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Latest update : 2012-07-24

Tony Parker, three-time NBA champion

Dan Levy meets three-time NBA champion Tony Parker, starting point guard for the French national basketball team, who will face off against their formidable US counterparts in France’s opening game at the Olympics. He talks about the New York night club incident that nearly cost him his place at the London Games, his childhood hero Michael Jordan, and why his coach "Pop" is like Sir Alex Ferguson of Manchester United.

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2014-08-30 diplomacy

Simon Serfaty, US foreign policy specialist

Barack Obama was elected to get the US out of wars; not start them. Hence his reluctance - shared by many of his fellow Americans - to jump head-first into every cauldron of...

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2014-08-27 Arnaud Montebourg

Historian Jean Garrigues: 'For the first time, Hollande knows what he is doing'

For the second time in six months, François Hollande, sinking in the polls and under fire from all sides, has revamped his government. Faced with a schism within his cabinet, the...

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2014-08-18 South Sudan

Guillaume Foliot, Deputy Director, World Food Programme in Burma

To mark World Humanitarian Day, the deputy director of the World Food Programme in Burma, Guillaume Foliot, analyses the action taken by this UN agency. South Sudan, Syria, Iraq...

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2014-08-13 Kurdistan

Rick Brennan, Retired US Army officer

Rick Brennan is a retired US Army officer and senior political scientist at the RAND Corporation. He served as a senior civilian advisor to the military leadership in Iraq from...

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2014-08-09 Africa

Makhtar Diop, World Bank Vice President for Africa

The World Health Organization has declared the spread of Ebola in West Africa "an international health emergency". Officials say a co-ordinated international response is...

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