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UAE Halts Visas to 13 Countries | Turkish-German Scientists Develop Vaccine

The UAE is known to attract global companies, business people and migrant workers to fulfill its ever increasing demand for labourers. South Asian workers alone make up around 60% of the population. So why have they then suspended visas to 13, mostly Muslim countries? Plus, we look at the Turkish-German couple that is behind one of the most promising COVID-19 vaccines. Guests Ian Black Visiting Senior Fellow at LSE Sami Hamdi Managing Director at International Interest Basak Yavcan Senior Researcher at University of Liege

Germany hopes to approve Pfizer-BioNtech vaccine soon

Germany hopes to approve Pfizer-BioNtech vaccine soon

The Turkish-German couple behind the promising Covid-19 vaccine

The Turkish-German couple behind the promising Covid-19 vaccine

Germany gears up for vaccine rollout

Germany gears up for vaccine rollout

Turkish 'dream team' couple behind Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine

Turkish 'dream team' couple behind Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine

Turkey Wants Better Ties with the US | Turkey’s Ambitious Space Programme

Turkey Wants Better Ties with the US | Turkey’s Ambitious Space Programme

Turkey Seeks ‘Win-Win’ Relationship with the US

Turkey Seeks ‘Win-Win’ Relationship with the US

Turkey Sets Sights on Moon

Turkey Sets Sights on Moon

Turkey Slams US for ‘Siding with PKK Terrorists’

Turkey Slams US for ‘Siding with PKK Terrorists’

A Two-State Solution for Cyprus? | Is the US Siding with the PKK Terrorists?

A Two-State Solution for Cyprus? | Is the US Siding with the PKK Terrorists?

An Interview with TRNC President Ersin Tatar

An Interview with TRNC President Ersin Tatar

What’s Needed to Resolve the Cyprus Issue?

What’s Needed to Resolve the Cyprus Issue?

Transitional Government in Libya | Is There a Vaccine Bias in the West?

Transitional Government in Libya | Is There a Vaccine Bias in the West?

Why Is the West Reluctant to Use Chinese, Russian Vaccines?

Why Is the West Reluctant to Use Chinese, Russian Vaccines?

New Interim Government to Lead Libya

New Interim Government to Lead Libya

Is the Worst Over for Turkey’s Economy?

Is the Worst Over for Turkey’s Economy?

Turkey Rejects US Comments on Bogazici University Protests

Turkey Rejects US Comments on Bogazici University Protests

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