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Pollution threatens island paradise of Mauritius, and one Cameroonian expat's quest to bring safe drinking water to his country

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Publicis boss encourages firms to move staff to Paris post-Brexit

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'Fake news has had almost no impact on Wikipedia'

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Iraq: Embedded with French special forces in Mosul

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Dominique Dalcan: Godfather of French 90s pop returns to his roots

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Ringing the bells of northern France

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'Trump Administration Starts with Big Lie Over Small Thing'

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Samsung blames batteries for Galaxy Note 7 explosions

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EU Transport Commissioner: 'We are preparing legislation on drones'

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THE INTERVIEW

An interview with a French or international personality from the world of economics, politics, culture or diplomacy. Every Wednesday at 4.45 pm Paris time and Saturday at 7.45 am.

Latest update : 2010-12-17

Mathieu Lefevre, nephew of veteran US diplomat Richard Holbrooke

Marc Perelman talks to Mathieu Lefevre, nephew of veteran US diplomat Richard Holbrooke, who died recently. Describing his uncle as a "force of nature", Mr Lefevre reflects on his legacy, both public and private. Mr Holbrooke was serving as President Barack Obama's special envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan when he died.

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2017-01-21 Davos forum

Publicis boss encourages firms to move staff to Paris post-Brexit

Maurice Levy, who runs the Publicis Group, is attending his last Davos forum as chairman and CEO of the advertising giant. He speaks to FRANCE 24's Stephen Carroll about the...

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2017-01-23 Davos forum

'Fake news has had almost no impact on Wikipedia'

The online encyclopedia Wikipedia is one of the most consulted websites on the internet. But it has been criticised for the false information that can pop up online. Its founder,...

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2017-01-20 Africa

Davos 2017: 'I believe in the power of entrepreneurs to change the world'

Tony Elumelu is an entrepreneur and philanthropist. He is the chairman of leading pan-African financial services group the United Bank for Africa (UBA) and the founder of the...

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2017-01-18 Donald Trump

Moving US embassy to Jerusalem would be 'a terrible mistake'

Our guest is Daniel Kurtzer, a former US ambassador to Egypt and Israel. He believes US President-elect Donald Trump's choice of David Friedman to be US ambassador to Israel is a...

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2017-01-17 Israeli-Palestinian conflict

'Donald Trump is a great friend of Israel'

Our guest is Yair Lapid, leader of the centrist Yesh Atid party in Israel and a former Israeli finance minister. He reacts coolly to France hosting a Middle East peace conference...

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