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14 February 2018

Episode 1635

30 minutes

We ask what France thinks about the reintroduction of military service and find out why Russia’s Communist presidential candidate isn’t your average Soviet-era politician. Plus: have monorails had their day? And what roles do animals play in modern-day espionage?

14 February 2018

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The Pigeon Detectives

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Espionage expert Cameron Colquhoun tells us about the roles that animals play in modern-day spy games.

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