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Putin’s next target ANDREW STUTTAFORD

Plus What Labour’s leader needs to know JOHN HARRIS

Israel’s undiplomatic envoy BRONWEN MADDOX

Now worry about China ISABEL HILTON

Formula One: the limits of human skill EDWARD DOCX

Franzen’s triumphant return ELAINE SHOWALTER

Why Thailand has so many coups IAN BURUMA

The words I would ban BRIAN MAY

Also Anatole Kaletsky, Christine Ockrent, Malcolm Rifkind, Jemima Kiss, AC Grayling

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