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Erdogan's Toughest Battle? Turkish president reverses course on key issues (part 2)

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THE DEBATE

Erdogan's Toughest Battle? Turkish president reverses course on key issues (part 1)

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THE INTERVIEW

EU policy consigns Greece ‘to deeper depression’, says Stiglitz

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India - Pakistan: A new generation takes up arms in Kashmir

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MIDDLE EAST MATTERS

The road to exile: A Syrian family’s journey across Europe

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Film Show: Wes Craven, ‘The Brand New Testament’, ‘This Ain't California’

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FACE-OFF

How Europe’s migrant crisis became a political battle

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BUSINESS DAILY

France cracks down on internship abuses with system overhaul

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THE DEBATE

Ukraine's warmongers: Far-right blamed for Kiev grenade attack (part 2)

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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 : 2012-10-05

David Blaine 'electrified'

His latest stunt is to be electrocuted while depriving himself of sleep and food... endurance artist David Blaine just loves pain. Also, we take a look at the "Pigeon Entrepreneurs" campaign in France - what exactly does "pigeon" mean? But we start with Valérie Trierweiler's apology for "that" tweet.

By James CREEDON

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2015-09-01 Iceland

2015-09-01 20:44 MEDIA WATCH

The migrant crisis continues to make headlines here in Europe. In Iceland, Facebook users are offering their homes to Syrian refugees, in protest at the government's policy to...

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2015-08-31 Emission courte

2015-08-31 20:44 MEDIA WATCH

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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2015-08-28 migrants

'We need an American in every train compartment'

We look at how cartoons have been covering the migrant crisis. And, at a We look at how cartoonists have covered the migrant crisis as well as a New York Times explainer on the...

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2015-08-27 Nicolas Sarkozy

From Sarkozy to Kim Kardashian: Staged celebrity photos

In tonight's MediaWatch, we take a look at criticism of the playback function on social media, this in the aftermath of the shooting death of two journalists in Virginia live on...

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2015-08-26 Journalism

Two US journalists killed live on air

A tragic shooting of two journalists live on local US television was one of the most commented stories this Wednesday on social media. We take a look at how the story evolved as...

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