedding

    First broadcast: 19 Aug 2014

  29. Panama and Britain

    Celebrating 100 years of the Panama Canal; joining a hectic Chinese bus tour of Europe

    First broadcast: 18 Aug 2014

  30. Weekend Edition: Drawing the Line

    Stories of borders and frontiers from Iraq, the UK, Greece and Pakistan

    First broadcast: 16 Aug 2014

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