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Weekend Edition 22 December 2012

Wild stories: from braving a trip behind bars in El Salvador to facing platefuls of hairy crab in Shanghai - Pascale Harter has correspondents' tales from around the world.

Pascale Harter with correspondents' tales from around the world, including: Stephen Sackur challenges Equatorial Guinea's ruler Teodoro Obiang about his collection of luxurious homes; Linda Pressly takes a trip behind bars to meet members of El Salvador's gangs in prison; Fuchsia Dunlop struggles to eat all the hairy crabs she's offered in Shanghai; Will Grant meets a Cuban hard man in Havana; Horatio Clare goes a very long way to meet the residents of St Helena and Allan Little explains how - and why - Europe's centre of gravity is moving eastward.

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  • Sat 22 Dec 2012 19:05GMT
  • Sun 23 Dec 2012 04:05GMT
  • Sun 23 Dec 2012 09:05GMT
  • Sun 23 Dec 2012 22:05GMT

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