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849 12 Feb 2015

We explore Belarus’s relationship with Russia and Ukraine after a ceasefire in the latter is agreed. Plus the latest from Cairo after a court releases two Al Jazeera journalists and we speak to author Felice Picano about his new book 'Nights at Rizzoli'.

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848 11 Feb 2015

How will the latest push to end the Ukrainian conflict be seen in Moscow and Kiev? Plus we explore the possibility of a Tallinn-Helsinki tunnel and hear about an album celebrating rare South American birdsong.

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847 10 Feb 2015

A look at the relationship between Syria’s president Bashar al-Assad and the US-led coalition fighting Islamic State, we look to Cuba as Netflix launches in the country, pay tribute to designer Kenji Ekuan, and take a look at four decades of ‘Saturday Night Live’ with the author of a book celebrating its history.

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846 9 Feb 2015

We discuss the reaction to Nigeria’s postponed election and look back at the Munich Security Conference. Plus, the relationship between beauty pageants and politics, and we get the latest stories from Asia with Dibyesh Anand.

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845 6 Feb 2015

We profile the new president of Brazilian oil giant Petrobras, review the news from Asia and get set for a Friday night out in Sao Paolo.

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844 5 Feb 2015

As Angela Merkel and Francois Hollande go from Kiev to Moscow to promote peace in Ukraine, we ask what's needed to resolve the conflict. Plus we look at the latest edition of ‘Nikkei Asian Review’ and get a taste of global gastronomy at Madrid Fusión.

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843 4 Feb 2015

As world leaders raise their rhetoric against Isis, we assess the options for tackling the group. Plus we reflect on changes at Petrobras and review the news from Asia.

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842 3 Feb 2015

We discuss the potential repercussions of the murder of Jordanian pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh by Isis. Plus we hear from former Italian foreign minister Franco Frattini and review the news from Asia.

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841 2 Feb 2015

We hear from Tunisia as its prime minister picks a new coalition cabinet and we ask what’s next for the French Left after the Front National tops the vote in a by-election in eastern France. Plus we review the Asian papers.

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840 30 Jan 2015

We report on Italy’s vote for a new president as a popular television presenter takes the spotlight as a 'protest candidate'. Plus: we ask what the parole of South Africa's 'Prime Evil' assassin means for the country's healing post-apartheid and check in on Friday night in Madrid.

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839 29 Jan 2015

Just when it seemed Cuba and the US were about to shake hands, Raul Castro came up with a long list of demands. We discuss what happens next. Plus the business news with Bloomberg’s Susan Berfield.

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838 28 Jan 2015

With Jordan apparently set to hand over a prisoner to Isis militants, we ask what this means for Japanese hostage Kenji Goto. Plus the latest news on Brazil's unprecedented drought and the short-film winners from Sundance Film Festival.

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