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Olivier Poussier, winner, world's best sommelier (2000)

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The World This Week - April 18th, 2014 (part 2)

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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 : 2013-09-06

Syria: G20 at the court of Vladimir Putin (part 2)

It’s Vladimir Putin’s moment, but will he have the last word? Syria invites itself onto the agenda as Russia’s president hosts a G20 summit in his hometown. François Picard’s panel looks at the timing both for Putin and Barack Obama who is trying to convince Congress to intervene against Assad.

  • Celestine BOHLEN, Columnist, International Herald Tribune;
  • Emma SULEIMAN, Spokesperson, Syrian National Coalition;
  • Bruce STOKES, Director of Global Economic Attitudes, Pew Research Center's Global Attitudes Project;
  • Jelena MILCZANOWSKA, Correspondent of All-Russia weekly Sobesednik;
  • Annette YOUNG, France 24 journalist (from Saint Petersburg).

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    Programme prepared and produced by Anelise Borges, Mary Colombel et Christopher Davis
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2014-04-17 Algerian presidential elections

Algeria: What's the Choice? Incumbent Bouteflika Votes in Wheelchair (part 2)

Abdelaziz Bouteflika may get easily re-elected. Nonetheless, most Algerians will tell you that today's presidential election marks a new and perhaps more uncertain era. The...

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2014-04-17 Algerian presidential elections

Algeria: What's the Choice? Incumbent Bouteflika Votes in Wheelchair

Abdelaziz Bouteflika may get easily re-elected. Nonetheless, most Algerians will tell you that today's presidential election marks a new and perhaps more uncertain era. The...

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2014-04-16 Vladimir Putin

What's Putin's Plan? Kiev Accuses Russia of Terrorism

They said Russia would not invade Crimea. When it did, beleaguered Ukrainian forces offered no resistance. But now Kiev is responding, having sent air force jets flying over the...

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2014-04-16 Vladimir Putin

What's Putin's Plan? Kiev Accuses Russia of Terrorism (part 2)

They said Russia would not invade Crimea. When it did, beleaguered Ukrainian forces offered no resistance. But now Kiev is responding, having sent air force jets flying over the...

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2014-04-15 Nigeria

Nigeria's Battles

Just days after being crowned Africa's largest economy, Nigeria has been left reeling from the biggest attack yet on its capital. A Monday morning rush hour blast at a busy bus...

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