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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.

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THE WORLD THIS WEEK

Latest update : 2012-12-03

The World This Week - November 30th, 2012

Power grab or pre-emptive strike against Mubarak-era judges? François Picard’s panel argues over the motives behind the Muslim Brotherhood-led rush to approve Egypt’s new constitution. Also, Israel answers the UN’s nod to the Palestinians with more settlements, and the hot air from politicians over global warming.

  • Craig Copetas, Correspondent-at-large, Quartz/The Atlantic Group;
  • Anne Bagamery, Senior Editor, International Herald Tribune;
  • Anne Penketh, Contributor, The Independent;
  • Régis Le Sommier, Deputy Editorial Director, Paris Match.

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    Programme prepared and produced by Paul Maakad, Anelise Borges and Mary Colombel

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