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Germany unlocks its past

Former West Berlin policeman Karl Heinz Kurras, soon on trial for weapons possession, gained infamy after his shooting of a student led to the 1968 youth riots. But his work for the Stasi secret service could shed light on Germany's secretive past.

 

Today's Focus guest is FRANCE 24 correspondent in Berlin, Damien McGuinness.

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Egypt's push against atheism and 'non-believers'

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Americans in Paris!

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2014-09-25 Arab world

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2014-09-24 WWI centenary

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2014-09-24 history

Discovering Paris's Asian neighbourhoods

We bring you the third part in our series of special reports exploring Paris's cultural diversity. Today we're visiting the city's Asian neighbourhoods, where evidence of a...

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