The world in 30 minutes with Mark Leonard

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“The world in 30 minutes” is a brand new ECFR podcast on the ideas, policies and trends that will shape the world. In this first pilot episode Mark Leonard talks to Daniel Levy and Kadri Liik about Iran, the crisis in Syria, the role of Russia, and what it all means for European foreign policy.

Bookshelf recommendations: A Very Perfect Instrument – The ferocity and failure of America’s sanctions apparatus by Andrew Cockburn; The Passions and the Interests by Albert Hirschman and Letters from Russia by Marquis de Custine.

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