The Newsmakers

Will US-Taliban talks bear fruit?

The US and the Taliban reportedly met in a secret meeting without the Afghan government present. Will this be a means to end the war in Afghanistan? Or is the Taliban playing it’s enemies against each other? Guests David Sedney – Former US Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Afghanistan Javid Faisal – Former deputy spokesman for Afghanistan’s Chief Executive Ahmed Rashid – Author of ‘Afghanistan Revealed’ Jeff Smith – South Asia research fellow at The Heritage Foundation

‘Afghanistan is Not a Civil War’

‘Afghanistan is Not a Civil War’

US and Taliban reach a week-long truce

US and Taliban reach a week-long truce

Has the Taliban beaten the United States?

Has the Taliban beaten the United States?

Afghan Peace Talks: US and Taliban resume talks in Doha

Afghan Peace Talks: US and Taliban resume talks in Doha

How will Europe cope with the latest strikes?

How will Europe cope with the latest strikes?

What has changed in Tunisia since the Arab Spring?

What has changed in Tunisia since the Arab Spring?

Is China expanding its military influence in South America?

Is China expanding its military influence in South America?

Why is Sweden allowing fueling of hatred?

Why is Sweden allowing fueling of hatred?

Could paying families 1 million yen to move solve Tokyo's overpopulation?

Could paying families 1 million yen to move solve Tokyo's overpopulation?

Why are several countries secretly helping Myanmar's military junta despite sanctions?

Why are several countries secretly helping Myanmar's military junta despite sanctions?

Beyond Borders: From ridicule to reinvention

Beyond Borders: From ridicule to reinvention

Will an early election in Pakistan resolve the political turmoil?

Will an early election in Pakistan resolve the political turmoil?

Biden faces backlash over classified document scandal

Biden faces backlash over classified document scandal

Is Germany falling back on the promise of reducing pollution?

Is Germany falling back on the promise of reducing pollution?

Why is Greece trying to criminalise aid workers?

Why is Greece trying to criminalise aid workers?

Will the UK government's response to the civil servants strike work?

Will the UK government's response to the civil servants strike work?

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