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11 June 2024

Episode 3351

58 minutes

We examine the latest developments in Iran’s presidential race and take stock of last week’s European Parliament elections. Plus: a closer look at Belarus’s participation in nuclear drills with Russia.

11 June 2024

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Why Japan is getting tougher on immigration controls

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Japan’s Immigration Control and Refugee Recognition Act came into effect on Monday. It includes the stricter enforcement of deportation for people without a valid residency status. Despite protests, the Japanese government argues that some immigrants were exploiting the system and that deportation appeals were taking too long.

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