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Friday, December 19, 2014 7:47amOwen Bennett-Jones in Pakistan with correspondents and expert guests discuss whether Pakistan will ever be able to defeat the Taliban.
Thursday, December 18, 2014 3:00pmCan US-Cuba relations be normalised? Nigerian government on Boko Haram; Palestinians seek statehood.
Thursday, December 18, 2014 9:37amRussian president insists rouble will stabilise; Vatican diplomacy; Review of pulled North Korea movie.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 4:23pmAfter 50 years of frost US announces major Cuba rapprochement; FIFA investigator resigns.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 8:00amThousands mourn Peshawar school deaths; Russia's rouble trouble; Alan Gross freed