Program Schedule

Download PDF Version
On Air : Listen

Syria Hands Over Weapons

Thursday 12th September / presented by Ed Williams

Russia has offered to draft an agreement with Syria, where they will be asked to hand over all chemical weapons to the European nation.

The proposal was first suggested on accident by US Secretary of State John Kerry at a press conference in London, as a way for Syria to avoid military action taken against them by the US and leading European nations, the suggestion has since gained momentum as a peaceful alternative to military action.

President Barack Obama is pushing for military action, in response to revelations the ruling Syrian Govenrment used chemical weapons on their own civilians last month.

Former Australian ambassador to Syria, Bob Bowker, is with us to talk about what role Russia might take, and what military action might do to the middle eastern region.

Tags In This Story

All live musical performances are included in our podcasts with the express permission of artists, who reserve all other rights in their music. All music used in our podcasts is licensed under an APRA Community Broadcasting license agreement.

Latest Stories

Amber in the Bush

Friday 6th December

Amber in the Bush

Amber in the Bush is a new documentary project that investigates the possible existence of the […]

Looking for Whales

Friday 6th December

Looking for Whales

The ethereal underwater world of whales is revealed in Robyn and Wade Hughes‘ new photographic book, Looking […]

Fitter | Happier: Sexually Transmitted Infections, travel and risk.

Friday 6th December

Fitter | Happier: Sexually Transmitted Infections, travel and risk.

On this week’s episode of Fitter Happier, Lisa Bastian, Program Manager, Public and Aboriginal Health talked […]

2020: Bring it!

Friday 6th December

2020: Bring it!

Yesterday it was announced that the arts will be absorbed into a new ‘super department’ along […]

Measles epidemic in Samoa

Friday 6th December

Measles epidemic in Samoa

The island state of, Samoa, with a population of just 200,000, declared a measles epidemic late […]

Martha: A Picture Story

Friday 6th December

Martha: A Picture Story

Martha Cooper is one of the most adored and influential members of the street art world […]

Comedy improv group, YAAAS KWEEN (Midnight Special Podcast #21)

Thursday 5th December

Comedy improv group, YAAAS KWEEN (Midnight Special Podcast #21)

For this episode of the Midnight Special Podcast,  you’ll hear terrific late night chat and hilarious comedy […]

Repealed Medevac Laws – we talk to Joanna Josephs from CARAD

Thursday 5th December

Repealed Medevac Laws – we talk to Joanna Josephs from CARAD

In a disappointing turn of events yesterday, the Australian Government was successful in repealing our medevac […]