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30 May 2018

Episode 1708

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We cross to Kiev where the extraordinary murder of a journalist yesterday was revealed to be staged by authorities. Plus: Zimbabwe’s first election without Robert Mugabe, the business of synthetic diamonds, the science of sanctions and a tribute to Australia’s foremost soap opera villain, Cornelia Frances.

30 May 2018

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Chapter 1

The fake assassination of Arkady Babchenko

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Ian Bateson in Kiev and Stephen Dalziel in London reflect on the extraordinary staged death of a Russian journalist.

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