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War in Ukraine, a humanitarian crisis and reaction in Kyiv, Westminster and beyond. The Telegraph's top journalists tell you what you need to know every weekday.

War in Ukraine, a humanitarian crisis and reaction in Kyiv, Westminster and beyond. The Telegraph's top journalists tell you what you need to know every weekday.

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War in Ukraine, a humanitarian crisis and reaction in Kyiv, Westminster and beyond. The Telegraph's top journalists tell you what you need to know every weekday.

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Episodes

Do the attacks around the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant risk another Chernobyl?

8/12/2022
Day 170. Today, further to usual updates from the frontline of the war, we ask a sobering question: do the attacks around the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant risk another Chernobyl? Plus how the war is shaping Ukrainian attitudes to their country and themselves. Contributors: Francis Dearnley (Host, Assistant Comment Editor). Follow Francis on Twitter @FrancisDearnley Dom Nicholls (Defence & Security Editor). Follow Dom on Twitter @DomNicholls With thanks to: Hamish de Bretton-Gordon....

Duration:00:57:54

The British Defence Secretary, nuclear escalation, and how Germany got hooked on Russian energy

8/11/2022
Day 169. Today, we discuss updates from across the many front lines of the war in Ukraine, hear from the British Defence Secretary Ben Wallace, and interview Dr Thomas Clausen on the history of how Germany became so reliant on Russian oil and gas. Contributors: Francis Dearnley (Host, Assistant Comment Editor). Follow Francis on Twitter @FrancisDearnley Dom Nicholls (Defence & Security Editor). Follow Dom on Twitter @DomNicholls Katie O'Neill (Assistant News Editor). Follow Katie on...

Duration:01:04:28

Ukraine strikes back: analysing the daring Crimean air base attack

8/10/2022
Day 168. Today, we discuss the latest updates from Ukraine, analysing the details and implications of the strike on a Russian airbase in Crimea. Contributors: David Knowles (Host). Follow David on Twitter @djknowles22 Francis Dearnley (Assistant Comment Editor). Follow Francis on Twitter @FrancisDearnley Venetia Rainey (Assistant Foreign Editor). Follow Venetia on Twitter @VenetiaRainey. Dom Nicholls (Defence & Security Editor). Follow Dom on Twitter @DomNicholls. Email:...

Duration:00:40:05

The mood in the EU, US military aid & why Zelenksy wants Europe to stop giving visas to Russians

8/9/2022
Day 167. Today, we discuss the latest updates from the battlefront, the mood in the EU and the details of the latest military aid package to Ukraine from the United States. Contributors: David Knowles (Host). Follow David on Twitter @djknowles22 Francis Dearnley (Assistant Comment Editor). Follow Francis on Twitter @FrancisDearnley Joe Barnes (Brussels Correspondent). Follow Joe on Twitter @Barnes_Joe Email: podcasts@telegraph.co.uk See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and...

Duration:00:39:21

Russian forces move south, the Wagner Group recruits in prisons & the latest from Central Asia

8/8/2022
Day 166. Today, we discuss the latest updates from Ukraine, analyse developments in central Asia and examine reports of how Russian militia the Wagner group is recruiting from Russian prisons. Contributors: David Knowles (Host). Follow David on Twitter @djknowles22 Dominic Nicholls (Defence & Security Editor). Follow Dom on Twitter @DomNicholls James Kilner (Correspondent). Follow James on Twitter @jkjourno Email:podcasts@telegraph.co.uk See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy...

Duration:00:46:30

History, geopolitics and the invasion of Ukraine

8/5/2022
Day 163. Today, we bring you the latest news from Ukraine and welcome the Telegraph’s History correspondent Daniel Capurro to share some historical perspectives and thoughts on how contemporary geopolitics has been impacted by the invasion of Ukraine. Plus, we interview Alina Polyakova, managing editor of the English language news site Ukrainske Pravda about her experiences as a journalist in the war. Contributors: David Knowles (Host). Follow David on Twitter @djknowles22 Francis...

Duration:01:02:09

Nuclear station at Zaporizhzhya 'out of control', Germany's scramble for energy alternatives and discussing Russian fascism

8/4/2022
Day 162. Today, we discuss the latest updates from the invasion of Ukraine, discuss how western sanctions are impacting Russian industry & and analyse Germany’s scramble to find alternative sources of energy. Contributors: David Knowles (Host). Follow David on Twitter @djknowles22 Francis Dearnley (Assistant Comment Editor). Follow Francis on Twitter @FrancisDearnley Katie O'Neill (Assistant News Editor). Follow Katie on Twitter @_Katie__ONeill Nataliya Vasilyeva (Russia...

Duration:00:40:35

Ukraine cuts off Russia resupply, tensions in Asia and interview with the partner of a captured Ukrainian soldier

8/3/2022
Day 161. Today, we discuss the latest updates from the invasion of Ukraine and look at the rising tensions between China and the West in Taiwan. Plus, we speak to Dariia Tskyunova, partner of a Ukrainian soldier in the Azov battalion who was captured by the Russians after the siege of Mariupol. Contributors: David Knowles (Host). Follow David on Twitter @djknowles22 Francis Dearnley (Assistant Comment Editor). Follow Francis on Twitter @FrancisDearnley Dominic Nicholls (Defence &...

Duration:00:59:27

Fighting in the South, tension in the Balkans and an interview with Ukraine’s Military Intelligence

8/2/2022
Day 160. Today, we analyse the tension in the Balkans, talk about a potential Ukrainian counter-offensive in Kherson, and Dom Nicholls interviews the acting Deputy Head of Ukrainian military intelligence. Contributors: David Knowles (Host). Follow David on Twitter @djknowles22 Francis Dearnley (Assistant Comment Editor). Follow Francis on Twitter @FrancisDearnley Dominic Nicholls (Defence & Security Editor). Follow Dom on Twitter @DomNicholls Roland Oliphant (Senior Foreign...

Duration:01:04:41

War crimes, the first grain ship leaves Odessa & how the Russian economy is in worse shape than the Kremlin pretends

8/1/2022
Day 159. Today, we discuss the latest updates from the front lines of the war in Ukraine, look at the shipment of Ukrainian grain that left Odessa this morning and how the Russian economy might be in a far worse position than the Kremlin pretends. Contributors: David Knowles (Host). Follow David on Twitter @djknowles22 Louis Ashworth (Economics Reporter). Follow Louis on Twitter @Louis_Ashworth Dominic Nicholls (Defence & Security Editor). Follow Dom on Twitter @DomNicholls Email:...

Duration:00:53:32

Live from Ukraine Special: Day 5, car graveyards and reflections on a week in Kyiv

7/29/2022
Day 156. Today is the fifth of our special episodes from Ukraine, as our usual host David Knowles, and our Defence and Security Editor Dominic Nicholls, spend time in the country. In this episode David and Dom visit a car graveyard in Irpin, and the pair reflect on the week they've had in Ukraine as they travel across the border into Poland. Contributors: Francis Dearnley (Assistant Comment Editor). Follow Francis on Twitter @FrancisDearnley. David Knowles (Host). Follow David on Twitter...

Duration:00:43:07

Live from Ukraine Special: Day 4, an interview with Ukraine's Deputy PM

7/28/2022
Day 155. Today is the fourth of our special episodes from Ukraine, as our usual host David Knowles, and our Defence and Security Editor Dominic Nicholls, spend time in the country. In this episode David speaks to the team from a market in central Kyiv, and Dom is joined by Ukraine’s Deputy Prime Minister, Olga Stefanishyna. Contributors: Sophie Coe (Host). Follow Sophie on Twitter @sophiecoe__. David Knowles (Host). Follow David on Twitter @djknowles22. Dom Nicholls (Defence and...

Duration:00:51:25

Live from Ukraine Special: Day 3, interview with Vitali Klitschko & on the shooting range with a volunteer squadron

7/27/2022
Day 154. Today is the third of our special episodes from Ukraine, as our usual host David Knowles, and our Defence and Security Editor Dominic Nicholls, spend time in the country. In this episode Dom travels to the Territorial Defence unit of Boryspil city to see how recruits are taught to survive on the front lines, hear Dom and David's full interview with Mayor of Kyiv and former champion boxer Vitali Klitschko, and get our usual updates from the last 24 hours. Contributors: Sophie Coe...

Duration:01:06:15

Live from Ukraine Special: Day 2, Kyiv's battle scars & a cameo from a Klitschko

7/26/2022
Day 153. Today is the second of our special episodes from Ukraine, as our usual host David Knowles, and our Defence and Security Editor Dominic Nicholls, spend time in the country. In this episode we hear briefly from Mayor of Kyiv Vitali Klitschko, David is shown around Kyiv by local resident and previous podcast guest Anna, plus all the usual latest updates. Contributors: Sophie Coe (Host). Follow Sophie on Twitter @sophiecoe__. David Knowles (Host). Follow David on Twitter...

Duration:00:46:51

Live from Ukraine Special: Day 1, Border Trouble

7/25/2022
Day 152. Today our usual host, David Knowles, and our Defence and Security Editor, Dominic Nicholls, started their day in Poland, and then made their way across the border into Ukraine to report from the ground. Over the next 7 days we’ll be hearing from them as they meet prominent Ukrainian politicians, visit some significant locations of the war so far, and speak to those who are experiencing the struggle firsthand to hear their stories. Contributors: Sophie Coe (Host). Follow Sophie on...

Duration:00:33:16

Russia-Ukraine grain deal 'agreed' & interviewing the head of the Georgian Legion

7/22/2022
Day 149. Today, we discuss the very latest updates from the front lines of the war in Ukraine and Europe and speak to Foreign Correspondent Colin Freeman about his interviews with the head of the Georgian legion and the Ukrainian singer Svyatoslav Vakarchuk. Contributors: David Knowles (Host). Follow David on Twitter @djknowles22 Francis Dearnley (Assistant Comment Editor). Follow Francis on Twitter @FrancisDearnley. Colin Freeman (Foreign Corespondent) Email:...

Duration:00:38:55

Russia closing in on Kharkiv & new weapons to Kyiv

7/21/2022
Day 148. Today, we discuss the very latest updates from the front lines of the war in Ukraine, and the significant diplomatic developments of the past 24 hours. We also interview Olena Chekryzhova, an entrepreneur and English teacher from Ukraine who currently volunteers in a military camp teaching English to Ukrainian soldiers. Contributors: Francis Dearnley (Host). Follow Francis on Twitter @FrancisDearnley Joe Barnes (Brussels Corespondent) Verity Bowman (Foreign Reporter) With...

Duration:01:01:56

Putin's ultimatum on grain & Ukraine fights back in Kherson

7/20/2022
Day 147. Today, we discuss the latest updates from the front lines of the war in Ukraine, hear how Russia’s foreign minister is escalating the invasion and analyse Putin’s first 24 hours in Iran. Sophie Coe (Host) Francis Dearnley (Assistant Comment Editor) Verity Bowman (Foreign Reporter) Nataliya Vasilyeva (Russia Correspondent) Email: podcasts@telegraph.co.uk See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at...

Duration:00:42:18

Ukraine's spy problem & Putin's visit to Iran

7/19/2022
Day 146. Today, we discuss the very latest updates from the front lines of the war in Ukraine, explore the alleged treachery uncovered in Ukraine’s security services and analyse the significance of Putin’s visit to Iran. Sophie Coe (Host) Francis Dearnley (Assistant Comment Editor) Roland Oliphant (Senior Foreign Correspondent) Venetia Rainey (Assistant Foreign Editor) Email: podcasts@telegraph.co.uk See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at...

Duration:00:42:54

"I survived Bucha": an interview with Katya Savchenko

7/18/2022
Today, we break from the normal programme to interview Bucha survivor, Katya Savchenko. Before the 24th February, the town of Bucha was known as, an attractive suburb, north west of Kyiv. During the early part of the invasion, it was the scene of heavy fighting as Ukrainian and Russian forces battled for control. For weeks, the town was under Russian occupation and, soon after they were pushed back, horrendous stories of murder, rape and torture emerged from civilians who had stayed in the...

Duration:00:36:59