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A podcast from CBC Podcasts

Front Burner

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502 Episodes • Released Daily

502 Episodes • Released Daily

A podcast from CBC Podcasts

Front Burner

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502 Episodes • Released Daily

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Front Burner is your essential daily news podcast, brought to you by CBC News & CBC Podcasts. Every weekday Front Burner takes you deep into the stories shaping Canada and the world.

Latest Episode

27 Aug 2020 • 21 mins

The suspected poisoning of Russian dissident Alexei Navalny

Alexei Navalny is the most prominent opposition figure in Russia, an anti-corruption crusader and a frequent Kremlin critic. But right now, Navalny is comatose in a German hospital after a suspected poisoning.Today on Front Burner, Chris Brown from CBC's Moscow bureau explains why Navalny might have been targeted, by whom, and the potential fallout.