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17 January 2020

Episode 2137

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Peace negotiator Jonathan Powell on the best ways to resolve a military conflict. Plus: China’s birth rate plummets, a row over a US ambassador’s moustache, the week’s strangest stories and Fernando Augusto Pacheco on Austrian pop music.

17 January 2020

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Babies in China

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Oxford University’s Rana Mitter discusses the People’s Republic of China’s historically low birth rate.

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