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Latest update : 2012-04-10

Syria deadline: UN peace plan on the verge of collapse?

Just hours before Tuesday's 6 am deadline for President Bashar al-Assad to pull back his troops from cities and other populated areas, the Syrian strongman is saying: "Not so fast." Douglas Herbert's panel discusses Syria and a UN peace plan on the verge of collapse.

  • Jasper MORTIMER. France 24 correspondent (from the Turkish/Syrian border);
  • Radwan ZIADEH. Spokesperson, Syrian National Council (from Washington, DC);
  • Ole SOLVANG. Human Rights Watch;
  • David POLLOCK. Kaufman Fellow, Washington Institute for Near East Policy - (from Washington, DC);
  • Vincent FLOREANI. Deputy Spokesperson, French Minsitry of Foreign Affairs.
  • Michael MANN. Chief Spokesperson to Catherine Ashton (High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy).

Produced by Douglas Herbert, Anelise Borges, Mary Colombel, Christopher Davis, Elom Marcel Toble.

Watch the second part here.

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2014-09-16 Valérie Trierweiler

Holland on his own? - Socialist backbenchers abstain on confidence vote (part 2)

Latest opinion polls show François Hollande's hit rock bottom and started to dig. As a Socialist who ran as an enemy of finance, he was always going to antagonize the right. But...

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2014-09-16 Nicolas Sarkozy

Holland on his own? - Socialist backbenchers abstain on confidence vote

Latest opinion polls show François Hollande's hit rock bottom and started to dig. As a Socialist who ran as an enemy of finance, he was always going to antagonize the right. But...

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2014-09-15 John Kerry

Fighting the Islamic State group: What coalition against jihadists? (part 2)

With jihadists taking over vast swathes of territory in Iraq and Syria, it's coalition-building time again. Since the first Gulf war, more than two decades ago, there's been the...

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2014-09-15 Syria

Fighting the Islamic State group: What coalition against jihadists?

With jihadists taking over vast swathes of territory in Iraq and Syria, it's coalition-building time again. Since the first Gulf war, more than two decades ago, there's been the...

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2014-09-11 Islamic State (IS)

IS organisation, the Obama strategy: Is the US going back to war again?

US President Barack Obama has unveiled his strategy for defeating jihadists in Iraq and Syria. Obama has both an eye to the current threat and the memory of two previous wars in...

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