Ep 1515: China / Russia Alliance Testing The West’s Resolve

Taiwan-based journalist William Yang joins Eamon to talk about China's alliance with Russia, the targeting of Japan with joint military exercises and the immense pressures on the Chinese economy with continuing Covid-19 lockdowns and trouble in the property market.

Published: 09/08/2022

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Ep 1534: Italian Election Returns the Country’s First Female Leader As Europe’s Right Wing Gains Expand

Sunday Independent columnist Paddy Agnew joins Eamon to talk about the result of the Italian general election, the success of Giorgia Meloni's Brothers of Italy (Fratelli d'Italia) party and what it may mean for Europe.

Ep 1533: Ireland International Soccer - Stephen Kenny’s Ireland Progressing Game By Game

John Giles joins Eamon to review Ireland's performance against Scotland in the Nations' Cup and to talk about the England team's recent decline in the run in to the World Cup in Qatar.

Ep 1532: Putin’s War - High Morale And Battlefield Cunning The Key to Ukraine’s Success

Military Analyst and Senator Tom Clonan talks to Eamon as Putin mobilizes 300,000 troops for war in Ukraine and warns he’s not bluffing with nuclear threat. The also talk about the potential impact of the so-called referenda on joining Russia in Luhansk, Donetsk, Kherson and Zaporizhzhia.