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One year after Gaza war, residents still struggling to survive

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Libya in search of unity

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Latest update : 2012-05-24

A sandstorm in a teacup

A group of investors is trying to sue Facebook after its share price dropped sharply this week. Could the tide be turning for Mark Zuckerberg and the world's biggest social network? And the camera never lies: a Romanian journalist tries to fake a sandstorm for his weather broadcast... with entertaining results.

By Olivia Salazar-Winspear

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2015-07-06 Greece

#Varoufexit: Greece's finance minister bows out

MediaWatch delves into reactions to the resignation of Greece's finance minister, Yanis Varoufakis. Speculation is rife about why he stepped down after securing the "No" vote...

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2015-07-03 Greece

Vote 'No' for dignity and democracy ≠OXI

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras gives a rousing speech in Syntagma square, urging an "Oxi" or "No" vote in the upcoming referendum. Internationally, tourists on social media...

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2015-07-02 Egypt

Egypt cracks down on media

In MediaWatch in the France 24 Debate, we take a look at Egypt's crackdown on freedom of speech.

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2015-07-02 caricature

'Hands off Les Guignols'

A social media campaign is gathering pace to protest the potential axing of a popular political satire show in France, "Les Guignols de l'info". Also, a look at the debate in the...

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2015-07-01 Greece

Crowdfund Greek media instead of Greek debt!

As a crowdfunding project raises almost one million euros to help Greece, we look at the limits of such an initiative. Meanwhile, a project to help the Greek media also creates...

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