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Deal or No Deal with Iran? Home Stretch to Reach Historic Agreement

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Is Beirut still haunted by ghosts of the civil war?

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FRANCE IN FOCUS

Football scandals: The ugly side of the beautiful game

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#THE 51%

Ending violence against women: The dangers of trial by Twitter

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Tech giants under scrutiny: The problem with Uber

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Inside an Iranian nuclear research reactor

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ENCORE!

Michel Hazanavicius on life after 'The Artist'

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REPORTERS

France’s National Front in the spotlight

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DEBATE

Al-Sisi's Egypt: Is the crackdown justified? (part 2)

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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 : 2010-07-19

THE WORLD THIS WEEK - Friday, July, 16th (part 2)

Obama wins on banking but may lose the midterm elections in the fall, Africans on parade in Paris, and the gaps in the tale of Iranian nuclear scientist who claims he was tortured. It’s all in the World This Week in partnership with the International Tribune. Joining François Picard is the IHT’s Alison Smale, Nooshabeh Amiri of Iranian language news website roozonline.com, photojournalist Tom Haley of Sipa Press and France 24 Senior Correspondent Melissa Bell.

A programme produced by Mounia Ben Aïssa and François Picard

 

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2014-11-21 Iran

Deal or No Deal with Iran? Home Stretch to Reach Historic Agreement

In the world this week: With a deadline looming, Iran nuclear talks are on the homestretch, Obama bypasses a hostile Congress by announcing amnesty for nearly 5 million illegal...

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2014-11-14 Barack Obama

India sterilisation scandal: More arrests in wake of botched operations

In The World This Week: the highs and lows of the Rosetta space probe's historic mission to land on a comet, the world's worst polluters sign a surprise climate change deal on...

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2014-11-14 Rosetta Space Probe

Rosetta probe: 'Last ditch' attempt to get samples from comet

In The World This Week: the highs and lows of the Rosetta space probe's historic mission to land on a comet, the world's worst polluters sign a surprise climate change deal on...

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2014-11-07 Americas

Obama's final chapter: What next after the midterm defeat?

In The World This Week: The world marks 25 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, African leaders visit Burkina Faso after last week's historic uprising forced out its ruler of...

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2014-11-07 Barack Obama

The fall of the Berlin Wall: 25 years on, what's changed?

In The World This Week: The world marks 25 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, African leaders visit Burkina Faso after last week's historic uprising forced out its ruler of...

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