Welcome new followers!
We’re the BBC News website’s Tumblr. Above you can see a bit of our archive.
- We’re based in the BBC’s Washington bureau, but we’re also big on news from #aroundtheworld.
- Some of our other news org Tumblr favourites are nprontheroad and washingtonpost. Have a suggestion about who we should follow?
- We also have a great YouTube channel, where you can see more videos from our website in addition to the ones we put here.
- Have news question? Send us an ask.
Of course we have a LOT more news, features, video and audio on our main site.
P.S. Thanks for the shoutout and looking forward to your tumbles!
Around the World with the BBC: My SMS relationship with al-Shabab
Al-Shabab, the militant Islamist group operating in Somalia and Kenya, likes to communicate with journalists by SMS. But receiving their text messages and talking to them on the phone can be an unnerving, and at times surreal, experience Mary Harper writes