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The Best of the 2018 Cannes Film Festival

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Cannes 2018: and the Palme d’or goes to....

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Cannes 2018: Lebanese film 'Capharnaum' wows critics

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EYE ON AFRICA

Ebola outbreak in DR Congo: vaccinations to start on Sunday

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MEDIAWATCH

The Royal wedding: Pomp & controversy

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ENCORE!

Cannes 2018: John Travolta brings the mob to the red carpet

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THE WORLD THIS WEEK

Summit or No Summit: North Korea angry over military drill

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DOWN TO EARTH

Could thawing permafrost unleash long-gone deadly viruses?

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FRANCE IN FOCUS

French and noble in 2018: What remains of France's aristocracy?

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THE WORLD THIS WEEK

Our panel of Paris-based journalists review the week’s international news: the stories that made the headlines and also those you may have missed! Join us every Friday at 7.10 pm Paris time.

Latest update : 2010-02-24

The World This Week - from February 15 to 19 (part 2)

This week: Obama meets with the Dalai Lama, what will China do? Mahmoud Al-Mabhouh’s assassination: Dubai police claim Mossad implication. Climate: Yvo de Boer quits, the Giec targeted by climate change sceptics. Military Coup in Niger: junta holds Tandja. AfPak: US offensive 1 week later.

 

A discussion with François Picard and guests:
 
  • Tom REDBURN, Managing Editor for the International Herald Tribune
  • Judah GRUNSTEIN, Managing Editor for World Politics review
  • Armen GEORGIAN, France 24 International Affairs Editor
 
Programme prepared by Nathalie Gentaz and Perrine Desplats
 

 

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2018-05-18 Nuclear North Korea

Summit or No Summit: North Korea angry over military drill

Peace in the Korean peninsula is threatened as North Korea threatens to pull out of the agreed summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un. This after North Korea expresses...

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2018-05-11 Israel

Israel at 70: The impasse with the Palestinians; What's left of the Iran deal?

Donald Trump's decision to walk away from the Iran nuclear deal was followed by direct confrontation between Israel and Iran in Syria. It comes ahead of next Monday's decision by...

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2018-05-04 Donald Trump

The end of ETA; Theresa May under pressure; Donald Trump's legal troubles

It was the week that one of Europe's last armed separatist movements laid down its weapons for good: Basque movement ETA announced its dissolution. Our panel of journalists also...

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2018-04-27 North Korea

'One Nation, One Blood': Historic summit unites Korean leaders

History was made this week at the border between the two Koreas. Kim Jong-un became Pyongyang's first leader to cross the demarcation line since 1953. Will this meeting actually...

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2018-04-20 Syria

Suspected chemical attack in Syria: Gunfire delays deployment of inspectors

Our panellists discuss this week's top headlines: First we look at Syria and the outcome of the strikes on suspected chemical weapons labs. With the OPCW unable to access the...

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