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Erdogan's toughest battle? Turkish president reverses course on key issues (part 1)

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THE DEBATE

Erdogan's toughest battle? Turkish president reverses course on key issues (part 2)

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BUSINESS DAILY

IMF warns of risk to global economic growth from Chinese slowdown

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INSIDE THE AMERICAS

United States: Obama in Alaska to highlight climate change

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MIDDLE EAST MATTERS

The road to exile: A Syrian family’s journey across Europe

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MEDIAWATCH

2015-09-02 20:45 MEDIA WATCH

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THE INTERVIEW

EU policy consigns Greece ‘to deeper depression’, says Stiglitz

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India - Pakistan: A new generation takes up arms in Kashmir

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Film Show: Wes Craven, ‘The Brand New Testament’, ‘This Ain't California’

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Our panel of Paris-based journalists review the week’s international news: the stories that made the headlines and also those you may have missed! Join us every Friday at 7.10 pm Paris time.

THE WORLD THIS WEEK

THE WORLD THIS WEEK

Latest update : 2010-07-05

THE WORLD THIS WEEK - Friday, July, 2nd (part 1)

An alleged Russian spy network unravels in the suburbs of New York and Boston, a Belgian monarch returns to a huge nation that once was a family possession, and a German chancellor weathers a mighty storm in parliament. Joining François Picard in The World This Week: Anne Bagamery, Senior Editor at the International Herald Tribune, Eric Pape who writes for both Newsweek and The Daily Beast, Laura Dagg, Chief Editor at www.touteleurope.fr, and France 24 European affairs editor Christophe Robeet.

A programme produced by Mounia Ben Aïssa and François Picard

 

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2015-08-28 Thalys train attack

When China sneezes: World markets rattled by Shanghai’s burst bubble (part 2)

China watchers insisted this week that calling Shanghai’s burst financial bubble "The Great Fall of China" was too strong. But that didn't stop world markets from experiencing a...

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2015-08-28 migrants

Desperate to get to Europe: How to handle the migrant surge? (part 1)

Every day, the list of migrant tragedies grows longer. This week alone, 105 bodies were recovered from a capsized boat off Libya, and there was the shocking discovery of 71...

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2015-07-31 Turkey

Erdogan’s gamble: Turkey launches offensives on PKK and Islamic State Group (part 2)

Turkey finally decided to join the struggle against the Islamic State group, launching bombing raids, allowing US aircraft to use Turkish air bases, and tightening security on...

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2015-07-31 Calais

Europe’s shame: Calais migrant crisis deepens (part 1)

The blame game kicked in this week between Paris and London, as thousands of migrants continued to risk their lives to head to Britain from the French port town of Calais. The...

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2015-07-24 Barack Obama

French farmers revolt: Protests spread despite govt aid package (part 2)

French farmers have been manning the barricades this week. Dairy prices have gone through the floor worldwide these past months, and French farmers are dumping Belgian milk and...

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