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697 8 Jul 2014
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Crime in Chicago and working hours in South Korea: we’ve got both covered. We also check in live with our correspondent in Rio and review the Asian newspapers with Heidi Wang.

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696 7 Jul 2014
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The latest on Afghanistan’s presidential election, we look at protests and political grievances in Kenya, we talk about the Chinese economy with Leland Miller of The China Beige Book, and review today’s Asian newspapers.

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695 4 Jul 2014
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It’s 4 July and time to assess the state of the nation in the US – hearing from three major cities. Plus, we ask why so many US embassies abroad have no ambassadors to fill them, and bring you a potted history of the country’s most potent national symbol: The Star Spangled Banner.

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694 3 Jul 2014
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Aviation analyst Chris Yates explains how to combat the threat to air travel by Al-Qaeda's newly-revealed bomb-making techniques, former CIA intelligence analyst Aki Peritz explains the media campaign by ISIS in Iraq, and we hear why a man who missed the World Cup final in 1950 will be there for the closing match of the 2014 tournament.

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693 2 Jul 2014
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As a shipment of Syria’s chemical weapons arrives at an Italian port, analyst Shashank Joshi assesses how the international effort underway to rid Syria of its chemical arsenal is faring. We also ask why Iranian military jets are now flying in Iraqi airspace, and take a listen to Nigeria’s alternative World Cup anthem.

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692 1 Jul 2014
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The latest on the crisis in Israel and Palestine after three Israeli teenagers were found dead, we also assess Toronto mayor Rob Ford’s return to City Hall from rehab, and hear from Denmark’s annual festival dedicated to politics.

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691 30 Jun 2014
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We get live reactions from Tel Aviv after the discovery of the bodies of three Israeli teenaged boys, hear why the Argentine government is using the international press to refute claims that it is about to default on its sovereign debt, and we hear from The Tico Times after a historic victory for Costa Rica at the World Cup.

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690 27 Jun 2014
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Foreign correspondent Colin Freeman discusses the deteriorating security situation in Iraq, we preview next week’s series on Sarajevo and the First World War, and Dibyesh Anand reviews the Asian newspapers.

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689 26 Jun 2014
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We discuss shifting political allegiances in the Middle East with Saad Jawad, check out the finer points of Copenhagen’s metro system, check in with our correspondent in Rio, and John Everard reviews the Asian front pages.

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688 25 Jun 2014
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Josh Gerstein of Politico and Ammar Karim of AFP in Baghdad sum up the US’s options in Iraq, photographer and film-director Zed Nelson reflects on his new film, ‘Europe’s Immigration Disaster’, and Kevin Donovan of the Toronto Star joins us to explore the true-life crimes that inspired his new book, ‘The Dead Times’.

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687 24 Jun 2014
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David Usborne explains Americans' views of Barack Obama's Iraq policies, we discuss Afghanistan with former US ambassador Karl Eikenberry and Peter Wilson reviews the Asian newspapers.

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686 23 Jun 2014
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Eric Trager explains the plight of Al Jazeera journalists imprisoned in Egypt, Kamil Tchorek discusses the leaked comments of Poland’s foreign minister, we hear from author Ivan Vladislavic about his novel “The Restless Supermarket”, get the conclusive history of sugar in Brooklyn from Emily Potter-Ndiaye, and Ben Murtagh joins us to review the Asian front pages.

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