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Hotspots: Stories from the Frontline
In a first of its kind, veteran war correspondents Stuart Ramsay and Alex Crawford take viewers behind the scenes of reporting on stories in the world's most dangerous areas.
Season 1, Episode 3
Stuart Ramsay travels to Mexico, where newly released figures indicate 2017 has been the deadliest year in the country's history. Alex Crawford and her team goes looking for child miners in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Alex Crawford take you behind the scenes of a brutal African conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Stuart Ramsey returns to Eastern Ukraine and get caught up in unexpected danger as they investigate Russia's expansion into Europe
They also investigate the abuse claims from women living in Libya's detention centers.
Stuart Ramsay uncovers documents that unmask thousands of Islamic State recruits, including British terrorists.
In the United States, Dominic Waghorn talks about his experience covering the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut.
Alex Crawford reports from Liberia during the ebola epidemic.
Season 1, Episode 4
Alex Crawford goes on the trail with an American trophy hunter who has paid tens of thousands of dollars to shoot an elephant in Namibia, and Stuart Ramsey reports from Zimbabwe.
Alex Crawford reports from the Niger Delta in Nigeria, where she and her team discover the impact of oil thieves on society and the environment.
The next segment explores how MS 13 was founded by political refugees in the U.S. fleeing the violence in El Salvador in the 1980s. Cordelia Lynch and her team investigated.
In Raqqa, Stuart Ramsay meets with two of the most notorious members of the Islamic State.
Alex Crawford gains rare access to the rebel army fighting in Myanmar's "forgotten war" in Kachin state.
Stuart Ramsay describes what it was like to be one of the first journalists on the scene when Malaysian airliner flight MH17 was brought down by a missile in Eastern Ukraine.
Alex Rossi and his team risk their lives reporting on Palestinian protests on the Gaza-Israel border in which dozens of Palestinians were killed and more than a thousand injured.
Season 1, Episode 1
Veteran war correspondents Stuart Ramsay and Alex Crawford explore behind the scenes of reporting on four separate stories in the world's most dangerous areas.
Season 1, Episode 2
Stuart Ramsey and his team traveled to the Iraqi city of Mosul during the bloody battle with IS, a battle that lasted for nine months.
Mark Stone covers the Catalonia independence referendum in Barcelona.
Alex Crawford’s team makes a dangerous night-time boat journey from Bangladesh into Myanmar, to find Rohingya refugees in large numbers stranded on the shore, with no way to get across to Bangladesh and safety.
In this six-part series, urban design expert Mikael Colville-Andersen explores the anatomy and vibrancy of the modern metropolis, highlighting pockets of life-sized goodness in cities around the world.KCET Original
Few places have been as successful as Medellín in tackling social problems head-on with urbanism, architecture and greening of the urban landscape.KCET Original
After returning home from battlefields in Iraq and Afghanistan, American soldiers are developing serious illnesses as a result of past exposure to open-air burn pits on their own military bases.KCET Original
The French President says "We are at war," as he places his country under lockdown, telling people not to leave their homes and drafting in the army.KCET Original
An operation to bring down Nidal backs the team into a lethal corner. Abu Maher makes a heartrending decision, and Captain Ayub learns critical intel.KCET Original