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Is this the end of Hong Kong's 'Umbrella Movement'?

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France marks 40th anniversary of abortion laws

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What does the future hold... for music?

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David LaChapelle on ditching celebrity to criticise consumer culture

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Lebanon's Shebaa, a village caught in the crossfire

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French MPs debate whether to recognise Palestine

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All dogs may go to heaven after all

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THE WORLD THIS WEEK

Latest update : 2012-02-06

The World This Week - Feburary 3rd, 2012 (part 2)

The politics of football come home to haunt Egyptians after their nation’s worst-ever stadium disaster. Also, Senegal’s democracy under a cloud, Germany plays "reluctant hegemon" to Europe, and the silly money bet on Facebook.

  • Simon KUPER. Journalist, Financial Times. Author, "Football against enemy";
  • Ana NAVARRO PEDRO. Paris Correspondent, Visao;
  • Paul TAYLOR. European Affairs Editor, Reuters;
  • Christopher DICKEY. Paris Bureau Chief, Newsweek Magazine. Columnist, The Daily Beast.

Produced by François Picard, Anelise Borges, Mary Colombel, Paul Maakad, Christopher Davis.

Watch the first part here.

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