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29 November 2017

Episode 1580

30 minutes

North Korea: how concerned should we be about the hermit kingdom’s latest missile test? We discuss whether the UK’s huge payment to to the EU will be enough to ensure an amicable divorce. Plus: we have the latest on a sumo scandal in Japan.

29 November 2017

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Chapter 1

Japan’s sumo scandal

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Monocle’s Tokyo bureau chief, Fiona Wilson, explains the ignominy that is threatening to envelop Japan’s ceremonial sport

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