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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 : 2011-05-10

Gérard Chaliand, military strategist

Marc Perelman meets Gérard Chaliand, an expert in war zones. Chaliand learned about the world and its struggles by leaving home when he was 18 and traveling the globe, fighting alongside guerillas and hopping from Algeria to Vietnam to Colombia. A fascinating journey which he recounts in his memoirs, the first part of which is being published here in France.

By Julia Dorner, Béatrice Prestage and Emilie Lambert

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2017-02-18 NATO

NATO chief Stoltenberg: US is 'strongly committed to NATO'

In an interview with FRANCE 24 at the Munich Security Conference over the weekend, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg discussed the US commitment to NATO under President...

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2017-02-15 secularism

French secularism: A shield against religious extremism?

French journalist Caroline Fourest has written a new book in which she defends France's secular model against criticism that it is too rigid and stifles religious freedom....

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2017-02-10 Middle East

'Iran ready to stand up to US pressure', says adviser to Supreme Leader

Ali Akbar Velayati was Iran's foreign minister for 16 years, before becoming foreign policy adviser to Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei. He granted an exclusive interview to our...

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2017-02-08 Nuclear disarmament

Nuclear non-proliferation: Iran deal shows 'we can move mountains'

Dr Lassina Zerbo is the head of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organisation, a UN body created to police the world for any sign of nuclear tests. The CTBTO runs a...

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2017-02-07 Iraq

Exclusive: ‘We’re monitoring’ IS group chief, says Iraqi PM

Islamic State (IS) group leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, is isolated and his movements are being monitored, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi told FRANCE 24 in an exclusive...

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