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22/12/2010 (1300 GMT)

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

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55 minutes

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Wed 22 Dec 2010 14:05GMT

Chapters

  • Ivory Coast

    Economics correspondent Andrew Walker on the World Bank suspending funds to the country.

    Duration: 02:45

  • Ivory Coast

    Author Stephen Ellis discusses the alleged use of Liberian mercenaries by presidential candidate Laurent Gbagbo.

    Duration: 04:01

  • USA gay military

    Steve Kingstone in Washington on President Obama’s removal of the “Don’t Ask Don’t Tell“ legislation.

    Duration: 05:00

  • Senegal wrestling

    David Goldblatt travels to Dakar to meet those involved in the country’s biggest sport.

    Duration: 04:52

  • Greece strike

    Greek economist Yanis Varoufakis on the latest anti-austerity strike in Greece.

    Duration: 03:20

  • BRICS

    The man who coined the term BRIC, discusses a survey showing how positive Brazil, Russia, India and China are about their economic future.

    Duration: 04:52

  • India onions

    Economist Professor BB Bhattacharya on the seriousness of the onion plight and its resulting price rise.

    Duration: 02:47

  • Mexico killings

    Rob Walker visits the border city of Tijuana to see why the drug cartels there are resistant to police action.

    Duration: 05:10

Broadcast

The New Silk Road

The New Silk Road

How China is launching a major new trade route via the ancient Silk Road

70 Years On: Partition Stories

70 Years On: Partition Stories

Memories and stories of Partition in 1947 and the legacy Partition leaves with us today

China, the Party and the People

China, the Party and the People

Clips, reports and highlights on a society in flux

Inside The Philippines’ Deadly War On Drugs

Inside The Philippines’ Deadly War On Drugs

A brutal crack-down on drugs that has claimed more than 7000 lives

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