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Latest update : 2013-09-02

The World This Week - August 30th, 2013

The US Secretary of State has "high confidence" that it was the Syrian regime that ordered a chemical attack on the suburbs of Damascus, but that won’t be enough to sway public opinion, predicts François Picard’s panel. Also, 50 years after Martin Luther King’s "I have a dream" speech, and why the grandson of North Korea’s longtime strongman has elected to study in France.

  • Vivienne WALT, Contributor, Time Magazine;
  • A. Craig COPETAS, Correspondent-at-large, Quartz/The Atlantic Group;
  • Ulrike KOLTERMANN, Freelance journalist;
  • Eduardo CUE, France 24 International Affairs Editor.

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