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THE WORLD THIS WEEK

Latest update : 2012-09-21

The World This Week - 21 September (part 2)

Cyril Vanier is joined by four Paris-based correspondents who confront opinions on the week's major stories: riots across the muslim world; the latest Romney gaffe; and the privacy of royal couple Prince William and Kate Middleton.

  • Craig Copetas. Correspondent-at-large, Quartz/The Atlantic Group;
  • Régis Le Sommier. Deputy Editorial Director, Paris Match;
  • Toni Cruanyes. Paris Correspondent, TV3;
  • Anne-Elisabeth Moutet. Columnist, The Sunday Telegraph.

Produced by Cyril Vanier, Anelise Borges, Mary Colombel, Paul Maakad.

Watch the first part here.
 

By Anelise Borges

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