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Correspondents Report

ABC (Australia)

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.

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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Sydney, NSW

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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.

Language:

English

Contact:

Radio Current Affairs ABC Ultimo Centre Level 1, 700 Harris Street Ultimo NSW 2007 +61 2 8333 2177


Episodes

Correspondents Report

11/19/2017
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration: 00:19:59


Hard to watch - bearing witness to fire victims in Jakarta

11/18/2017
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Sometimes it's hard to move on from reporting on terrible tragedies - Samantha Hawley describes a recent factory fire in Jakarta where more than 50 workers burned to death and survivors now languish in inadequate hospitals with horrific injuries.

Duration: 00:04:24


China's outdated custody laws behind a surge in kidnapping

11/18/2017
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Outdated custody laws in China that don't recognise shared custody are leading a surge in pre-divorce kidnappings but one lawyer is hoping to change the system.

Duration: 00:04:48


Correspondents Report

11/12/2017
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration: 00:19:51


Correspondents Report

11/5/2017
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration: 00:19:57


Meet Yanti: A life with the ABC's correspondents in Jakarta

10/27/2017
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In the ABC's Indonesia bureau in Jakarta, there has been one constant for almost four decades. Sujanti Tjandra, Yanti, as she is known, has been working with ABC Correspondents in Jakarta for almost 40 years. Samantha Hawley reports.

Duration: 00:07:19


The quest for answers under Xi Jinping's rule

10/27/2017
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This week, China revealed its new senior leadership committee, breaking with tradition by not including a clear successor, the omission cements Mr Xi's grip on leadership for the next five years. Bill Birtles reports.

Duration: 00:05:57


An interview with legendary editor Sir Harry Evans

10/27/2017
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Sir Harry Evans is regarded as one of the world's great newspaper editors. From 1967 -81 he edited London's Sunday Times when it broke a series of big stories, including exposing the treachery of Soviet spy Kim Philby and uncovering the appalling treatment of children and their families who'd suffered birth defects from the drug Thalidomide. Steve Cannane reports.

Duration: 00:06:27


Correspondents Report

10/27/2017
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On today’s show: Steve Cannane interviews legendary editor Sir Harry Evans; China correspondent Bill Birtles tries getting answers about Xi Jinping’s successor; And Samantha Hawley introduces us to Yanti, the constant in four decades of work at the ABC’s Indonesiabureau.

Duration: 00:19:56


Correspondents Report

10/22/2017
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration: 00:19:57


Japanese snap election catalyses political overhaul

10/15/2017
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Over the past fortnight since Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called a snap election, the political landscape in Japan has been redrawn. Rachel Mealey reports.

Duration: 00:04:47


Xi Jinping set to consolidate power at China Party Congress

10/15/2017
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China correspondent Matthew Carney speaks with Professor David Zweig about the weekend's Chinese Communist Party Congress, where President Xi Jinping will be handed absolute power.

Duration: 00:06:05


Going back: Sally Sara returns to African village after 12 years

10/15/2017
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Africa correspondent Sally Sara returns to a Ugandan village to visit an inspirational woman who was an inspiration for her book. When she arrives there, she finds a little surprise waiting for her.

Duration: 00:08:54


Correspondents Report

10/15/2017
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On this week's CR: Sally Sara returns to Uganda and finds a small surprise waiting for her; Chinese President Xi Xinping set to consolidate power at this weekend's Party Congress; and has Japan's Prime Minister made the biggest political mistake of his career?

Duration: 00:19:59


Correspondents Report

10/8/2017
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration: 00:19:58


PNG elections: PM claims success but violence continues in the hills

10/7/2017
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Although Prime Minister Peter O'Neill claims Papua New Guinea's last elections were better and more peaceful than any before, violence and accusations of corruption continue, as Eric Tlozek reports.

Duration: 00:07:04


Death of an architect - the legacy of Vann Molyvann in Cambodia

10/7/2017
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Cambodian architect Vann Molyvann died last month but his legacy continues in distinctive throughout Phnom Penh, but as Liam Cochrane reports, many other creations were destroyed by an unsympathetic regime.

Duration: 00:05:14


Disaster tourist: Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria

10/7/2017
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Despite being a territory of one of the world's wealthiest country's, Puerto Rico is likely to struggle as much in the wake of Hurricane Maria as more vulnerable communities, as Zoe Daniel reports.

Duration: 00:04:34


Correspondents Report

10/1/2017
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration: 00:20:00


Correspondents Report

9/24/2017
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration: 00:19:57

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