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Latest update : 2013-06-28

Drugs: the Marseille connection

The southern French port city of Marseille is basking in the glory of being named European Capital of Culture. But behind the glitter there is a grittier side to Marseille. A spate of killings is worrying police; gangland reprisals are on the rise as more and more young people turn to crime as a way out of poverty and unemployment. Our team went to Marseille to investigate the criminal culture the city is struggling to contain.

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By Flore SIMON , Romeo Langlois , Valérie FAYOLLE

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2014-10-10 Haiti

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2014-09-30 Syria

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2014-09-19 Algeria

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