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25/06/2010

Duration:
55 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 25 June 2010

Interviews, news and analysis of the day's global events.

Chapters

12 items
  • Afghanistan minerals

    Quentin Sommerville in Afghanistan on the country's untapped mineral wealth.

  • Afghanistan minerals

    Afghan Mines Minister Wahidullah Shahrani speaks to Justin Webb.

  • Afghanistan minerals

    Diarmid O'Sullivan of Global Witness explains the "resource curse" Afghanistan may face.

  • USA banks

    Paul Adams in Washington tells us about tougher regulations for the US banking industry.

  • World Cup

    Columnists Simon Kuper and Roger Cohen join us from Johannesburg for a World Cup roundup

  • G8

    US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner speaks to Katty Kay ahead of the G8 and G20.

  • Europe's economy

    French MEP Sylvie Goulard talks to us about growth and spending cuts in Europe.

  • Kyrgyz crisis

    Richard Galpin reports from the southern Kyrgyz city of Osh on the humanitarian crisis.

  • Roman brothel

    Dr Simon Mays from English Heritage on the rediscovery of Roman baby skeletons.

  • African ocean

    Seismologist Dr James Hammond explains how Africa is splitting in two.

  • Stalin statue

    Georgia's culture minister Niko Rurua on the removal of Stalin's statue from Gori.

  • USA banks

    Paul Adams in Washington has more on tougher regulations for the US banking industry.

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