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Monocle 24: The Foreign Desk

Monocle

News & Politics

Presented by Steve Bloomfield, this is Monocle 24’s flagship global-affairs show featuring interviews with political leaders and in-depth analysis of the big issues of the day.

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The fight for Aleppo

August 13th, 2016

Episode 183 of 217 episodes

This is a divided city: the west is controlled by the Assad government, the east held by rebels. And if either side eventually wins it could have a dramatic effect on the outcome of the entire Syrian war. Monocle’s Steve Bloomfield speaks to Dr Lina Khatib, professor Paul Rogers and the former US ambassador to Syria, Robert Ford.

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