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Is Beirut still haunted by ghosts of the civil war?

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Band Aid 30 - Hit or Miss? Bob Geldof in Hot Water over Ebola Single

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Deal or No Deal with Iran? Home Stretch to Reach Historic Agreement

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Football scandals: The ugly side of the beautiful game

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Ending violence against women: The dangers of trial by Twitter

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Tech giants under scrutiny: The problem with Uber

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Inside an Iranian nuclear research reactor

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Michel Hazanavicius on life after 'The Artist'

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France’s National Front in the spotlight

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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 : 2012-10-16

The World This Week - October 12th, 2012 (Part 2)

François Picard's panel is unanimously against the Nobel committee’s choice for the Peace Prize winner. The World this Week's guests also discuss Turkey and its "diplomatic boldness"; and the doping scandal in the world of cycling.

  • Craig Copetas, Correspondent-at-large, Quartz, The Atlantic Group;
  • Janine Di Giovanni, Contributor for Vanity Fair and Author of "Ghosts by Daylight";
  • Anne Penketh, Freelance journalist;
  • Christian Malard, Senior Foreign Analyst, France 3.

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    Programme prepared and produced by Christopher Davies, Anelise Borges and Mary Colombel  

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