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Latest update : 2013-11-11

The World This Week - November 8th, 2013 (part 2)

Annette Young and her panel of guests discuss the developments and implications of the murders of our two RFI colleagues in Mali. Also, can a genuine breakthrough be made at talks in Geneva on Iran's nuclear programme? And the two big mysteries of the week: was Yasser Arafat poisoned with polonium, and how did a Nazi haul of artwork stay hidden for nearly 70 years?

  • Vivienne WALT, Time Magazine;
  • Jean-Marc ILOUZ, Former Senior Correspondent with France 2;
  • Christopher DICKEY, Paris Bureau Chief, The Daily Beast;
  • George KAZOLIAS, News Producer with AITV.

Produced and prepared by Emma James and Haxie Meyers-Belkin

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By Annette YOUNG

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