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This one-hour show airs at 06.00 London time and looks ahead to events that will shape the day in Europe, and beyond, with a special focus on Turkey and the Gulf.

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Will Taiwanese voters distance themselves from Beijing as they head to the polls this weekend? We also see how China is reacting to the rock bottom prices of Black Friday and hear why business is booming for Lion Air in Indonesia.

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805 28 Nov 2014
00:59:30

Will Taiwanese voters distance themselves from Beijing as they head to the polls this weekend? We also see how China is reacting to the rock bottom prices of Black Friday and hear why business is booming for Lion Air in Indonesia.

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804 27 Nov 2014
00:59:18

Greece braces for a general strike and Thailand’s rulers splash out ahead of the 2016 election. Plus we explore Iceland’s film industry and our New York bureau chief reflects on his first Thanksgiving.

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803 26 Nov 2014
00:59:28

Igor Sutyagin evaluates Russia's plans to build a network of military facilities in the Arctic. We also assess why Turkey's president doesn't think men and women should be treated equally and bring you part three of our special series on Singapore.

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802 25 Nov 2014
00:59@29

The latest on the unrest in Ferguson, we hear reasons why press freedom is slipping away in so many countries, and get the day’s top business news from Athens.

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801 24 Nov 2014
00:59:16

Deal or no deal? We ask an Iran expert how likely it is that nuclear talks will produce an outcome that's popular with all parties concerned and we also get up close and personal with a mammoth exhibition of extinct animals.

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800 21 Nov 2014
00:59:28

With it looking unlikely that Aung San Suu Kyi can run for president, what are the prospects for democracy in Burma?, We also hear from Amnesty International on Syrian refugees in Turkey, Tyler Brûlé meets Karl Lagerfeld and we head to the kitchens of Istanbul's Gastronomika.

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799 20 Nov 2014
01:00:00

We look at whether the $500bn estimate to unite North and South Korea is accurate, hear from “America's Most Powerful Art Dealers” and learn why Slovakians are getting free bus rides.

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798 19 Nov 2014
01:00:00

We check in with Japan as they prepare to head to the polls then take a close look at the best way to deal with hostage situations as the US reviews its policy. Plus: the divisions the proposed 182-metre-high Statue of Unity is creating between politicans in India.

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797 18 Nov 2014
00:59:36

Just who is keen to invest in Iran if, as a deadline on nuclear talks looms, western sanctions are relaxed? We also take stock with the head of the UN Population Fund and Joseph Dana tells us about the challenges facing Turkey’s finance minister.

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796 17 Nov 2014
0:59:43

We check in with our Tokyo bureau chief as Japan heads for recession and ask why the Russian president ducked out of the G20 talks early. Plus we assess the surprising upset in the Romanian elections and what it means for Europe.

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795 14 Nov 2014
00:59:56

As Russian tanks and artillery are spotted crossing the border into Ukraine, Andy Hunder and Sarah Lain discuss where the ceasefire stands. We are also live in Seoul as more than 600,000 students take the exam of their lives and present the latest business headlines from Paris.

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794 13 Nov 2014
01:00:00

We find out why investors are wary of Indonesia despite its president's attempt to lure in billions to rebuild. Meanwhile, will Japan call a snap election to save the country's economy? We check in with our Asia bureau chief.

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