A state funeral for former South African president Nelson Mandela will be held on December 15, President Jacob Zuma has announced in a televised address. The anti-apartheid hero will be buried in his ancestral home of Qunu in the country’s Eastern Cape.
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More English? Non merci (part 2)
Is loosening a ban on English-language classes in French universities akin to waving the white flag of surrender or a way of getting the French in on the global conversation? Passions run high in a debate that splits both academics and politicians.
- Fabrice ROUSSELOT. Managing Editor, Libération;
- Raquel GARRIDO. Spokesperson for international relations, Parti de Gauche;
- Henri ISAAC. Associate professor, University of Paris Dauphine;
- Yves MONTENAY. Former Director of the INT Management School.
Produced by Anelise Borges, François Picard, Mary Colombel, Christopher Davis.