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Former LRA commander Ongwen pleads not guilty to 70 counts of war crimes

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Zara Murtazalieva, Former prisoner in Siberian penal colony

Zara Murtazalieva talks to Douglas Herbert about her eight-and-a-half year ordeal in a Stalin-era Siberian penal colony, where she was subject to beatings, humiliation and solitary confinement.

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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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2016-11-23 Americas

Keeping Guantanamo open 'does not make any sense'

During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump said of Guantanamo Bay that he might want to "load it up with bad dudes". Why didn't the Obama administration manage to close...

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2016-11-19 Ban Ki-moon

Ban Ki-moon: Syria has been an ‘international failure’

As he is about to leave the helm of the UN after 10 years, Ban Ki-moon expressed confidence that US President-elect Donald Trump will become a true global leader and embrace key...

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2016-11-18 Russia

Trump-Putin honeymoon will soon end, says key Kremlin critic

Mikhail Khodorkovsky, a Russian businessman and staunch opponent of President Vladimir Putin, tells FRANCE 24 that the mutual admiration between Putin and Donald Trump expressed...

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