The John Batchelor Show

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Monday 13 August 2018

Artwork of a battle between Mahmud of Ghazni and Abu 'Ali Simjuri; from before 1318.  Today, Ghazni is controlled by Taliban, despite counterclaims by NATO and US forces. Unless enormous aid is provided immediately, the death toll is likely to be many thousands of civilians.  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-...

Monday 13 August 2018

Artwork of a battle between Mahmud of Ghazni and Abu 'Ali Simjuri; from before 1318.  Today, Ghazni is controlled by Taliban, despite counterclaims by NATO and US forces. Unless enormous aid is provided immediately, the death toll is likely to be many thousands of civilians.  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-...

Thursday 9 August 2018

Photo: On 9 August 1945, the US dropped a nuclear bomb on Hiroshima, effectively ending the Second World War.JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-host: Mary Kissel, Wall Street Journal  Hour OneThursday 9 August 2018 / Hour 1, Block A: Mary Kissel, WSJ, in re:  Tariffs.  American mfr uses [grange] fabric from...

Wednesday 8 August 2018

On 8 August 1576, the cornerstone for Tycho Brahe's Uraniborg observatory is laid on the island of Hven. Engraving: Schloss Uraniborg, aus Joan Blaeu: Der große Atlas, 1663JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-host: Gordon Chang, Forbes.com   Hour OneWednesday 8 August 2018/ Hour 1, Block A:  Charles Burton,...

Friday 3 August 2018

Photo:   John Batchelor Show in Azerbaijan.  Here, one of the program’s guests, Major General Huseyn Mahmudov, Head of International Military Cooperation Department, with the producer at the Ministry of Defense.    JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW  Schedule: to comeHour OneFriday  3 August 2018 / Hour 1, Block...

Thursday 2 August 2018

Photo: The Flame Towers in Baku, of which the tallest [far right?] is the SOCAR Tower, headquarters of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic  JOHN BATCHELOR SHOW  Hour OneThursday 2 August 2018 / Hour 1, Block A: Elin Suleymanov, Ambassador of Republic of Azerbaijan to the United States; in...

Wednesday 1 August 2018

Photo: Azerbaijan’s Azərkosmos celebrated on a postage stampJOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-host: Gordon Chang, Forbes.com  Hour OneWednesday 1 August 2018/ Hour 1, Block A: Tara O, Wednesday 1 August 2018/ Hour 1, Block B: James Holmes, Wednesday 1 August 2018/ Hour 1, Block C: Monica Crowley, London...

Tuesday 31 July 2018

Map: the geography of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, where John Batchelor and staff visited the frontline.  (Awaiting photos.)    JOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-hosts: Larry Kudlow, Director of the National Economic Council under US President Donald Trump; and Thaddeus McCotter, WJR, the Great Voice of the...

Monday 30 July 2018

Postcard — Bibi-Eibat, a municipality in Baku: oil production during the Romanov empireJOHN BATCHELOR SHOWCo-host: Thaddeus McCotter, WJR, the Great Voice of the Great Lakes  Hour OneMonday 30 July 2018 / Hour 1, Block A: Elin Suleymanov, Ambassador of Republic of Azerbaijan to the United States;...

Thursday 26 July 2018

Photo: Pastor Andrew Brunson.   The Trump administration is threatening sanctions against Turkey if the U.S. ally does not release an American pastor being held there on accusations of terror and espionage.  At a State Department event on religious freedom Thursday, Vice President Mike Pence called...

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