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We head out to meet France 24 Observers in their own countries. They tell us more about the stories they have alerted us to. Every first Monday of the month at 9.45 pm Paris time.

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THE OBSERVERS DIRECT

Latest update : 2013-06-04

Senegal's schools of shame

In Observers Direct, journalist Julien Pain heads out to meet FRANCE 24 Observers in their country. They tell us more about the stories they have alerted us to. In this episode, we meet the "talibé", young children who are sent to beg for money in the streets by the Islamic schools they attend.

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