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​Presented by ​Andrew Mueller, Monocle 24’s flagship global-affairs show features​ expert guests ​and in-depth analysis of the big issues of the week. Winner in the ‘best current affairs’ category of the 2018 British Podcast awards.

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​Presented by ​Andrew Mueller, Monocle 24’s flagship global-affairs show features​ expert guests ​and in-depth analysis of the big issues of the week. Winner in the ‘best current affairs’ category of the 2018 British Podcast awards.

    Peacemaking in the 21st century

    Peacemaking in the 21st century

    ​In this special episode, Andrew Mueller is joined by Juan Manuel Santos, former president of Colombia and recipient of the 2016 Nobel peace prize for his work ending Colombia’s half century-long civil war, and Jonathan Powell, former chief of staff to Tony Blair and chief negotiator on Northern Ireland. What lessons have they learnt about resolving conflict? And can they be applied elsewhere?

    • 30 min
    Explainer 226: Mali’s malaise

    Explainer 226: Mali’s malaise

    Andrew Mueller examines the political unrest in Mali and its potential impact on West Africa.

    • 6 min
    Shinzō Abe’s plans for Japan

    Shinzō Abe’s plans for Japan

    The Olympics were supposed to have started on 24 July. The Games should have been an opportunity for Shinzō Abe to present Japan as the major world power he believes it should be. What vision does Japan’s longest-serving prime minister have for his country? Andrew Mueller is joined by Tobias Harris, Fiona Wilson and Lully Miura.

    • 30 min
    Explainer 225: Is it the end of the line for Omar al-Bashir?

    Explainer 225: Is it the end of the line for Omar al-Bashir?

    Thirty years after seizing power in Sudan through a military coup, Omar al-Bashir faces indictment – and not for the first time. Andrew Mueller explains the significance.

    • 5 min
    Where is President Erdoğan going with this?

    Where is President Erdoğan going with this?

    ​The Hagia Sophia museum in Istanbul, a Unesco World Heritage site, has been turned back into a mosque. Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, announced the decision last week after a court annulled the site’s museum status. But what is he trying to achieve? And how can the world engage with Turkey without alienating it? Andrew Mueller is joined by Mustafa Akyol, Hannah Lucinda Smith and Ayla Jean Yackley.

    • 30 min
    Explainer 224: Why Washington’s NFL team is changing its name

    Explainer 224: Why Washington’s NFL team is changing its name

    After decades of pressure, Washington’s NFL team has decided to ditch its name. As the debate over how the US expresses its history continues, Andrew Mueller explains why the change is finally happening.

    • 6 min

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