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In Correspondents Report, the ABC's overseas reporters give their interpretation and analyses of the week's major events, and offer perceptive observations about the countries and regions in which they're based.

In Correspondents Report, the ABC's overseas reporters give their interpretation and analyses of the week's major events, and offer perceptive observations about the countries and regions in which they're based.
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In Correspondents Report, the ABC's overseas reporters give their interpretation and analyses of the week's major events, and offer perceptive observations about the countries and regions in which they're based.

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English


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Correspondents Report

6/17/2018
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration:00:19:59

Correspondents Report

6/10/2018
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration:00:19:59

America's love affair with Australian Indigenous art

6/1/2018
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Two American philanthropists, a museum director and nine female artists have come together to showcase Australian Aboriginal art in Washington DC.

Duration:00:05:59

Ireland abortion referendum: Time for a change

6/1/2018
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It's just on a week since Ireland voted in an overwhelming fashion to repeal the section of its constitution that prohibits abortion. Two thirds of the electorate voted Yes - to get rid of the eighth amendment - which has for the last 35 years prevented women from having abortions in Ireland.

Duration:00:06:02

Goodbye Manus Island: The human cost of an untenable situation

6/1/2018
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The ABC's PNG Eric Tlozek has been visiting Manus Island since 2015 to cover stories about Australia's detention centre there. Eric Tlozek is moving to a new posting with the ABC and last week made his last visit to Manus Island.

Duration:00:08:03

Correspondents Report

6/1/2018
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On today’s show: Papua New Guinea correspondent Eric Tlozek reflects on his time on Manus Island; Steve Cannane reports from Ireland - where it was the women's personal stories that helped convince voters that it was time for change; And Washington correspondent Zoe Daniel on America’s love affair with Australian Indigenous art.

Duration:00:20:21

Correspondents Report

5/27/2018
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration:00:20:00

Australian epidemiologist leading international Ebola response

5/25/2018
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As health workers in Congo desperately try to halt the spread of the Ebola virus, Australian epidemiologist Dr Peter Salama, the Deputy Director General of the World Health Organization, is leading the international response to the disease.

Duration:00:04:43

Passion for packaging – why does Japan use so much plastic?

5/25/2018
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Japan uses almost 10 million tonnes of plastic every year but only one per cent of council waste ends up in landfill - most waste is incinerated.

Duration:00:04:01

Tea, turquoise and top hats, attending the Queen's garden party

5/20/2018
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Europe correspondent Lisa Millar was invited to Buckingham Palace for one of the Queen's spring garden parties and just days before the wedding, it was invitation she simply couldn't refuse.

Duration:00:04:47

Why is Valley of the Fallen Spain's most controversial visitor site?

5/20/2018
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The Valley of the Fallen in Spain is one of the sites of one of Europe's largest mass graves. Many Spaniards see the site as the equivalent to a concentration camp, and they want the bodies of their relatives exhumed and buried elsewhere.

Duration:00:04:47

Spies, espionage and a porn star: one year on since Mueller’s investigation began

5/20/2018
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This week marked the one year anniversary of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling and alleged collusion in the 2016 election. Where is it going and is it skewing coverage of the USA?

Duration:00:04:56

Correspondents Report

5/20/2018
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration:00:19:57

Correspondents Report

5/13/2018
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On this week's edition of Correspondents Report: The rise and fall and rise again of Mahathir Mohamad, soon to be the world's oldest leader; Japan's media has gone crazy for its latest baseball sensation Shohei Ohtani, who is making a splash for the Los Angeles Angels; And why does the effective demise of Cambodia's last free media outlet matter so much?

Duration:00:19:59

Japan's baseball super star Shohei Ohtani draws comparisons to Babe Ruth

5/11/2018
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Japan is going crazy over one of its young baseball sensations, Shohei Ohtani or 'Shotime,' who has just propelled his new US team to its best start to a season ever.

Duration:00:03:25

Why the demise of the Phnom Penh Post matters

5/11/2018
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The sale of the Phnom Penh Post newspaper in Cambodia last weekend triggered a dramatic walkout of foreign staff, over editorial interference by the publication's new owners, but why does its effective demise matter so much?

Duration:00:05:22

Spoiled for choice as a 'back-fill' correspondent in Jerusalem

5/11/2018
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The only thing back-fill correspondents need is news to cover - and for his latest stint in Jerusalem, Norman Hermant has had that in spades.

Duration:00:04:58

The Rise and fall and Rise of Mahathir Mohamad

5/11/2018
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Political comebacks aren't rare but the rise and fall and rise again in Malaysia of not one, but two politicians is a strikingly unusual story indeed. Political veteran Mahathir Mohamad will become the world's oldest leader - but not for long, as he intends to step aside for former rival Anwar Ibrahim when he is released from prison.

Duration:00:04:25

Entertaining evangelists, the street preachers of Goroka Papua New Guinea

5/6/2018
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If you thought the days of missionaries venturing into the jungle to spread the gospel were over, then you haven't been to Papua New Guinea. Missionaries are everywhere, from the cities and towns to the most remote villages.

Duration:00:07:31

The empowered lady rickshaw drivers of Jaipur

5/6/2018
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For many women in India, their basic right to move around freely is severely limited. But a company in the tourist city of Jaipur is changing that mindset, by recruiting women from disadvantaged communities to work as rickshaw drivers.

Duration:00:04:50