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Shimon Peres: 'a man of many faces'

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The Legacy of Shimon Peres: The last of Israel's founding generation (part 1)

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The Legacy of Shimon Peres: What's left of the Oslo Accords? (part 2)

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Migrant crisis: A political football in France?

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Will France repatriate its collection of 19th century Algerian skulls?

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Film show: 'The Dancer', 'Aquarius' and 'Dogs'

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War in Syria: Residents recount ordeal of life in Aleppo

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Shimon Peres’ Quixotic battle for Israeli-Palestinian peace

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Latest update : 2013-09-18

Iran social media firewall briefly lifted

Twitter and Facebook were briefly made available to Iranian internet users on Monday - access to the social networks had been blocked by a firewall since 2009. We take a look at why this may have happened. Also, US networks pick up on a false identification of a suspect in the Washington Navy Yard shooting after Reddit and Twitter circulated misinformation.

By James CREEDON

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2016-09-28 Shimon Peres

Shimon Peres: 'a man of many faces'

We take a look at editorials and obituaries - both positive and negative - on the passing of Shimon Peres.

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2016-09-27 Hillary Clinton

Hillary wins debate but Trump 'wins undecideds'

Some analysts say last night's presidential debate was almost like two parallel debates, as Clinton and Trump's styles and discourses were so different. Indeed, depending on...

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2016-09-26 Donald Trump

Anticipating the debate

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will for the first time face off in a televised debate tonight - many are saying Hillary will be more closely scrutinised and criticised. We take...

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2016-09-23 Hillary Clinton

Clinton's comedy turn

MediaWatch takes a look at Hillary Clinton's comedy turn on "Between Two Ferns". The US presidential hopeful was aiming to drum up interest among young voters with an appearance...

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2016-09-22 Italy

Italy's 'Fertility Day' campaign causes a stir... Again

We start tonight's MediaWatch with a look at the emblematic photos emerging from the riots in Charlotte, in the US. Next, we take a look at a campaign to promote a higher...

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