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Deadly attack on U.N. base in northern Mali

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The Pope meets the Russian Patriarch

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Trump and Bern: outsiders win big in New Hampshire (part 1)

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Recycle and spin: Hollande includes greens in new cabinet (part 2)

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Paris: A nightlife in limbo?

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Video: 40 years on, Franco's ghost still haunts Spain

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'Life as a cyborg' with Angel Giuffria

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Political and social events from the Americas, with exclusive reports and interviews. Every Wednesday at 5.45 pm Paris time.

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INSIDE THE AMERICAS

Latest update : 2011-02-10

Ciudad Juarez, a city of fear

We find out what everyday life is like in Ciudad Juarez, one of the most dangerous cities in the world. Two years on from the financial crisis on Wall Street, there are salary hikes on the horizon for Goldman Sachs employees, so have they learned their lesson? And her book on no-nonsense Chinese parenting has caused shockwaves round the world. We take a look at Amy Chua, aka the Tiger Mother.

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2016-02-10 US Presidential Election 2016

US presidential race: Outsiders sweep to victory in New Hampshire

This week, the US presidential election heats up as outsiders Trump and Sanders sweep to victory in New Hampshire. Also, with 900 earthquakes in 2015 alone, Oklahoma residents...

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2016-02-03 USA

US presidential election: Iowa's winners and losers

This week, the US race to the White House is officially underway. We take a closer look at the real winners and losers out of Iowa. Also, the Carnival in Rio is in full swing,...

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2016-01-27 Donald Trump

US presidential race: What's at stake in the Iowa caucus

This week, all eyes are on Iowa. The race for the White House heats up as voters get their first chance to cast ballots for a presidential nominee. Next, as the Zika virus...

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2016-01-20 Brazil

Fighting the Zika virus in Brazil

This week, we see how Senegalese scientists are giving a helping hand in the fight against the Zika virus in Brazil. Next, the tainted water scandal in Flint, Michigan continues,...

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2016-01-13 Barack Obama

Obama gives his final State of the Union address

This week, it was an optimistic US President Barack Obama who gave his seventh and final State of the Union speech. This was one of his last big public chances to get his message...

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