The World This Weekend with Martina Fitzgerald

The World This Weekend wraps up the day's events and looks to the week ahead, bringing Canadians the latest developments in key stories.

Tune in on Saturday and Sunday evenings for compelling reports, thought provoking interviews, and fascinating feature-length segments.

You can also listen, on demand, at cbc.ca/podcasts.

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The World This Weekend is a comprehensive half-hour news and information program.

It wraps up the day's events on Saturdays and Sundays, bringing Canadians the latest developments on the key stories at home and around the world.

Journalists report not only what's happening, but why it's happening, providing context and analysis, along with feature-length documentaries.

World Headlines

Boris Johnson, former London mayor, rules out bid to be next British PM video
Former London mayor Boris Johnson abruptly pulls out of the race to become Britain's next prime minister, in a shock move that upturns a political order shaken by last week's vote to leave the European Union.
Istanbul airport attackers were Russian, Uzbek and Kyrgyz, official says
The three suicide bombers who carried out a deadly attack on Istanbul's main airport were of Russian, Uzbek and Kyrgyz nationality, a Turkish official said on Thursday.
What would it take for Donald Trump to rip up NAFTA?
Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has said he would rip up NAFTA if he couldn't renegotiate the deal. If elected, he may find it isn't quite so straightforward.
Is Brexit a sure thing? How the U.K. could still ditch its EU divorce video
None of the options are particularly enticing, but there's still time for the U.K. to reverse course on its plan to leave the EU.
NASA's Juno could help us understand origins of solar system
Juno has the potential to answer questions that have been plaguing the scientific community for decades.