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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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2015-07-22 USA

'Americans have to change their eating habits'

Sam Kass, a former White House chef and a public face of first lady Michelle Obama's anti-childhood obesity campaign spoke to FRANCE 24's Mairead Dundas. He explains that one of...

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2015-07-18 nuclear Iran

Iran nuclear deal: 'Sanctions have worked'

Salome Zurabishvili is a career diplomat who is currently coordinator of the UN Panel of Experts on sanctions against Iran. She has been in the thick of efforts to reach an...

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2015-07-15 climate change

Climate change: 'We have to de-carbonise growth'

Rachel Kyte is vice-president of the World Bank and its special envoy on climate change. She is at the forefront of the fight to secure a global commitment to limit greenhouse...

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2015-07-11 Srebrenica massacre

Srebrenica massacre, 20 years on: Did the West know?

Twenty years ago, some 8,000 Muslim men and boys were murdered at the hands of Serb forces in the Bosnian town of Srebrenica. The failure of the international community to...

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2015-07-11 Srebrenica massacre

Srebrenica massacre, 20 years on: Former Dutch minister accuses the West

Twenty years ago, some 8,000 Muslim men and boys were murdered at the hands of Serb forces in the Bosnian town of Srebrenica. At the time, the enclave was under the protection of...

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