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3 hours
First broadcast:
Friday 06 September 2013

World leaders have ended the G20 summit in Russia with no agreement on how to respond to the crisis in Syria. The United States has been at the forefront of calls for military intervention following the alleged chemical attack on civilians by the Syrian government two weeks ago. We speak to Lord Williams, who was the UN Secretary-General's Special Adviser on the Situation in the Middle East and the UK Special Representative for the Middle East.

We speak to the former Chair of the BBC Board of Governors, Sir Christopher Bland, about the row over executive pay-offs at the corporation ahead of the Public Accounts Committee hearing.

We speak to Diana Nyad, the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage.


5 live Energy Day highlights

5 live Energy Day highlights

Highlights from 5 live's Energy Day, including a video of Peter Allen in a hamster wheel.

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