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R. Kelly arrested on sex trafficking charges

The singer has been charged with 13 offences, including sex trafficking and racketeering.

The 52 year old singer has been charged with 13 offences, including sex trafficking and racketeering. He's now in custody after being arrested in Chicago. We speak to a reporter who's been investigating the singer.

Also, Turkey has received the first parts of a Russian missile defence system, despite warnings from the US. We bring you the latest from our BBC Turkish correspondent, and hear the views from people in Turkey.

And in tennis two of the sport's greats Rafa Nadal and Roger Federer are playing each other in the Wimbledon semi-final. We speak to superfans of the players to hear why they want their hero to win.

(Photo: Singer R. Kelly arrives for a child support hearing at a Cook County courthouse in Chicago on March 6, 2019. Credit: Reuters)

53 minutes

Last on

Fri 12 Jul 2019 15:06GMT

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  • Fri 12 Jul 2019 15:06GMT

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