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  1. Afghanistan and Romania

    Tension spikes in Kabul before the election; two men's private revolt against Ceausescu

    First broadcast: 04 Apr 2014

  2. A hero in Rwanda; a nuclear dilemma in France

    How one man saved hundreds from the 1994 genocide; why atomic waste's buried in Champagne

    First broadcast: 03 Apr 2014

  3. Ukraine and Bangladesh

    Fighting corruption in Kiev; army and local tribes at odds in the Chittagong Hill Tracts

    First broadcast: 02 Apr 2014

  4. A special live edition from W1: Freedom's Paths

    Gabriel Gatehouse, Jeremy Bowen, Audrey Brown and Shaimaa Khalil on freedom's path

    First broadcast: 01 Apr 2014

  5. Trans-Dniester, and San Francisco’s Most Famous Bookshop

    A story from Trans-Dniester, and a visit to the famous independent bookshop City Lights

    First broadcast: 31 Mar 2014

  6. Touring Central Asia

    From Afghanistan to Kazakhstan, we hear the latest stories and insights from the 'stans'

    First broadcast: 29 Mar 2014

  7. Cyprus and Lebanon

    Returning to post-bailout Cyprus and a temporary escape from Damascus

    First broadcast: 28 Mar 2014

  8. Business and elections in Afghanistan, and Goa’s trashmobs

    Business in Afghanistan and Goa’s trashmobs – dispatches from BBC correspondents

    First broadcast: 27 Mar 2014

  9. Ukraine: past and present

    A job offer from the President of Crimea; Ukrainian independence, in 1991 and today.

    First broadcast: 26 Mar 2014

  10. Venezuela and the UAE

    On the barricades of San Cristobal; changing face of Bedouin life

    First broadcast: 25 Mar 2014

  11. El Salvador and Tunisia

    El Salvador's lone forensic scientist and Tunisia's creative explosion

    First broadcast: 24 Mar 2014

  12. Weekend Edition: Satisfaction!

    Thoughts from around the world on what people want and whether it really makes them happy

    First broadcast: 22 Mar 2014

  13. France and Sri Lanka

    The National Front move into the mainstream; playing rugby in Sri Lanka

    First broadcast: 21 Mar 2014

  14. A Tale of Two Cities: Singapore and Melbourne

    Does Singapore have a 'compassion deficit'? End of the road for Melbourne's laneways?

    First broadcast: 20 Mar 2014

  15. Israel and the USA

    Mindgames at an Israeli airport; biting off more than can be chewed in Philadelphia

    First broadcast: 19 Mar 2014

  16. Syria and Egypt

    Three years on from the start of the Syrian conflict; Egypt's struggling tourist sector

    First broadcast: 18 Mar 2014

  17. The Price of Pleasure: in Burkina Faso and Germany

    Hope for victims of FGM in Burkina Faso; legal prostitution in Germany.

    First broadcast: 17 Mar 2014

  18. Weekend Edition: War Wounds

    The roots and the scars of violence in Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan, Egypt, Niger and Somalia

    First broadcast: 15 Mar 2014

  19. Ukraine and South Korea

    Rising tensions in Crimea; reconfiguring the South Korean economy

    First broadcast: 14 Mar 2014

  20. Inside your shell: in St. Helena and Italy

    St Helena's prestigious tortoise; trying a codpiece on for size in Florence

    First broadcast: 13 Mar 2014

  21. Iraq and Afghanistan

    Rising sectarian tension in Iraq; what can history teach us about invading Afghanistan?

    First broadcast: 12 Mar 2014

  22. Bearing Witness on the Middle East

    Journalists on trial in Cairo; the war graves shedding light on today's Middle East

    First broadcast: 11 Mar 2014

  23. Rekindling Afghan Education, and Fighting Australia's Bushfires

    The inspirational Kabul headmaster won't back down; could Aboriginal methods fight fires?

    First broadcast: 10 Mar 2014

  24. Making their mark: the individuals behind the headlines

    Stories of the people making their mark on the world around them

    First broadcast: 08 Mar 2014

  25. Nicknames in Somalia

    Baldy, One Leg or Big Bottom, what Somali nickname would you choose?

    First broadcast: 07 Mar 2014

  26. USA and Central Asia

    Horse-drawn buggies in Amish country and an epic train journey from Volgograd to Ashgabat

    First broadcast: 06 Mar 2014

  27. Egypt and Venezuela: Revolutionary Roads

    Protest, power and populism on the streets of Cairo and Caracas

    First broadcast: 05 Mar 2014

  28. Lebanon and the UK

    A migrant, Beirut video shop owner and a London pub landlady are proud of their business

    First broadcast: 04 Mar 2014

  29. Catalonia and Somalia

    Catalan opinions on independence; a visit to a Somali psychiatric hospital

    First broadcast: 03 Mar 2014

  30. Weekend Edition 1 March 2014: Home Comforts

    Stories of domestic dramas and the stuff of everyday life from around the world

    First broadcast: 01 Mar 2014

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