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Somalia Bombings: Severely wounded flown to Turkey for treatment

Forty of the people most severely wounded in twin bombings in Somalia are being flown to Turkey for treatment. Saturday's blasts in Mogadishu...

How did "Allah" make its way onto Viking clothes?

Why did the Vikings wear clothes with Arabic inscriptions? This is how the Arabic word "Allah" made its way onto Viking burial costumes....

Rountable: Kenya Democracy

Kenya in trouble - the election's a mess and trust is running low. Are things about to turn violent or can order be restored? Kenya is in political...

Roundtable: Is Kenya's democracy under threat?

Kenya in trouble - the election's a mess and trust is running low. Are things about to turn violent or can order be restored? Kenya is in political...

The Battle for Kirkuk: Iraqi forces take control of key installations

Thousands of Kirkuk residents are leaving the area. They're heading for the cities of Erbil and Sulaymaniyah, still under KRG rule. Residents fear...

Deadly attack in Somalia kills more than 300

Somalis protest the deadly blasts in Mogadishu that killed at least 300 and injured many others. Sebastian Kurz became the leader of Austria’s...

Here are the most dangerous cities for women

Ever wondered which cities were the safest for women? An international survey ranked the most and least safe cities for women, and many women seem...

Sebastian Kurz set to become youngest leader in the world

Meet Sebastian Kurz, the 31-year-old Austrian politician, who is about the become the world's youngest leader and is known for his anti-immigrant...

The Battle for Kirkuk: Simon Mabon talks to TRT World about Kirkuk clashes

Simon Mabon, who is from Lancaster University, talks to TRT World about Kirkuk clashes. Subscribe: http://trt.world/subscribe Livestream:...

Somalia Attack: Interview with Matt Bryden, Executive Chairman at Sahan Research,

Interview with Matt Bryden, Executive Chairman at Sahan Research, former Coordinator for the UN Monitoring Group on Somalia and Eritrea on Somalia...

Austria Elections: Interview with Allyson Fiddler from Lancaster University

Exit polls in Austria show the conservative People's Party winning the largest share of the vote in Sunday's parliamentary elections. Party leader...

Kirkuk Dispute: Interview with Iraq analyst Ahmed Rushdi

Officials from the Kurdish Regional Government say Iraqi forces have launched a major offensive around the disputed city of Kirkuk. Earlier Iraqi...

Exclusive interview with Ai Weiwei on his new documentary 'Human Flow'

We''ll bring you their story shortly. But first here's a special report about one of the most famous contemporary artists in the world. Now Ai...

Literary agent Ayser Ali joins us from the Frankfurt Book Fair

The Frankfurt Book fair... Five centuries on, and it's still the most influential event of its kind for the publishing industry. But what makes it...