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Where does Hunter Biden’s conviction leave his father’s re-election campaign?

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12 June 2024

Episode 3317

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Joe Biden has made history – but not in a way he’d like. His son Hunter is the first sitting president’s child to be convicted in federal court. How will it affect the incumbent’s re-election campaign? Plus: Cuba’s tourism industry falters, Iceland continues whaling and Hollywood’s summer turns stormy.

12 June 2024

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Why is Iceland still allowing commercial whaling?

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Iceland’s government has granted a licence to the country’s last remaining whaling company to kill 128 fin whales. But in a recent survey, 51 per cent of Icelanders opposed the historic practice and the meat is largely exported to Japan.

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