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Henry Kissinger’s divisive legacy

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30 November 2023

Episode 3178

44 minutes

Controversial former American diplomat Henry Kissinger, who shaped US foreign policy in Asia, Latin America and the Middle East, has died aged 100. We examine his legacy. Plus: Israel and Hamas extend their temporary truce, Cop 28 kicks off in Dubai and a soft-power special of ‘The Global Countdown’.

30 November 2023

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China hails ‘old friend’ Kissinger

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Chinese officials mourn the death of Henry Kissinger, the 100-year-old who was at the heart of the US rapprochement with China more than 50 years ago and had visited Beijing only this summer. Isabel Hilton looks back on his legacy.

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