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  1. 21/04/2014

    In-depth, hard-hitting interviews with newsworthy personalities.

    First broadcast: 21 Apr 2014

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  2. 18/04/2014

    In-depth, hard-hitting interviews with newsworthy personalities.

    First broadcast: 18 Apr 2014

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  3. 16/04/2014

    In-depth, hard-hitting interviews with newsworthy personalities.

    First broadcast: 16 Apr 2014

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  4. Former British Army Officer - Major Richard Streatfeild

    Is it time to acknowledge failure, as the British military pull out from Afghanistan?

    First broadcast: 14 Apr 2014

  5. Brazilian Environment Minister - Izabella Teixeria

    Agribusiness and urbanisation are threatening Brazil's rainforests. Are they safe?

    First broadcast: 12 Apr 2014

  6. Mining CEO - Daphne Mashile Nkosi

    How far has the country's mineral wealth benefited the poorest in South Africa?

    First broadcast: 09 Apr 2014

  7. Musician and Former Child Solider - Emmanuel Jal

    What lies behind the new wave of conflict in South Sudan and how can it be stopped?

    First broadcast: 07 Apr 2014

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  8. Suspended Head of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) - Zwelinzima Vavi

    Is South Africa’s progress being held back by the powerful trade union alliance COSATU?

    First broadcast: 02 Apr 2014

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  9. Musician and Former Child Solider - Emmanuel Jal

    What lies behind the new wave of conflict in South Sudan and how can it be stopped?

    First broadcast: 01 Apr 2014

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  10. African American Civil Rights Activist - Dr Benjamin Chavis Jr

    One of the leaders of the US civil rights movement at the BBC Radio Theatre in London

    First broadcast: 01 Apr 2014

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  11. President of Zambia (1964 -1991) - Kenneth Kaunda

    What has five decades of freedom brought Zambia?

    First broadcast: 31 Mar 2014

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  12. Chairman, China International Capital Corporation - Jin Liqun

    How worried should we be about the Chinese economy?

    First broadcast: 24 Mar 2014

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  13. President of Bulgaria - Rosen Plevneliev

    Can Bulgaria, and the EU as a whole, afford to get tough with Moscow?

    First broadcast: 21 Mar 2014

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  14. Spokesman for Vladimir Putin - Dmitry Peskov

    With international pressure mounting, does Russia stand to lose more than win?

    First broadcast: 19 Mar 2014

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  15. Artist - Ai Weiwei

    China’s most famous artist and dissident

    First broadcast: 17 Mar 2014

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  16. Founder, Defense Distributed - Cody Wilson

    Why use the ‘dark web’ to empower individuals and undermine big government?

    First broadcast: 14 Mar 2014

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  17. Foreign Minister of Poland - Radoslaw Sikorski

    Will EU sanctions against Russia impact on its military intervention in Ukraine?

    First broadcast: 12 Mar 2014

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  18. President, Cuban National Assembly, 1993 to 2013 - Ricardo Alarcon

    Isn’t it time the US and Cuba buried the hatchet and normalised relations?

    First broadcast: 10 Mar 2014

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  19. Premier of the Cayman Islands - Alden McLaughlin

    Are the Cayman Islands about to lose their tax haven status?

    First broadcast: 07 Mar 2014

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  20. Jerry Springer – TV Host

    What does the success of the Jerry Springer show say about him and his viewers?

    First broadcast: 05 Mar 2014

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  21. Minister for Natural Resources and Tourism, Tanzania - Lazaro Nyalandu

    Can Tanzania's illegal ivory trade be stopped?

    First broadcast: 28 Feb 2014

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  22. Daughter of Yulia Tymoshenko - Eugenia Tymoshenko

    After the revolutionary tumult, is Yulia Tymoshenko what Ukraine needs?

    First broadcast: 26 Feb 2014

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  23. Minister for Economy, Israel - Naftali Bennett

    Just how stable and sustainable is Israel's coalition government?

    First broadcast: 24 Feb 2014

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  24. Kenyan Author - Binyavanga Wainaina

    After publicly 'coming out', can Binyavanaga Wainaina change attitudes to homesexuality?

    First broadcast: 21 Feb 2014

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  25. Palestinian Authority Chief Negotiator - Saeb Erekat

    Is Palestine approaching a defining moment or a dead end?

    First broadcast: 19 Feb 2014

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  26. Chairman Daimler AG and Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars - Dieter Zetsche

    Daimler has a proud reputation, but does it have a bright future?

    First broadcast: 17 Feb 2014

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  27. Former Commissioner of Corrections, Georgia, USA - Allen Ault

    Allen Ault spent years as head of death row. Why does he now oppose the death penalty?

    First broadcast: 14 Feb 2014

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  28. Wimbledon Champion 2013 - Marion Bartoli

    Marion Bartoli is retiring at the age of 28 but can she never imagine competing again?

    First broadcast: 12 Feb 2014

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