The Briefing

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20 April 2021

Episode 2468

30 minutes

Editor of China Dialogue Isabel Hilton breaks down Chinese president Xi Jinping’s latest remarks challenging the US leadership. Plus: what the world is learning about emerging coronavirus variants, the Christian Democratic Union’s backing of Armin Laschet for German chancellor and the week’s outpost news.

20 April 2021

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A coronavirus cat-and-mouse game

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Dr Chris Smith tells us why the world has found itself stuck in a cat-and-mouse game between coronavirus variants and population immunity.

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