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LISTEN: The Weekend Ahead – September 20-21

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The largest-ever climate rally is planned for Sunday in New York, Sierra Ebola emerges from nationwide home confinement, and the MH370 hunt continues.

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Kerry, French Counterpart Pledge Support for Baghdad at UN

Kerry said every country, including Iran, has a role to play im fighting the Islamic State.

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LISTEN: The World in 2:00 - September 19, 2014

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Scotland votes to remain a part of Great Britain, Catalonia picks up the torch of independence, and John Kerry and his French counterpart head to the UN.

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LISTEN: The Day Ahead – September 19, 2014

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Catalonia mulls its own independence referendum, John Kerry chairs a meeting of the UN Security Council and Sierra Leone begins a three day Ebola lockdown.

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LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – September 18, 2014

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Ukraine’s president addresses the U.S. Congress, a BBC film crew is attacked in Russia, and the U.N. Security Council meets on Ebola.

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LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – September 16, 2014

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200 million fewer people suffer from malnourishment in 2014 compared to 1990, according to a new U.N. report.

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LISTEN: The Day Ahead – September 16, 2014

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The UN General Assembly gets underway, the E.U. Parliament votes on an association agreement with Ukraine, and new rankings of the world’s best universities.

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LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – September 12, 2014

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France offers aerial strikes against the Islamic State in Iraq, Cuba sends doctors to Ebola-affected Sierra Leone, and 45 UN peacekeepers are freed in Syria.

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LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – September 11, 2014

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Mixed reaction to President Obama’s coalition strategy to defeat the Islamic State and a strong showing of support for independence campaigners in Catalonia.

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LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – September 10, 2014

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The OPCW says chemical weapons attacks are likely continuing in Syria, and positive signs that efforts to replenish the Ozone layer are paying off.

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Earnest: U.S. Won’t Reveal Timing Of Syrian Airstrikes

President Obama is prepared to launch airstrikes in Syria, but not specific on when they will happen.

Syrian Rebels To Be Trained Over 8-12 Months

Pentagon Press Secretary Kirby said training will focus on “basic” military skills, focusing on organizational leadership and equipment proficiency.

LISTEN: The Weekend Ahead – September 20-21

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The largest-ever climate rally is planned for Sunday in New York, Sierra Ebola emerges from nationwide home confinement, and the MH370 hunt continues.

Kerry, French Counterpart Pledge Support for Baghdad at UN

Kerry said every country, including Iran, has a role to play im fighting the Islamic State.

European Human Rights Conference To Hammer Russia Over Ukraine Crisis

57 member states will participate in the Human Dimension Implementation Meeting from Sept. 22 – Oct. 3, in Warsaw, Poland.

Pentagon: Troops Will Not Interact With Ebola Patients

“It’s important to remember the mission, the mission is to do some training, to build these units, and do some logistics, some transport, the movement of material,” Kirby said. “It is not to treat.”