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Latest update : 2011-04-18

The World This Week - Friday, April 15th, 2011 (part 2)

Sparks continue to fly over the circumstances of Laurent Gbagbo’s arrest in Ivory Coast. Also, Colonel Gaddafi does a victory lap of Tripoli, and how tiny Qatar made a name for itself by befriending (almost) everyone.

  • Alison SMALE. Executive Editor, International Herald Tribune.
  • George KAZOLIAS. Senior Producer at AITV-RFO. Professor at the American University of Paris.
  • Paul TAYLOR. Associate Editor, Reuters.
  • Georges MALBRUNOT. Senior Correspondent and Middle East Expert for Le Figaro.

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2015-07-24 Barack Obama

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It was on Tuesday - Bastille Day in France - that nuclear negotiators struck a deal in Vienna, overcoming the resistance of hardliners to pave the way for an historic thaw in the...

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