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11 January 2019

Episode 1880

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How is the government shutdown affecting daily life in the US? Plus: how Angela Merkel’s allies are building defences against rising populism, Turkey considers its options in Syria and a wrap of the CES electronics fair.

11 January 2019

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The president’s paradox

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Is Trump about to try to end the shutdown by redirecting emergency funds from disaster-recovery projects to build his wall? Jeffrey Howard explains.

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