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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.

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Latest update : 2013-02-05

The plan for Mali

As French forces take control of northern Mali, separatist Tuareg rebels switch sides. But is the MNLA a viable partner in flushing out jihadist rebels... and in cutting a deal that will give the desert north its long-sought autonomy?

  • Michael KIRTLEY, Journalist, National Geographic & Africa International, Independent filmmaker;
  • William JORDAN, Former Deputy Chief of Mission, US Embassy of Algiers;
  • Vincent DESPORTES, Retired French Army general, Professor of Military Strategy, Sciences Po and HEC;
  • Al Hassane KANTÉ, Malian MBA Student, London Business School;
  • Eve IRVINE, France 24 Correspondent (from Bamako, Mali).

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    Programme prepared and produced by Anelise Borges, Mary Colombel and Christopher Davis

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