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Nigeria's Historic Election: The Return of Muhammadu Buhari (part 2)

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The rise of Hindu far-right groups

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Rebuilding attacked churches in Niger, and illegal fishing in Iran

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The extraordinary tale of the Egyptian mother who lived as a man

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Strait of Hormuz: a smuggler's paradise

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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.

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Latest update : 2011-07-05

Elaine Sciolino, Paris correspondent for the New York Times and author of 'La Seduction'

Elaine Sciolino is a Paris correspondent for the New York Times, and author of a new - and suddenly very timely - book on the art of seduction, French-style. She gives us her take on the latest twists in the Dominique Strauss-Kahn case. The former IMF chief is now free without bail, although the charges against him still stand. Meanwhile, a French writer who alleges he attempted to rape her several years ago has said she will press charges.

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2015-03-31 Ivory Coast

Investigations against pro-Ouattara camp to begin mid-2015, says ICC chief prosecutor

The ICC's Chief prosecutor Fatou Bensouda has had a few setbacks recently. The decision to drop the charges against Kenyan President Uhurru Kenyatta was seen as a major blow to...

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2015-03-30 ICC

UN Special Envoy to the Middle East: 'I leave the Gaza Strip in an even worse situation than before'

Robert Serry spent seven years as the United Nations coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process. He has just stepped down, delivering a gloomy final briefing to the UN...

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2015-03-27 Yemen

Erdogan: 'Turkey may provide logistical support to Saudi-led operation in Yemen'

Turkey could provide "logistical" support to the Saudi-led operation against Iran-allied Houthi rebels in Yemen, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told FRANCE 24 in an exclusive...

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2015-03-23 nuclear Iran

Daniel Pipes: 'Obama has quite a hostility towards Israel'

Daniel Pipes, president of the Middle East Forum and publisher of its Middle East Quarterly journal, shares Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's distrust of Tehran and his...

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2015-03-21 Armenia

Armenia slams Turkey over genocide centennial absence

In an interview with FRANCE 24, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan said Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s decision to change this year’s Gallipoli commemoration to coincide...

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