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'No wrongdoing' in 2022 World Cup bid, says Qatari FM

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Defeating IS group: Back to the drawing board?

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Cornered, Blatter calls it quits

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FIFA President Blatter steps down amid South Africa 2010 World Cup bribery claims

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Reactions to Sepp Blatter's resignation

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FIFA's sponsors welcome Blatter's resignation

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The monk who saved ancient manuscripts from IS jihadists

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Amer Shomali: Harnessing black humour to tell Palestinian stories

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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.

THE INTERVIEW

THE INTERVIEW

Latest update : 2011-06-07

Françoise Barré-Sinoussi, co-discoverer of the AIDS virus and Nobel Prize in Medicine winner 2008

It has been 30 years since the first diagnosis of AIDS. Melissa Bell speaks to Françoise Barré-Sinoussi, co-discoverer of the AIDS virus and winner of Nobel Prize in Medicine 2008. They discuss the emergence of the AIDS epidemic, the scientific progress made and direction for new research.

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2015-06-03 Qatar

'No wrongdoing' in 2022 World Cup bid, says Qatari FM

Qatar's foreign minister spoke to FRANCE 24 about the controversial hosting of the 2022 World Cup amid corruption allegations. Khalid bin Mohammed Al Attiyah also talked about...

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2015-06-02 Australia

Australian FM Bishop: In the fight against IS group, 'we are dealing with non-state actors'

Annette Young talks to the Australian Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop, about Australia’s role in the allies’ campaign against the Islamic State group; Canberra’s tough stance on...

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2015-06-01 USA

Gen Allen, US envoy to anti-IS group coalition: 'We are not supporting Shia militias'

FRANCE 24 spoke to US General John Allen – the special presidential envoy to the international coalition against the Islamic State group – about the origins of extremism, taking...

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2015-05-28 Jordan

Jordan 'needs more assistance' from international community for Syrian refugees

Imad Najib Fakhoury, the Jordanian minister of international cooperation, spoke to FRANCE 24's Marc Perelman on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Jordan.

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2015-05-28 climate change

Paris UN climate conference 'will be a success'

Ahead of the UN Climate Conference in Paris in December, NGOs and business leaders gathered in the French capital to discuss their role in fighting global warming and promoting...

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