World Weekly with Gideon Rachman
  • Hugo Chavez returns to power Oct 10, 2012 - 4:55 pm
  • Hugo Chavez returns to power
    What does Hugo Chavez's return to power in Venezuela mean for his country, for Latin America, and for international politics? Gideon Rachman is joined by Richard Lapper, a Latin America expert who heads the FT's research on Brazil, and Phil Gunson, the Economist's correspondent in Caracas.
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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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