Inside the Americas

The dilemma of child labour in Bolivia

Bolivia is the only country in the world where child labour is legal. It's also South America's poorest nation. Almost one in four Bolivian children work to provide essential income for their families. We take a closer look at this catch-22 situation.


Meanwhile, US senators came out of a classified CIA briefing this week saying they are certain the Saudi crown prince ordered the murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi. They're now calling on President Donald Trump to take a tougher stance against Saudi Arabia.

And we take a look at the largest medical vessel in the world, US navy ship the USNS Comfort. It's dropped anchor off the coast of Colombia, not far from the border with Venezuela. Its mission: treating the sick of both countries, in an area where many Venezuelan migrants are fleeing the economic and healthcare crisis at home.

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