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Shehu Sani discusses the kidnapping of more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls by Boko Haram.
Mozilla boss Mitchell Baker talks to Stephen Sackur.
Steven Sackur speaks to Turkey’s ambassador to Nato, Mehmet Fatih Ceylan.
Obama’s ‘gonna have to’ put ground troops in Iraq says a former US ambassador.
Former hostage negotiator Giandomenico Picco explains why he won't speak to Islamic State
The businessman discusses the role inequality and corruption is playing in the protests.
The Prime Minister of Finland discusses the country's relationship with Russia.
Australian Treasury Minister Joe Hockey defends his government’s record on emissions.
US and Britain should take 'fair share' of refugees argues former UK foreign secretary.
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Former executioner Dr Allan Ault tells Stephen Sackur why he is now campaigning against the death penalty.
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The Alaskan village set to disappear under water in a decade.
Read Stephen Sackur's report on his visit to Alaska as part of HARDtalk on the Road.
HARDtalk's sister programme returns focussing on sports interviews.
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