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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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Latest update : 2013-05-13

The World This Week - May 10th, 2013 (part 2)

What makes a great folk hero? The plain-talking neighbour of the Cleveland kidnapping victims more than deserves his instant fame, say François Picard’s panellists. Also, Israel’s stake in Syria’s civil war and the lasting legacy of Alex Ferguson.

  • Craig Copetas, Correspondent-at-large, Quartz/The Atlantic Group;
  • Christopher Dickey, Paris Bureau Chief, Newsweek Magazine and Columnist, The Daily Beast;
  • Anne Penketh, Freelance journalist;
  • Régis Le Sommier, Deputy Editorial Director, Paris Match.

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

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