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Kate Farmer

Cutting to the chase


"The ultimate nightmare scenario"

Reality Check: Flight security measures, the campaign for Tikrit, Nigeria's presidential election, Google research, "Better Shelter"


Questions over cockpit security

Reality Check: Germanwings - cockpit security, UK election, Saudi airstrikes on Yemen, Finnish education system

Tsipras hand an merkels Ellbogen

Tsipras and Merkel break the ice

Reality Check: Tsipras-Merkel talks, US-Afghan relations, Austria and smoking, Albie Sachs, being bilingual.

Lee Kuan Yew

Singapore mourns its founding father

Reality Check: Singapore mourns, France and the far right, Yemen, Ebola

Benjamin Netanjahu

Israel: the result no-one expected

Reality Check: Israeli election results, Srebrenica arrests, Frankfurt Blockupy protests, Ceurabics.

17 Kommentare

Isaac Herzog, Oppositionspolitiker in Israel

Bye bye, Bibi?

Reality Check: Israeli elections, subsidiary protection, Iran talks, Brazil protests, Elton John vs. D&G

54 Kommentare

Afghanische Frau vor einem Plakat

Letter to Iran is a US "domestic politics game"

Reality Check: Letter to Iran, Hillary's e-mail, Venezuela politics and people, Afghan Women's Network

Libysches Ölfeld

Libya "has moved beyond" civil war

Reality Check: Libya IS kidnappings, reporting on Syria, Ukraine troop pullback, EU army, Mising Image Ruth Beckermann

Giannis Varoufakis

Greece and its tourist tax inspector plan

Reality Check: Greece referendum threat, migrants in the Med, Nemtsov arrests, elephants in the circus, Solar Impulse 2.

Mahmoud Abbas

A Palestinian "anti-Netanyau" election signal

Reality Check: PLO suspends security cooperation with Israel, Hillary's e-mail scandal, International Women's Say: women in humanitarian aid, women film directors, Saudi artist, Maha Malluh

42 Kommentare


Netanyahu speech is backfiring

Israel reactions to Netanyahu speech, militants seize Libyan oil fields, Slovenia approves same sex marriage, the future for mountain gorillas.

26 Kommentare


Iran deal "possible by the end of March"

Reality Check: Iran nuclear talks, Mothers Schools against Extremism, Nemtsov funeral, Ebola update, "African Pride"

Boris Nemzow

Rallies across Russia for Nemtsov

Reality Check: Nemtsov rally in Moscow, compensation for US victims of forced sterilisation, Netanyahu in USA, Hypo crisis, drones in the future

IS militants

Jihadi John: a "beautiful man" radicalised

Reality Check: Jihadi John named, poverty in the EU, Islamic State destroys Iraqi statues, massive black hole discovered, DC legalised marijuana


Security council veto: "a political football"

Reality Check: Reforming the Security Council, Ukraine and human rights, Obama vetoes oil pipeline construction, TC Boyle in FM4, pain and pleasure.

Türkische Panzer vor der Syrischen Grenze

Turkey: moving history

Reality Check: Turkish forces remove ancient tomb, Myanmar violence, Nigerian elections, Al Shebab threatens US and UK shopping malls, the direction of the Oscars

Mosul Staudamm

Mosul: "...will be a hard push"

Reality Check: The fight for Mosul, women and the Islamic State, Greece talks in final day, unaccompanied minor refugees, House of Responsibility


Political correctness, or plain pussyfooting?

Reality Check: the language of terrorism, Aleppo ceasefire, Ukraine peacekeeper proposal, Thailand's military government, a one state solution


Greece and the EU: who'll blink first?

Reality Check: Greece talks, Minsk agreement fails, Putin in Hungary, the billion dollar bank heist, passenger name records

Präsident Ägyptens

The Libyan "hot potato"

Reality Check: Egyptian airstrikes against Islamic State in Libya, violence continues in Ukraine, arrests in Denmark shootings, how sanctions are hitting Russia, "Boys Awakening"

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