What’s a stake in a handshake? The unintended consequence of a sudden Syria pivot may be a real thawing of relations between Iran and the West. François Picard’s panel fields predictions ahead of the UN General Assembly. Also, Germany’s elections, Berlusconi’s vow to hang on, and how video games like Grand Theft Auto have stolen the show of the world entertainment industry.
- Vivienne WALT, Contributor, Time Magazine;
- Craig COPETAS, Correspondent-at-large, Quartz/The Atlantic Group;
- Thierry ARNAUD, Politics Editor, BFMTV;
- Ulrike KOLTERMANN, Journalist and theologian, author of "Vatican diplomacy in the Middle East", Former DPA Correspondent in Paris.
Programme prepared and produced by Anelise Borges and Mary Colombel