The Shortwave Report 06/04/21 Listen Globally!

Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. NH

This week's show features stories from NHK Japan, Radio Deutsche-Welle, Radio Havana Cuba, Spanish National Radio, and Sputnik Radio.
(If you have access to Audioport there is a highest quality version posted up there {33MB}

From JAPAN- The TPP is welcoming Britain which is looking for trade partners since leaving the EU. Japanese Defense leaders met with the new head of the US Indo-Pacific Command as more pressure is put on China and North Korea.

From GERMANY- It was revealed that Denmark helped the US NSA to spy on Germany and other European leaders in 2013. Opposition parties in Israel agreed to form a coalition government, with Netanyahu being first replaced by right-wing leader Neftali Bennett. Then brief reports on global Covid and vaccine news.

From CUBA- A Viewpoint on Peru which is voting this weekend on a president between diametrically opposed candidates while facing a serious Covid crisis. In Colombia police and military forces are brutally oppressing citizens protesting President Duque.

From SPAIN- Alison Hughes reports on the Belarus action of forcing a passenger jet to land so they could capture a dissident activist- Europe is up in arms over the event, unlike 2013 when the US forced a Bolivian jet to land in Austria thinking that Edward Snowden was on board. Amy describes the Spanish PM's support for pardoning 12 Catalan leaders for organizing a referendum in 2017.

From RUSSIA- Afshin Rattansi spoke with journalist Vijay Prashad. They talk about the Wuhan lab/Covid conspiracy that is being recharged by the CIA and MI6, China's changing foreign policy and defiance, and the US chemical and biological weapons programs. in 3 forms- (new) HIGHEST QUALITY (160kb)(33MB), broadcast quality (13MB), and quickdownload or streaming form (6MB) (28:59) Links at page bottom
(If you have access to Audioport there is a highest quality version posted up there {33MB}

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I was a guest on a poetry podcast called Cartwheels On The Sky on October 10. The 29 minute show can be found here-

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