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Migrants and Immigrants: A Global Crisis

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Protests continue in Burundi as calls mount for election delay

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Burundi: Nkurunziza delays parliamentary polls as clashes continue

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At least two killed in fresh protests in Bujumbura

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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.

THE WORLD THIS WEEK

THE WORLD THIS WEEK

Latest update : 2014-03-10

The World This Week - March 7th, 2014 (part 2)

Today Crimea, tomorrow Ukraine? François Picard’s panel warns that sanctions will need a lot more bite if the West is to stop Russia’s advance. Also this week: Qatar feels the squeeze from its Gulf state neighbours, protests in Venezuela, and the pros and cons of selfies.

Produced and prepared by David Boratov, Cécile Khindria and Christopher Davis

Our guests

Marc BURLEIGH

AFP journalist

Anne-Elisabeth MOUTET

Columnist, The Sunday Telegraph

Ammar ABD RABBO

Franco-Syrian photojournalist

Leela JACINTO

International News Reporter, France24.com

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2015-05-22 Burma

After the Fall of Ramadi, Palmyra: Did the West Underestimate the Jihadists?

In the world this week: the international migrant crisis shows no sign of abating, the Islamic State group makes a series of advances in Syria, in Burundi a failed coup results...

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2015-05-22 Burma

Migrants and Immigrants: A Global Crisis

In the world this week: the international migrant crisis shows no sign of abating, the Islamic State group makes a series of advances in Syria, in Burundi a failed coup results...

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2015-05-15 Burundi

Burundi's crisis: East Africa on edge after attempted coup (part 2)

In The World This Week: In the UK the re-elected Conservatives are towing a tough line on immigration, East Africa is on edge after a failed coup attempt in Burundi, Obama does...

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2015-05-15 Burundi

Fortress Britain: Re-elected Conservatives tow tough line (part 1)

In The World This Week: In the UK the re-elected Conservatives are towing a tough line on immigration, East Africa is on edge after a failed coup attempt in Burundi, Obama does...

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2015-05-08 Benjamin Netanyahu

Israel's coalition government; France's Le Pen disowns daughter (part 2)

Defying both polls and pundits, British Prime Minister David Cameron and his Conservative Party scored a major victory in the UK general election - with Ed Miliband, Nick Clegg...

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