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783 10 Nov 2014
00:59:29

After Mikhail Gorbachev warns of a new Cold War, we hear about a new report on recent close encounters between Russia and the West. Plus, we discuss the Albanian prime minister’s visit to Belgrade and hear about plans to put Swedish singers on postage stamps.

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782 7 Nov 2014
00:59:25

Why Japan is looking to soon restart its nuclear power grid, we hear how a rail strike in Germany could derail Berlin Wall commemorations, and learn why Cubans are watching South Korean soap operas.

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781 6 Nov 2014
01:00:00

How can the UN potentially ease tensions in Jerusalem? We also hear from the Northern Future Forum in Helsinki and ask whether the West is too optimistic about progress in Burma.

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780 5 Nov 2014
01:00:00

As Republicans gain control of the US Senate, we ask what lessons Obama could learn from past presidents as he leads for two more years. Plus we hear the reaction to Scottish whisky failing to make the world’s top five list.

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779 4 Nov 2014
01:00:00

As fighting intensifies in Benghazi, we get the latest from Libya. Plus: we ask when Burkina Faso’s army will return the country to civilian rule, discuss India’s dangerous roads and hear about smart lighting in Denmark.

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778 3 Nov 2014
00:59:03

What’s next for Burkina Faso after the resignation of its president Blaise Compaoré? We also hear from Moscow after Sunday’s elections in eastern Ukraine and look ahead to the Melbourne Cup horse race.

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777 31 Oct 2014
00:59:29

As Burma’s political and ethnic leaders agree to work on reforms and peace talks, we ask how robust the consensus really is. Also, we hear about protests in Burkina Faso and discuss Israel’s reaction to Sweden recognising Palestine as a state.

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776 30 Oct 2014
01:00:00

Is Liberia experiencing a decline in the spread of Ebola? Plus we ask why the EU has lifted its freeze on the assets of late Serbian president Slobodan Milosevic and discuss the Thai prime minister’s visit to Cambodia.

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775 29 Oct 2014
00:57:36

We ask what Iraqi Peshmerga fighters will add to the fight against Islamic State militants in Kobane, hear from Amnesty International as Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim appeals against a sodomy conviction, and we review the legacy of outgoing European Commission President José Manuel Barroso.

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774 28 Oct 2014
00:50:56

Following Isis’s defeat in the Iraqi town of Jurf al-Sakha, we round up the latest from the region. Plus we hear the Russian foreign minister’s reaction to Ukraine’s parliamentary election and review the South American papers.

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773 27 Oct 2014
00:59:50

As Dilma Rousseff is re-elected president of Brazil, we ask what challenges lie ahead. Also we hear about Tunisia’s elections as secular party Nidaa Tounes takes the lead and we ask whether it’s right to speak of a new intifada in Jerusalem.

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772 24 Oct 2014
00:59:24

As European leaders agree on a new target to cut greenhouse gas emissions, we ask how significant the deal is. Plus, we hear about the launch of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank proposed by China, and review the Latin American newspapers.

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