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04/11/2012

Duration:
4 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 04 November 2012

News from home and abroad with Dotun Adebayo.

With just 3 days of campaigning before the election, we follow Barack Obama and Mitt Romney as they chase last minute votes, flying thousands of miles across the USA, targeting the crucial swing states.

The Daily Telegraph's Middle East correspondent Richard Spencer speaks to us from Syria as rebels attack an air base in the north of the country in an attempt to restrict the government's increasing use of air power. He describes the fighting he's seen in the country as a 'furious war, proper warfare, this is not an insurgency, this is street by street fighting'.

And it's Saturday night- so it must be our Virtual Jukebox. Last week's newest addition to the list was Leonard Cohen 'Tower of Song' - but which track makes the grade this week?

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