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THE WORLD THIS WEEK

Latest update : 2013-01-28

The World This Week - 25 January

Beyond the principle of sending women into combat, there’s the practical reality. Craig Copetas says the ones he’s met at the front are fierce! Also, France calls for backup in Mali, the surprise story of Israel’s general election, and David Cameron lights the EU referendum fuse.

  • Craig Copetas. Correspondent-at-large, Quartz/The Atlantic Group;
  • Vivienne Walt. Contributor, Time Magazine;
  • Gregory Viscusi. Journalist, Bloomberg News;
  • Angela Diffley. Journalist, Radio France International.

Produced by Anelise Borges, François Picard, Catherine Clifford, Paul Maakad.

Watch the second part here.

By Anelise Borges

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2014-09-26 UK

The World This Week - 26 September 2014 (part two)

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2014-09-19 Islamic State (IS)

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2014-09-12 Scottish independence

The World this Week - September 12th, 2014

In The World This Week: Polls put Scotland's "Yes" camp in the lead, days before the nation votes on its most important referendum. Meanwhile, US President Barack Obama unveils...

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