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ENCORE!

Music Show: Emily Loizeau, Paul Simon, James Blake

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FOCUS

Victims speak out about alleged abuse by French priests

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#TECH 24

The rise of antibiotic resistant superbugs

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THE INTERVIEW

James Galbraith on Greece's debt crisis: ‘A default is inevitable’

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TALKING EUROPE

The European Union: United in right-wing nationalism?

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FRANCE IN FOCUS

Euro 2016: France readies for kick off

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TALKING EUROPE

Ukraine’s Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin: ‘Ukraine is existential for the European project’

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ENCORE!

Video: Ken Loach wins his second Palme d'Or in Cannes

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DOWN TO EARTH

Plastic planet: Using today's resources tomorrow

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Latest update 07/12/2011

FRANCE 24 celebrates five years on the air

FRANCE 24 is celebrating five years of broadcasting in French, English and Arabic. The channel was launched on 6 December 2006 and today has over 30 million weekly viewers and some one million ‘Likes’ on Facebook. Two million people have downloaded our awardwinning mobile app and some 250,000 follow us on Twitter. To honour the occasion, we've prepared an exceptional day of news for our viewers all over the world. Happy Birthday, FRANCE 24!