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Hollande, the One Term President (part 1)

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Trump Keeps 'Em Guessing, Italian Referendum, Austrian Election, Castro's Death (part 2)

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Video: Far-right at the gates of power in Austria

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Discovering the winter 2016/2017 men's fashion collections in Paris

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Rendez-vous on '42nd Street' as the meta musical comes to Paris

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Uzbekistan reinforces its tight grip on election and country

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Generation porn: The impact of online pornography on teen sexuality

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FRANCE IN FOCUS

An in-depth look at the political and social events shaping France. Every Friday at 5.45 pm Paris time.

Latest update : 2012-08-01

A not-so-new approach to immigration by Manuel Valls?

We profile France's new interior minister Manuel Valls, who is promising to review the criteria for obtaining French citizenship. His critics are calling him the "Sarkozy of the left". Next, President Hollande heads to London to cheer on French athletes at the Olympics. But politics is never far away, after British Prime Minister David Cameron promised to roll out the red carpet for French businesses. Finally, we discover a French version of "The Full Monty".

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2016-12-02 FRANCE 24

FRANCE 24 turns 10: A look behind the scenes

This week we bring you a special edition of France in Focus. To mark FRANCE 24’s 10th anniversary on December 6, we're taking you behind the scenes of our 24-hour news channel...

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2016-11-25 France

Terrorism: France on charm offensive to lure back tourists

With 84 million tourists each year, France is the most visited country in the world. But the numbers have dropped sharply as the country's tourist industry faces the threat of...

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2016-08-26 Paris

Secrets of Les Invalides: Home to war veterans and Napoleon

This week, we take you behind the scenes of one of Paris' most famous monuments: the Hotel des Invalides. Built a stone's-throw away from the river Seine, this military...

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2015-06-18 Napoleon

Video: Napoleon, the rise and fall of a military genius

FRANCE 24 brings you a special programme devoted to the myth and legends surrouding Napoleon Bonaparte.

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2016-07-08 wine

Bordeaux: French wine capital and 'best city to visit'

This week, we head to Bordeaux, a stunning city that has just topped Lonely Planet's guide of top ten cities to visit in 2017. It is of course world famous for its wine and we...

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