The Briefing

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16 June 2021

Episode 2523

30 minutes

We have the latest as Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin arrive in Geneva for a one-on-one summit. Plus: Taiwan’s outrage at Chinese military incursions, Lawrence Wright on ‘The Plague Year’ and culture with Chiara Rimella.

16 June 2021

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‘The Plague Year’

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Pulitzer prize-winning author Lawrence Wright tells us about his new book, which chronicles the coronavirus tragedy in the US.

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