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Yemen - The Escalation: Could Sunni-Shiite divide engulf the region? (part 1)

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A food goliath in the making

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Fans distraught as Zayn leaves One Direction

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French baking taking over the world

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Carl Barat’s Glory Days

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French Alps plane crash: Investigators have no explanation so far (part 1)

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

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Latest update : 2011-08-29

Douglas Wigdor, lawyer for Nafissatou Diallo

Melissa Bell interviews Douglas Wigdor, one of Nafissatou Diallo's lawyers. He gives us an insight into the unusual procedures which have been followed by the District Attorney's office in the lead-up to the sexual assault case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn being dismissed. With the civil case continuing, Wigdor says he is determined for the evidence to be presented in a court of law.

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2015-03-23 nuclear Iran

Obama has always been 'hostile' towards Israel

Daniel Pipes, president of the Middle East Forum and publisher of its Middle East Quarterly journal, shares Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu's distrust of Tehran and his concerns...

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2015-03-21 Armenia

Armenia slams Turkey over genocide centennial absence

In an interview with FRANCE 24, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan said Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s decision to change this year’s Gallipoli commemoration to coincide...

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2015-03-18 Africa

Mo Ibrahim: 'We should move away from Afro-pessimism and Afro-optimism'

During the third edition of the Africa CEO Forum in Geneva, Switzerland, Mo Ibrahim spoke to FRANCE 24's Stéphanie Antoine. Born in Sudan, he founded the telecommunications giant...

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2015-03-14 Syria

Former French hostage slams Western approach to fighting jihadists

Nicolas Hénin is an independent French reporter and the author of a new book in French, "Jihad Academy", in which he traces the rise of Islamic extremism in Iraq and Syria. Hénin...

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2015-03-11 terrorism

Smuggling of oil 'is only one of IS group's illicit activities'

Defeating terrorism requires a new approach that tackles not just propaganda but also organized crime and corruption. That's the argument put forward by Louise Shelley, one of...

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