At least 120 people have been killed in clashes in Bangui in the Central African Republic, a FRANCE 24 correspondent reports from the capital, where fighting between rival Muslim and Christian militias has been behind an upsurge in violence.
Latest update: 29/10/2010
US - Midterm elections: can Obama bounce back? - part 2
Polls point to major losses for the Democratic Party just one week before America votes in mid terms. Hundreds of senators, congressmen and governors are battling it out for a seat. The Republicans, who lost out badly two years ago, are seeking to restore their influence but find some of their veteran candidates being ousted by members of the Tea Party.
- Meredith GOWAN LE GOFF, Chair, Democrats Abroad France
- Guy NUMA, Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics, Harvard University
- John R. MacARTHUR ,Publisher, Harper’s Magazine (Satellite from NYC)
- John FONTE, Director, Center for American Common Culture, Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute (By phone from Washington DC)