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Latest update : 2012-05-23

Michelle Bachelet, executive director of UN Women

Melissa Bell meets Michelle Bachelet, executive director of UN Women and former Chilean president. She is leading the UN's work to advocate for gender equality and the empowerment of women, and also advocates that the UN's resources be used to meet these critical goals.

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2015-03-23 nuclear Iran

Obama has always been 'hostile' towards Israel

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

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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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2015-03-18 Africa

Mo Ibrahim: 'We should move away from Afro-pessimism and Afro-optimism'

During the third edition of the Africa CEO Forum in Geneva, Switzerland, Mo Ibrahim spoke to FRANCE 24's Stéphanie Antoine. Born in Sudan, he founded the telecommunications giant...

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2015-03-14 Syria

Former French hostage slams Western approach to fighting jihadists

Nicolas Hénin is an independent French reporter and the author of a new book in French, "Jihad Academy", in which he traces the rise of Islamic extremism in Iraq and Syria. Hénin...

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2015-03-11 terrorism

Smuggling of oil 'is only one of IS group's illicit activities'

Defeating terrorism requires a new approach that tackles not just propaganda but also organized crime and corruption. That's the argument put forward by Louise Shelley, one of...

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