Subscribe: From Our Own Correspondent
Preview: From Our Own Correspondent

From Our Own Correspondent

Insight, colour, wit and analysis as the BBC's foreign correspondents take a closer look at the stories in their regions. For more information and the podcast Terms of Use go to

Published: Fri, 27 Jul 2007 17:42:46 +0100

Copyright: (C) BBC 2007


Fri, 27 Jul 2007 16:00:00 +0100

This podcast has been relaunched. If you receive this message, then you will need to resubscribe to get future episodes. You can find the new version and more information about subscribing at

Media Files:


Sat, 21 Jul 2007 12:00:00 +0100

Despatches from the BBC's foreign correspondents.This week Bill Law examines the growing tension between Bahrain's majority Shia Muslim population and its ruling Sunni Muslim elite and Hugh Sykes explodes a few myths after touring Turkey in the lead up to its elections. Peter Biles reports from Beit Bridge, the only official crossing point between Zimbabwe and South Africa and Mark Doyle finds reasons to be cheerful over the impact of debt relief on Nigeria. In Washington, Justin Webb considers the importance of the summer vacation to American life.

Media Files: