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Global Journalist: Trump's policies viewed warily overseas

Aug 5, 2016

Credit AP

Republican nominee Donald Trump has commanded blanket media coverage since his run for U.S. president took off last year.

But it's not just Americans who have been glued to their screens when Trump's face appears. Government leaders and ordinary people around the world have taken notice as well.

On this edition of Global Journalist, we talk to reporters from around the world to gather the international reaction to Trump's proposals to ban Muslim immigration, cancel trade deals and consider pulling the U.S. out of NATO.

Joining the program:

  • Matthias Kolb, digital correspondent for Süddeutsche Zeitung, Germany’s largest daily newspaper
  • Douglas Herbert, foreign affairs commentator for France 24
  • Joyce Karam, Washington bureau chief for al-Hayat, an Arabic newspaper
  • Chiachieh Tang, the U.S. bureau chief for China's Sina News