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An interview with a French or international personality from the world of economics, politics, culture or diplomacy. Every Wednesday at 4.45 pm Paris time and Saturday at 7.45 am.

Latest update : 2013-03-29

Jean-François Di Meglio, President, Asia Centre

Since 2009, China has been the African continent’s number one trading partner. Speaking in Tanzania at the beginning of his African tour, the Chinese president Xi Jinping called for a partnership of equals. But has the relationship between the two partners benefited Africa as much as it has China? Melissa Bell puts the question to Jean-François Di Meglio, president of the Asia Centre think tank in Paris.

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2017-12-16 Americas

‘Mexico will not finance US wall,’ foreign minister says

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2017-12-15 Bangladesh

Bangladeshi PM calls violence in Myanmar 'unacceptable'

In an interview with FRANCE 24, Bangladesh's Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina called the actions of the army against the Rohingya minority in Myanmar "unacceptable". Hundreds of...

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2017-12-13 Asia-pacific

Japanese FM against 'dialogue for the sake of dialogue' with Pyongyang

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2017-12-15 Middle East

Ex-minister Tzipi Livni calls for freeze on Israeli settlements

In an interview with FRANCE 24, Israel's former foreign minister Tzipi Livni called for a freeze on Israeli settlements and a revival of the peace process with the Palestinians....

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2017-12-13 Middle East

‘Trump still committed to a two-state solution,’ says Saudi Foreign Minister Jubeir

In an interview with FRANCE 24, Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir said his country had pledged $100 million to support the G5 Sahel coalition and show its...

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