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Cameroon: Several people killed in clashes with police in Anglophone region

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Polish Christmas video goes viral

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Power to the People? Battle over Brexit and Parliamentary Democracy (part 1)

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Power to the People? Battle over Brexit and Parliamentary Democracy (part 2)

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Video: Iraq's 'Golden Division' troops in the battle for Mosul

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Italy faces shortage of young farmers

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The Rolling Stones pay homage to the blues with new covers album

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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.

Watch the second part here.

By Anelise Borges

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