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An interview with a French or international personality from the world of economics, politics, culture or diplomacy. Every Monday and Wednesday at 4.45 pm Paris time. Saturday at 7.45 am.

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Latest update : 2012-06-13

Jean Ping, Chairman of the African Union Commission

Owen Fairclough meets Jean Ping, Chairman of the African Union Commission, on the sidelines of the New York Forum in Libreville, Gabon. They discuss Africa's economic growth, but also the refusal of Malawi to host the next AU summit due to presence of Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir.

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2014-10-29 Iran

Iran will not join 'untrustworthy' coalition against IS group

In an exclusive interview with FRANCE 24, Alaeddin Boroujerdi, Chairman of Iran's national security and foreign policy parliamentary committee, says that the US-led coalition...

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2014-10-27 Muslims

Edwy Plenel, Founder of French online media outlet Mediapart

Edwy Plenel is the founder and publisher of the French investigative online media outlet Mediapart. He models his latest book "For the Muslims" on literary giant Emile Zola’s...

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2014-10-25 al Qaeda

Mariane Pearl, Managing Editor, Chime for Change

In February 2002, Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl was brutally murdered by Islamist militants in Pakistan. His widow Mariane pays tribute to him for France 24. She is...

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2014-10-22 United Nations

Whistleblower James Wasserstrom slams UN over its failure to fight corruption

James Wasserstrom was the UN's top anti-corruption officer in Kosovo in 2007 when he warned his superiors about a lucrative kickback scheme linking UN officials to a local...

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2014-10-20 Ebola

Interview: Ebola 'a wake-up call', says World Bank chief

The latest World Health Organization figures show the Ebola outbreak has killed more than 4,500 people in the three worst-hit countries: Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea. But...

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