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Beyond the Headlines podcast: The Rohingya crisis, six months on, and saving animals caught up in the war against ISIL
Laura Mackenzie is joined by Kate Nolan, one of Médecins Sans Frontières' emergency coordinators in the Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh, and Ammar Khamees, who helped to rescue a bear and lion from Mosul zoo
February 28, 2018
Beyond the Headlines: Fallout from US Jerusalem move, Syria peace talks and UAE astronauts
Laura Mackenzie is joined by Ben Lynfield in Jerusalem, who has been covering the Palestinian and Israeli response to the US's recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital, and Mina Aldroubi who has been following the UN-brokered peace talks in Geneva. Meanwhile, James Langton talks all things astronauts with Salem Al Marri, assistant director general of the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre in Dubai
December 13, 2017
Beyond the Headlines: GCC summit and Trump's Jerusalem announcement
Laura Mackenzie is joined by Naser Al Wasmi who has been in Kuwait City covering the GCC summit. James Langton meanwhile talks to Stephen Hadley who served as national security adviser in the George W Bush administration about — among other things — the US's expected recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel
December 6, 2017
‘A city at sea’: Life on board the USS George HW Bush aircraft carrier
Many aspects of daily life here look familiar – going to work, lifting weights in the gym, calling Mum and Dad. But just one night on this vast vessel is enough to know that this is no ordinary place to live, writes Laura Mackenzie
April 16, 2017
Iran ‘harassed’ US aircraft carrier in Strait of Hormuz
'It’s unprofessional behaviour, it’s harassment behaviour and it’s something you wouldn’t expect when you’ve got a hundred giant vessels per day going through the Strait of Hormuz ... the most critical strait in the world,' said Rear Admiral Kenneth Whitesell following the incident on Tuesday.
March 22, 2017