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One-man rule? China's Xi Jinping consolidated grip on power

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See you in court: Washington state sues Monsanto over chemical pollution

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Film show: 'Detroit', 'Kingsman 2', 'Beauty and the Dogs'

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Meeting Mohammad Alqadi, the Palestinian marathon man

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Deep divisions on display as NAFTA renegotiation talks end

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Wildlife Photographer awards highlight effects of poaching, plastic pollution

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Four killed in Togo clashes after religious leader arrested

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Over 300 killed in Somalia's worst ever terror attack

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'Trump is the most powerful unifying force the Democrats could imagine'

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THE WORLD THIS WEEK

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.

Latest update : 2013-07-22

The World This Week - July 19th, 2013

The jury may have done its best given the evidence available, but the acquittal of George Zimmerman shows how Florida’s justice system seems to tip the scales against African-Americans and in favour of a gun law the rest of the world doesn’t understand. Also, India’s school lunch scandal, Egypt’s impasse, and the nagging doping doubts about the Tour de France.

  • Nicholas Vinocur. Correspondent, Reuters;
  • Noopur Tiwari. Resident Editor Europe, NDTV;
  • Georges Kazolias. News Producer, RFO;
  • Anne-Elisabeth Moutet. Columnist, The Sunday Telegraph.

Produced by François Picard, Anelise Borges, Paul Maakad, Valériane Gauthier.

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By Anelise Borges

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