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Big Ideas - Full program podcast

ABC Radio National

Society & Culture, History

Big Ideas brings you the best of talks, forums, debates, and festivals held in Australia and around the world, casting light on the major social, cultural, scientific and political issues

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Pakistan: Exporting terror?

May 20th, 2015

Episode 160 of 511 episodes

Is Pakistan exporting terror? This discussion explores Pakistan’s role as a US ally in the 'War on Terror', and investigates claims that it has been backing the Afghan Taliban, whilst its offshoot, the Pakistani Taliban, wages a brutal insurgency at home. British journalist and author Mehdi Hasan challenges General Asad Durrani, the former Director-General of the notorious Pakistani Inter-Services Intelligence.

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