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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 : 2014-02-04

The World This Week - January 31st, 2014

It's been more than a century since Britain and France signed the Entente Cordiale, the pact that officially ended centuries of war and one-upmanship. But old habits die hard. 2014 began with David Cameron penning a column in the Times of London blasting those who borrow and spend - the French, in other words. This Friday, Cameron and Hollande decided to set the record straight with the first UK-France summit in four years. The two leaders even managed to squeeze in a pub lunch.

Produced and prepared by David Boratov, Haxie Meyers-Belkin and Christopher Davis

By François PICARD

Our guests

Anne BAGAMERY

Senior Editor, International New York Times

Anne-Elisabeth MOUTET

Columnist, The Sunday Telegraph

Anthony BELLANGER

Journalist, '"Les Inrockuptibles"

Florence HARTMANN

Author, 'Whistleblowers'

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