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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 : 2013-06-24

When Washington talks to the Taliban (part 2)

As the Nato drawdown from Afghanistan accelerates the France 24 Debate looks at the opening of the Taliban office in Qatar and the endgame of a conflict that seems far from over. Is Hamid Karzai right to feel railroaded?

  • Ambassador Peter GALBRAITH, Senior Diplomatic Fellow at the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation. Former UN Deputy Special Representative for Afghanistan
  • Abdul Hassib SEDIQI, Student at the Paris School of International Affairs, Science Po.
  • Anne NIVAT, Freelance war reporter
  • Adam BACKZO, Phd candidate at the School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences

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2014-08-20 Benjamin Netanyahu

Israel-Gaza: Back to Square One?

For the better part of two weeks, we've been hearing that neither Israel nor Hamas wants a prolonged fight. So why is a tenuous ceasefire in tatters? With rockets fired on Israel...

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2014-08-20 Palestinian Territories

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For the better part of two weeks, we've been hearing that neither Israel nor Hamas wants a prolonged fight. So why is a tenuous ceasefire in tatters? With rockets fired on Israel...

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2014-08-05 ceasefire

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2014-08-14 United Nations

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2014-08-19 riots

Pakistan's Political Turmoil: Can Imran Khan's PTI Party Depose the Government? (part 2)

Former cricket star-turned-politician Imran Khan has called for civil disobedience, gathering thousands of supporters in protest at what he calls Pakistan's fraudulent...

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