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Choreographer Akram Khan: 'The body speaks the truth'

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Admiring the gardens of tomorrow in France's Loire valley

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French fashion legend Pierre Cardin celebrates 70 years of design

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Is Boris Johnson Britain's most undiplomatic chief diplomat?

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Paris pollution: 'Tomorrow we stop breathing'

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Greece hands out Christmas bonuses

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New HIV vaccine under trial in South Africa

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Vote count under way in Ghana after tight presidential poll

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Cameroon: Several killed in clashes with police in Anglophone region

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Olafur Ragnar Grimsson, President of the Republic of Iceland

Christophe Robeet meets Olafur Ragnar Grimsson, who recently won a fifth term in office, making him the longest-serving president in Iceland's history. Grimsson opposed on two occasions a government deal to repay the British and Dutch governments following the collapse of Icesave. He tells France 24 why calling a referendum on the issue was essential and why he continues to oppose EU membership for his country.

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2016-12-08 Middle East

US envoy to UN tells France 24 Russia 'has walked away from diplomacy' on Syria

Outgoing US Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power looks back at her time in office, marked by the international community's failure to end the conflict in Syria. Power...

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2016-12-08 Juan Manuel Santos

Colombia's President Santos: Nobel Peace Prize 'a gift from God'

In an exclusive interview, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos tells FRANCE 24 how winning the Nobel Peace Prize helped him to resurrect a deal to end decades of bloody war...

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2016-12-07 Aleppo

France's ex-foreign minister talks Syria, Iran and climate change

France’s former Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius talks to FRANCE 24 about the missed opportunities in resolving the Syrian crisis, the threats facing the Iranian nuclear deal and...

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2016-11-30 France

State secularism in France: Liberty, equality, religious neutrality?

Our guest Jean-Louis Bianco is the head of the observatory or watchdog for France's unique brand of secularism. He says the 1905 law on the separation of church and state is...

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2016-11-26 prisons

France making 'no serious attempt to identify radicalised prisoners'

Last November, France was hit by the worst terror attacks in its modern history, which left 130 people dead and hundreds wounded. Afterwards, President Hollande declared: "We...

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