President Trump and Chancellor Merkel Meet in Washington DC

US and German leaders talk face to face: given their past differences, how did the meeting go? German political scientist Dr Constanze Stelzenmueller gives us her assessment.

Also in the programme: a new drug to beat cholesterol, and the death of a giant of poetry, Derek Walcott.

(Photo: Donald Trump and Angela Merkel hold joint news conference in Washington DC. Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

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Fri 17 Mar 2017 21:06 GMT
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