The World This Week looks back at the top stories over the past seven days. Laura Baines and guests discuss Obama’s chances in the midterms, Brazil’s post Lula future, African elections in the light of polls in Ivory Coast and Guinea and the threat to France from Al Qaeda following the first direct threat from Osama bin Laden.
- Eric PFANNER, Reporter, International Herald Tribune
- Anne-Elisabeth MOUTET, Columnist, Sunday Telegraph
- A. Craig COPETAS, Senior writer, Bloomberg News
- Philip TURLE, Journalist, RFI