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Taiwan on the line: Trump phone call alarms China (part 1)

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France's ex-foreign minister talks Syria, Iran and climate change

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Ghana votes in tight presidential race

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Film show: 'Graduation', 'Go Home' & Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas turns 100

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French educational system 'as mediocre as always'

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Southern India bids farewell to 'Amma'

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2017 French presidential election: Can Valls unite the left?

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Trump wins $50bn US investment from Japan's Softbank

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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 : 2011-11-09

Jaap de Hoop Scheffer, former NATO Secretary General (2004-2009)

Christophe Robeet speaks to Jaap de Hoop Scheffer, former NATO Secretary General and co-president of Security and Defense Agenda, a Brussels-based think tank on defence and security policies. They discuss NATO's intervention in Libya, the situation in Afghanistan, and also the economic crisis.

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2016-12-07 Aleppo

France's ex-foreign minister talks Syria, Iran and climate change

France’s former Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius talks to FRANCE 24 about the missed opportunities in resolving the Syrian crisis, the threats facing the Iranian nuclear deal and...

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2016-11-30 France

State secularism in France: Liberty, equality, religious neutrality?

Our guest Jean-Louis Bianco is the head of the observatory or watchdog for France's unique brand of secularism. He says the 1905 law on the separation of church and state is...

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2016-11-26 prisons

France making 'no serious attempt to identify radicalised prisoners'

Last November, France was hit by the worst terror attacks in its modern history, which left 130 people dead and hundreds wounded. Afterwards, President Hollande declared: "We...

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2016-11-23 Americas

Keeping Guantanamo open 'does not make any sense'

During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump said of Guantanamo Bay that he might want to "load it up with bad dudes". Why didn't the Obama administration manage to close...

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2016-11-19 Ban Ki-moon

Ban Ki-moon: Syria has been an ‘international failure’

As he is about to leave the helm of the UN after 10 years, Ban Ki-moon expressed confidence that US President-elect Donald Trump will become a true global leader and embrace key...

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