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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 : 2011-01-10

Social crisis in the Maghreb (part 2)

François Picard’s explains how internet has let the free speech genie out of the bottle in Algeria and Tunisia, the international community talks itself into a corner over Ivory Coast and why Barack Obama should take a leaf out of the book of new House speaker John Boehner and cry a little more.

  • Matthew SALTMARSH, Reporter, International Herald Tribune
  • Judah GRUNSTEIN, Editor-in-chief, World Politics review
  • Paul TAYLOR, Associate Editor, Reuters
  • Régis LE SOMMIER, Co-Editor in Chief , Paris Match

 

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