WorldLink: Journeys into uncharted territory10/19/14
Isolated Christian villages in northern Iraq are forming their own militias in response to the threat from "Islamic State," and shocking revelations about torture and abuse in the South Korean military. Plus, we meet intrepid explorers searching for...
WorldLink: Changing your world
Can the largest outbreak of Ebola in known history be halted? - In Lebanon families await news of their relatives, captured by Islamist militants -Triumph in Israel for a Sudanese migrant - Also, changing their worlds: from young mothers in East...
WorldLink: The final frontier
We meet the unsung heroes of Kashmir. Argentina's soy rush, but are the herbicides as safe as Monsanto says? Is 14 too young to be married in Gaza? And, Space, the final frontier: We hear from people who want to end their life on Mars.
WorldLink: Reflections on war
Why Syrians who fled the "Islamic State" to Turkey are now heading back, and an Afghan refugee ponders the rise of anti-immigration politics in Sweden. Plus, we uncover WWI secrets and meet a defector to the GDR.
WorldLink: Survivors speak out
Reaction in Scotland as voters say no to independence; and friends of hostage Alan Henning speak out. Plus, survivors of torture, terror attacks and gender violence share their stories as they fight for change.
WorldLink: Scotland's big decision
A look at the issues facing Scotland ahead of its historic independence referendum – from Shetlanders in the center of the debate, to a couple with opposing views. Plus, drugs: their use, abuse and legal side effects.
Amid Kremlin denials of sending Russian soldiers to fight in eastern Ukraine, meet the man dealing with calls from soldiers' concerned loved ones. Plus, the aftermath of the Rotherham child exploitation scandal.
WorldLink: Beyond the horizon
A Yazidi woman in Germany fears for her people's future and an Irish teenager is stuck in an Egyptian jail. Plus, a mission to save migrants' lives, a nomadic barber, travel enablers, and preservers of an ancient script.
WorldLink: Too close for comfort
Why the exodus of Iraqis appears unstoppable, a colleague of journalist James Foley describes the man he knew and the pastor who has lost faith in America after the clashes in Ferguson. Plus, face-to-face with Ebola.
WorldLink: Fighting the spread
How the Kurdish diaspora is gathering to fight back against the Islamic State, while health workers in Sierra Leone battle the spread of Ebola. Plus, the stories of Gaza's wounded and an Israeli journalist draws hatred.
WorldLink: Standing up for difference
How Palestinians in Israel are coming under fire; the murky world of Thai surrogacy and the Khmer Rouge found guilty. The gay Kenyan writer trying to change attitudes, the skateboarding cop of Wisconsin and rapping the news in Vietnam.
WorldLink: Forgotten stories
Health workers grapple with the world’s biggest outbreak of Ebola, Israelis speak out about attacks on Gaza, and anarchy in post-Gaddafi Libya. Plus, we take a trip back in time to meet a man obsessed with the 1940s, and Mozambican workers whose lives...
WorldLink: Outcasts and Castaways
On this week's show: A Palestinian speaks out about Israel's offensive. Europe's watchdog OSCE gathers clues to the MH17 crash in Ukraine. Who were the HIV activists onboard MH17? And what Kurdish independence might look like. Plus, the outcasts and...
WorldLink: Keeping it in the family
On this week's show: Fear and trepidation in Israel and Gaza as the conflict intensifies. We ask whither Iraq's future? And the woman who has worn purple every day since 2012. Also: Keeping it in the family, from the man in Waziristan who is searching...
WorldLink: Extraordinary women
How Israelis feel about the prospect of another Gaza war, a voice of unity for asylum seekers in Australia and Brazil's football woes. Plus, we meet some extraordinary women, from a mayor in Turkey to a solo sailor.
WorldLink: Leading crusades
Tensions in Israel after the murders of four teenagers, protestors holding out for Nigeria's missing girls and relatives of South Korean ferry victims struggle for justice. Also, the Catholic church's crime fighters.
WorldLink: Locked up
Mixed reactions in Egypt as three journalists begin jail sentences, the struggles of Turkey's LGBT community and the story of a man who was wrongly imprisoned for 15 years. Also, the uncensored horrors of war.
WorldLink: Escaping to a safer place
Kirkuk, a safe haven in Iraq; retracing an asylum seeker's journey to Britain. Escaping honor killing in Pakistan. Mostar's divided loyalties during the World Cup. Escaping death in Cameroon, and can Turkey control domestic violence?
We join the exodus of Iraqi refugees, look back on the life of a murdered Russian journalist and meet an Afghan woman fighting for equal rights. Also, why an MH370 passenger's partner is fundraising for a whistleblower.
WorldLink: All eyes on you
A Briton determined to champion the EU despite growing euro skepticism, defying the terror of Boko Haram, and a young Syrian takes control of his future. Plus, France's D-Day sacrifice, and what it's like to be spied on.