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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.

Latest update : 2011-07-25

The World This Week - July 22nd, 2011

Rupert Murdoch stonewalls but the end may be near, François Picard’s panel predicts. Also, why the plan to save the eurozone is a work in progress, and why cycling seems to have come clean of doping.

  • Eric PFANNER. Reporter, International Herald Tribune.
  • Stefan DE VRIES. RTL4 Correspondent in Paris.
  • Anne-Elisabeth MOUTET. Columnist, Sunday Telegraph.
  • Célestine BOHLEN. Freelance journalist.


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