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13 June 2018

Episode 1720

30 minutes

We get the latest on Yemen as the Saudi-led coalition launches a major attack on a key Houthi port. Plus: we discuss Donald Trump’s concession to Pyongyang, which is being celebrated by North Korean state media.

13 June 2018

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Chapter 1

Escalating crisis

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We speak to journalist Iona Craig after the Saudi-led coalition attacks a key Yemen port and risks worsening the world’s largest humanitarian crisis.

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‘Hellinn’: capital of metal

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Helsinki and Tallinn are teaming up over one of the region’s great soft powers: metal music. We discuss with Eeka Mäkynen, CEO of the Tuska music festival.

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