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'Big Three' on the verge of collapse

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Latest update : 2008-12-11

In this edition of our weekly show: Detroit's 'Big Three' beg the US Congress for a bailout plan; Barack Obama walks in the footsteps of Abraham Lincoln; Hugo Chavez celebrates 10 years in power; and turmoil seizes Canadian politics.

Read more on 'Motor City: Tales from Detroit' from our special correspondent Ségolène Allemandou:

Small business hit by the automobile crisis domino effect

'Americans have bought too many foreign cars'

Getting unemployment benefits, a crusader’s battle




Date created : 2008-12-10

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