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Many Radio National programs examine the consequences of war, and report on and discuss ongoing and new conflict across the globe. Up-to-date commentary from the front line and in-depth discussion of international unrest is a necessary part of our programming. Background Briefing, Late Night Live, Breakfast, AM and PM, Saturday Extra and Rear Vision all play their part.

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Terrorism  

Why is terrorism such a regular occurrence, and what can be done about it?

Hindsight Conference: Terrorism  

A reporter who interviewed Osama Bin Laden in his Afghnistani hideout , and a former FBI agent who some say, could have stopped the 9/11 attack on New York, in conversation.

Yazidi refugee Nadia Murad suffers enslavement and fears genocide of her people  

Nadia Murad was barely out of high school when jihadist fighters from the self-styled Islamic State swept into her village in northern Iraq, murdered 312 men in one hour, and enslaved most of the women.

Cleaning up the Philippines?  

Rodrigo Duterte's tough talk on crime won him the Philippines Presidency but how is the country coping three months later?

Safety in the skies – the story of aviation security  

Many of us are now familiar with the queues at airport screening stations, the response to the hijackings and bombings that remain a challenge to aviation security.

Cleaning up the Philippines?  

Rodrigo Duterte's tough talk on crime won him the Philippines Presidency but how is the country coping three months later?

Reconciling Liberty and Security  

Has a more balanced management of threats and responses evolved since the September 11th attacks in 2001?

Hindsight conference: Liberty and Security  

Reconciling Liberty and Security 15 years after the 9/11 attacks.

Reflections on Russia  

25 years ago this week, former ABC journalist, Monica Attard, reported on a coup from the top of a tank. How does she remember that day?

Iranian nuclear deal  

It's been a year since the Iranian nuclear deal was reached. Was it worth it? What if anything has changed in not only Iran but across the Middle East?

Dan Tehan on Long Tan commemoration row  

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has marked the 50th anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan, the most-costly, single engagement for Australian soldiers in the Vietnam War.

Vietnamese authorities cancel Long Tan commemoration  

Vietnamese authorities have cancelled the 50-year commemoration of the Battle of Long Tan, leaving hundreds of veterans unable to visit the site of the battle.

Europe and refugees  

Australia is wrestling with the fate of 1,700 refugees in processing camps that we run on Nauru and Manus Island. But what of a country like Greece, the gateway to Europe for an estimated 800 thousand refugees in 2015?

RN subject podcasts are closing  

We really love having you listen to RN but we need to let you know that we’ll be closing our subject podcasts (don’t worry—we aren’t cancelling any shows). To keep hearing stories and interviews from RN, search for your favourite shows in the ABC Radio App or subscribe in your preferred podcasting app.

Are we living through a new Renaissance?  

Don't fret about the world's turbulence, the future could be bright as we emerge from a new Renaissance.

Wave Hill Walk Off  

Fifty years after a strike that changed the course of Australian history.

Are we living through a new Renaissance?  

Don't fret about the world's turbulence, the future could be bright as we emerge from a new Renaissance.

Hindsight conference  

9/11 - Fifteen years on.

Reflections on 15 Years of the War on Terror  

What are some of the foreign policy challenges that the incoming U.S President will immediately face?  

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