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Peru: violent protests overshadow campaign

In Peru, the presidential elections are set to be a tight race between Keiko Fujimori, the daughter of a former president imprisoned on corruption charges, and left wing candidate Ollanda Humala. Our France 24 team braves the frontline of Mexico's drug wars and visits villages that now resemble a war zone. And how one man and his cigars hope to cash in on former dictator, Jean Claude Duvalier's return to Haiti.

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2016-06-22 Venezuela

Venezuela crisis: Political war and deepening economic chaos

This week, more than one million Venezuelans sign a petition to try to bring down President Maduro. Next, Bolivia is fighting back against a new anti-drug law from the US. The...

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2016-06-15 Orlando Nightclub Shooting

Orlando nightclub shooting: A country in shock

We bring you a special programme on the terrorist attack on a gay nightclub that left 49 people dead in Orlando, Florida. It was the deadliest mass shooting the US has ever seen....

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2016-06-08 USA

US primaries: A user's guide to the delegate system

After a wave of new victories in the US primaries, Hillary Clinton is now poised to make history as the first US female presidential nominee. Also on the show, Peru is counting...

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2016-06-01 Peru

Peru elections: Leading candidate Keiko Fujimori's strategy

This week, Peru gears up for its presidential vote but protests are growing against the candidate leading the race. Her name is Keiko Fujimori, the daughter of the country's...

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2016-05-25 justice

Baltimore residents react to latest verdict in Freddie Gray case

This week, we head to Baltimore where a policeman has been cleared of all charges in the Freddie Gray case. We find out what residents think of the verdict. Also, we meet Muslims...

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