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Film show: 'Detroit', 'Kingsman 2', 'Beauty and the Dogs'

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Meeting Mohammad Alqadi, the Palestinian marathon man

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Deep divisions on display as NAFTA renegotiation talks end

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Wildlife Photographer awards highlight effects of poaching, plastic pollution

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Four killed in Togo clashes after religious leader arrested

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Over 300 killed in Somalia's worst ever terror attack

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'Trump is the most powerful unifying force the Democrats could imagine'

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'In Marie's name': Elle magazine takes a stand on domestic violence

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'Where is the solidarity for Somalia?'

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A live debate on the topic of the day, with four guests. From Monday to Thursday at 7.10 pm Paris time.

Latest update : 2013-01-24

Crime-fighting in Mexico (part 2)

Vindication for Frenchwoman Florence Cassez shows up the flaws of Mexico’s justice system, but was she innocent? Her politically-charged case prompts François Picard’s panel to issue a scathing verdict for the war on drugs policies of Mexico’s former president Felipe Calderon.

  • Miguel MARTINEZ. Paris correspondent, UNO NOTICIAS (Mexican TV);
  • Jean Marc SANCHEZ. Lawyer, Paris Bar Franco-Hispanic Comission;
  • Frederick T. DAVIS. Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP. Former US federal prosecutor;
  • Colin HARDING. Director of Latin Forum - from London.

Produced by François Picard, Anelise Borges, Mary Colombel, Diaraye Bah.

Watch the first part here.

By Anelise Borges

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2017-10-16 Austria

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2017-10-11 Europe

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2017-10-10 Spain

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