The World This Week, October 21 2016

on the France24 weekly show. Part 1 talking about the Mosul offensive and US election

http://www.france24.com/en/20161021-world-week-iraq-mosul-offensive-usa-campaign-elections-trump-hillary-part-1

Part 2 talking about Brexit and the latest outburst from the Philippines president, Rodrigo Duterte

http://www.france24.com/en/20161021-world-week-renzi-obama-may-brexit-ceta-canada-philippines-duterte-part-2

 

WMD concerns at heart of French policy

What a difference a decade makes.
In 2003, the French were derided in some quarters as “cheese eating surrender
monkeys” after Jacques Chirac opposed the US-led invasion of Iraq. Now, 10
years later, they are out on a limb in completely the opposite direction on Syria. Continue reading…