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Latest update : 2012-10-29

Kenneth R. Weinstein, President of the Hudson Institute

We’re just days away from the American presidential election; an election in which every vote will literally count. Despite a stalemate in the polls with President Barack Obama just ahead of his Republican rival, Mitt Romney, the Romney camp remains upbeat. Annette Young talks to Kenneth Weinstein, the president of the Hudson Institute, a conservative-leaning think tank on why this campaign has become such a nail-biter.

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2016-09-25 Turkey

Turkish troops to go further into Syria, says foreign minister

In an interview with FRANCE 24, Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Ankara is planning to send troops 45 kilometres into Syrian territory to establish a no-fly zone...

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2016-09-21 European Commission

EU ethics committee 'should move fast' on Barroso's Goldman Sachs job

European Commission President, Jean-Claude Juncker, has launched an unprecedented investigation into whether his predecessor, José Manuel Barroso, broke EU rules by taking a job...

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2016-09-20 Hungary

Hungary 'will never accept mandatory quota system' for migrants

Hungary will hold a referendum on October 2 on whether to accept mandatory EU quotas for relocating migrants. Péter Szijjártó, the Hungarian foreign minister, tells FRANCE 24 why...

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2016-09-17 Colombia

Ingrid Betancourt hopes ‘Colombians back peace deal’

A peace deal was struck in August between Colombia’s government and the FARC, a Marxist guerrilla group that has waged an insurgency for five decades. But the accord still has...

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2016-09-14 Pakistan

'Pakistan has suffered the most in the war on terror'

In his Eid al-Fitr wishes, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif attacked India for its actions in the disputed region of Kashmir, prompting a strong reply from New Delhi....

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