Conflict of Interest

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Imperial War Museums

Conflict of Interest

4.7/5

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Conflict of Interest is a brand new podcast series from the IWM Institute. Over seven episodes, we unpack some of the world’s most complex conflicts, from the Yugoslav Wars to the ongoing war in Syria. Celebrity guests ask the simple questions about the most pressing conflicts of our time: What’s really going on in Yemen? How did the war in Afghanistan begin? What do we mean by 'The Troubles' in Northern Ireland? Guided by an IWM curator, our guest is taken on a journey through the Imperial War Museum in London, discovering the objects, people and stories which brin...


Critic Reviews

Score: 4.7

Miranda Sawyer - The Guardian - Jun 26, 2021

"The opening episode, about the Yugoslav wars, had the clever, interested Deborah Frances-White asking the questions, and since then I’ve been dipping in and out. With neat production by Matt Hill, the time flew by, and by the end we understood that Syria is not a civil war but an international one, in which Turkey, Iran, Russia, the Kurds, Hezbollah and Isis all have interests."

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