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Violent repression in Bahrain and ebola kits on Guinea's black markets

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Hollande's industrial policy under scrutiny during Florange visit

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Concern in France as unauthorised drone use increases

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Senegalese photographer's flashbacks to Africans throughout history

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Latest update : 2011-11-17

Brazil: retaking Rio's favelas

Brazil's police moves in to take back the favelas from the drug lords, two years ahead of the football World Cup. Also, Cuba overturns a 50-year ban on property sales - we look at the latest signs of reform under Raul Castro. Finally, with gaffes, scandals and roller-coaster approval ratings, the US Republican race is keeping us all entertained.

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2014-11-20 USA

Obama to take executive action on immigration

This week, US President Barack Obama prepares to announce an executive order on immigration. We head to Colorado to investigate how much some states rely on undocumented workers.

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2014-11-13 Osama bin Laden

Bin Laden's alleged killer speaks out

This week, the man who says he fired the final shots that killed Osama bin Laden has stepped out of the shadows. We bring you more on that former US Navy Seal's first ever...

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2014-11-05 USA

US midterms: Obama loses the Senate

The Republican party has swept the midterm elections, as expected, leaving a lame duck presidency for Barack Obama's final two years in office.

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2014-10-29 Democrats (USA)

US midterms: The battle for Colorado

The race for the US midterm elections is in the final stretch. We take a closer look at the tight battle for the state of Colorado. Also, one of the main campaign issues is...

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2014-10-22 Brazil

Brazil: The battle for undecided voters

Brazilians are voting for a new president this Sunday. Dilma Rousseff and her pro-business challenger Aecio Neves are focusing on voters who receive welfare benefits, a quarter...

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