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Interviews, news and analysis of the day’s global events.

South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) hold an emergency meeting to decide President Jacob Zuma’s future. Also in the programme: More than 20 people reportedly killed in Syria’s Idlib province; and who is North Korea’s head of state? (Hint: It’s not Kim Jong-un) Picture: The South African president, Jacob Zuma. Credit: Getty Images



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The US has published a list of 210 top Russians as part of a sanctions law
Andrew McCabe is stepping down reportedly after coming under pressure from Donald Trump
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Interviews, news and analysis of the day’s global events.
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