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Crowdfund Greek media instead of Greek debt!

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Greece: better deal or bust (part 1)

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Greece: better deal or bust (part 2)

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Turkey's Border Bother: Ankara wary of emboldened Kurds (part 2)

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Golan Heights' Druze minority urges action across border in Syria

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How does IS group finance itself?

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French terror attacks: A 'war of civilization'?

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Turkey's Border Bother: Ankara wary of emboldened Kurds (part 1)

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Film show: 'Tale of Tales', 'Love and Mercy' and 'Terminator Genisys'

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A fresh take on the news big and bizarre in the newspapers, on websites, blogs and social media. From Monday to Friday at 8.45 pm Paris time.

MEDIAWATCH

MEDIAWATCH

Latest update : 2012-07-19

We'll 'clear homeland of criminal gangs': Syrian army

Syria's army command says it "will clear the homeland of criminal gangs". Among international reaction to the attack on top Syrian officials, a senior aide to former US Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld argues that "for once we should call a suicide bomber - the one that took out a major fraction of Assad's cabinet - a martyr". Latest events in Syria are the focus for this Media Watch, Thursday 18th July 2012.

By Nicholas RUSHWORTH

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2015-07-01 Greece

Crowdfund Greek media instead of Greek debt!

A fresh take on big and bizarre news in the newspapers, on news websites, blogs and social media. France 24 also looks at stories about how the media functions and how it's...

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2015-06-30 Greece

#CrowdfundGreece

We take a look at some analysis of the Greek bailout crisis and also a crowdfunding initiative to help!

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2015-06-29 Greece

Is Alexis Tsipras playing with fire?

MediaWatch delves into the latest on the Greek debt crisis, as capital controls are enforced and a referendum on proposed bailout terms is to be held next Sunday. Some...

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2015-06-26 France

Online reaction to terror attacks in France and Tunisia

On a day of multiple terror attacks in France, Tunisia as well as Kuwait we take a look at online reactions and analysis.

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2015-06-25 UBER

Courtney Love stars in Paris taxi strike

Venting their ire at UberPop, taxi drivers staged protests across France today - we take a look at online buzz.

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