World Weekly with Gideon Rachman
  • Nato, Greece, Vietnam Jun 17, 2011 - 3:38 pm
  • In this week's podcast: scathing criticism of Nato from the US calls the alliance's future into question; the political instability in Greece compounds the sovereign debt crisis and causes arguments within Germany; strains over contested islands in the South China Sea could see an unlikely alliance between old enemies, Vietnam and the US.

    Presented by Gideon Rachman, with James Blitz, Quentin Peel and Ben Bland

    Produced by LJ Filotrani and Rob Minto
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Each week World Weekly focuses on some of the major international political stories that are making the headlines - drawing upon the FT's team of foreign correspondents and international analysts to make sense of world events

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