Monocle 24: The Foreign Desk


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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.


The Foreign Desk - Karzai’s goodbye

April 12th, 2014

Episode 15 of 204 episodes

Hamid Karzai is preparing to leave office after 12 years in power. Monocle's foreign editor Steve Bloomfield chairs a discussion on the Afghan president's legacy as US troops prepare to leave a country where security seems as fragile as ever. Featuring Gayle Tzemach Lemmon of the Council on Foreign Relations and journalist Maeva Bambuck.

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