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3 hours
First broadcast:
Wednesday 02 December 2009

News on the released British yachtsmen held by Iran, plus reaction to President Obama's plans for Afghanistan. Plus sports news, with news of good wins for Man Utd and Villa in the League Cup.


2 items
  • Waiting for her son's release

    Cindy Hickey's son has been detained in Iran since July. American Shane Bauer and two friends strayed across the border while they were hiking. She describes the ordeal to Nicky Campbell.

  • Sir Ian Botham on the upcoming Test series

    The former England all-rounder is in Galle, Sri Lanka, working with the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation. He discusses the country's post-2004 tsunami recovery, and previews South Africa v England.


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