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Zambian President Michael Sata dies aged 77

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Winter is coming: Russia and Ukraine reach gas deal

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Why Burkina Faso matters

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Latest update : 2011-05-12

Cameroon: the kangaroo parents of Douala

The Laquintinie Hospital in Douala, Cameroon, is short on resources but long on ideas. There are only two incubators for every 28 premature babies, so hospital staff are using an unusual solution. It's called kangaroo care. The technique of skin-to-skin contact helps save the lives of hundreds of infants every year.

By Rayan HINDI , Mathieu HORSTMANN , Cintia PINA TORIJA

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2014-10-24 Spain

Why does Catalonia want to leave Spain?

On November 9, 2014, Catalans were due to vote in a referendum on independence. But the poll was cancelled by the Constitutional Court after Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s...

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2014-10-17 Uruguay

Uruguay: President Mujica’s social revolution

By legalising both gay marriage and abortion, and decriminalising cannabis, Uruguay has become a real-life social laboratory in Latin America over recent years. The architect of...

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2014-10-10 Haiti

Haiti: Injustice in a time of Cholera

FRANCE 24 reports on the UN’s role in the worst cholera outbreak in modern times. We shine a light on the lack of compassion shown towards the victims of Haiti’s cholera epidemic...

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2014-09-30 Syria

Video: Syrian student risks her life to film IS group stronghold

FRANCE 24 has obtained rare footage secretly shot by a female student in the northern Syrian city of Raqqa, the stronghold of the Islamic State group in Syria.

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2014-09-26 Russia

Video: Crimea's 'Russification' in full swing

Changing nationalities isn’t always easy. Six months ago, in Crimea, people voted overwhelmingly to join Russia, in a referendum that Western powers deemed illegal. Now, the...

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