The world this week

Macron's moment of truth; CDU's new leader; The problem with Huawei

As Paris hunkers down for another Saturday of protests by "Yellow Vests" angry at cost of living increases, the government mobilises some 89,000 police nationwide including 8,000 for the capital, where they'll be backed up by armoured vehicles equipped to clear barricades. It's a moment of truth for French President Emmanuel Macron. We also look at the election of Angela Merkel's protégée Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer as new leader of the CDU party, and at the arrest of Huawei's CFO in Canada.


Produced by Daniel BARNEY, Alessandro XENOS and Melissa KALAYDJIAN.

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