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14 April 2021

Episode 2464

30 minutes

President Biden commits to withdrawing US troops from Afghanistan before 11 September, major nations pause the rollout of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine and we tell you why German politics is bingeworthy. Plus: Monocle’s culture editor, Chiara Rimella, on Ramadan and Arab media.

14 April 2021

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Chapter 1

Johnson & Johnson vaccine

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Monocle’s health correspondent Dr Chris Smith offers reassuring advice as major nations halt the rollout of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine

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German politics is fascinating...no really

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Former editor in chief of ‘Bild’ Tanit Koch tells us why we should all be glued to Germany’s federal elections.

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