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918 6 May 2015
01:00:00

Wednesday 6 May: 

We examine what fresh talks on Syria's future may mean for the region? We also learn why Hungary is becoming politically alienated from Europe and get the business news from Turkey.

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917 5 May 2015
01:00:00

Tuesday 5 May: 

We look at why Qatar is buying French warplanes, learn why Ukraine’s prime minister is looking to rewrite history, and hear about the plans to rebrand the German Wings airline.

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916 4 May 2015
00:58:52

Monday 4 May: 

We discover the latest on the 6,000 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean, learn what the the naval operation Dynamic Mongoose will achieve this year in the Nordic region and get the business stories from Germany.

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915 1 May 2015
01:00:00

Friday 1 May: 

After Spain reports growth in the first quarter of 2015, we ask our correspondent there how tangible that rise really is. Plus we discuss reports that Germany’s national intelligence agency helped the US to conduct surveillance in Europe. We also hear about Greenland’s culinary appeal, hear the business news from India and take a look at the day’s papers.

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914 30 Apr 2015
01:00:00

Thursday 30 April: 

With one week to go until the UK general election, we ask how close the result could be and what the leading issues are for voters. Plus we ask why France is set to increase its defence budget and we get a taste of the forbidden in Iran. We also hear the business news from Indonesia, leaf through the morning’s papers and learn of the challenges facing the Arctic city of Iqaluit.

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913 29 Apr 2015
01:00:00

Wednesday 29 April: 

We hear from Kathmandu as the death toll rises following the weekend’s earthquake. Plus we discuss the new guidelines for defence cooperation between the US and Japan and ask whether a viable deal between Greece and its creditors may finally be in sight. Also we hear the business news from Sweden, leaf through the morning’s papers and celebrate ‘Mad Men’.

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912 28 Apr 2015
01:00:00

Tuesday 28 April: 

We discuss disaster management and recovery in Nepal after the worst earthquake in eight decades kills more than 4,000 people. We also hear about a deal for Russia to provide China with a state-of-the-art missile system and learn about what could become the world’s northernmost oil platform. Plus the business news from France, an interview with Denmark's minister of foreign affairs and a look at the day’s newspapers.

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911 27 Apr 2015
01:00:00

Monday 27 April: 

As Japan’s prime minister visits the US, we discuss defence, deterrence and the mutual interests of the two states. We also hear from Jakarta as Indonesia prepares to execute foreign drug convicts on death row and our correspondent in Warsaw updates us on the progress of a pro-Kremlin biker group heading for Berlin. Plus the business news from Italy and the view from two journalists working in the Arctic Circle.

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910 24 Apr 2015
01:00:00

Friday 24 April: 

The latest on Greece's looming economic deadline. We also look at the complexities of the recent attacks on immigrants in South Africa and ask what it means to be a member of a political party.

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909 23 Apr 2015
00:58:53

Thursday 23 April: 

A look at the European discussion taking place today concerning how to react to the Mediterranean migration crisis. We also hear about Yemen's political future and get the business news from Hong Kong.

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908 22 Apr 2015
01:00:00

Wednesday 22 April: 

We learn what the Balikatan military exercises involving the US and the Phillipines are for, hear the latest on Turkey’s political opposition and get the business news from Australia.

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907 21 Apr 2015
00:58:52

Tuesday 21 April: 

We look at the launch of Politico in Europe, hear from the Asian-African Business Summit in Indonesia and Monocle’s transport editor questions the future of the jumbo jet.

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