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The Allure of Trade: French Foreign Minister seeking closer ties with Tehran part 2

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Israel mulls force-feeding Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike

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Obama addresses African Union

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Putting trade over principles in Iran

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'Breaking the ice' in Iran

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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.

THE DEBATE

THE DEBATE

Latest update : 2014-03-27

Obama's Europe Pivot: Crimea Crisis Revitalises Historic Ties

In the US president's only major speech of a European tour, after a summit with EU leaders and a meeting with NATO, Obama has pledged to do his bit within the Atlantic Alliance. But even though Cold War allies have banded together, agreeing on phase one of sanctions against Russia, Obama knows that back home, there's little appetite to go further. Is this a fresh sign of a US in decline?

Produced and prepared by Anelise Borges and Haxie Meyers-Belkin

By François PICARD

Our guests

Bruce STOKES

Director of Global Economic Attitudes, Pew Research Center

Laurie DUNDON

Fellow at the Truman National Security Project

Andrei GRATCHEV

Former Spokesperson for Mikhail Gorbatchev

Raquel GARRIDO

Spokesperson, Parti de Gauche (Party of the Left)

Jakob HAESLER

Co-founder of TinyClues

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2015-07-29 Iran

The Allure of Trade: French Foreign Minister seeking closer ties with Tehran part 2

Once the lone voice of dissent on the Iran nuclear deal, French Foreign Minister, Laurent Fabius was in Tehran this Wednesday, seeking to smooth over any strains created by...

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2015-07-29 Iran

The Allure of Trade: French Foreign Minister seeking closer ties with Tehran part 1

Once the lone voice of dissent on the Iran nuclear deal, French Foreign Minister, Laurent Fabius was in Tehran this Wednesday, seeking to smooth over any strains created by...

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2015-07-28 Africa

Obama's Africa legacy: US president warns against 'cancer of corruption' (part 2)

It's time for the world to reboot its view of Africa. That was the message to the continent's leaders when Barack Obama addressed the African Union this Tuesday. His speech...

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2015-07-28 Africa

Obama's Africa legacy: US president warns against 'cancer of corruption' (part 1)

It's time for the world to reboot its view of Africa. That was the message to the continent's leaders when Barack Obama addressed the African Union this Tuesday. His speech...

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2015-07-27 Turkey

Turkey targets both IS group and Kurds in Iraq (part 2)

The ripples from the ongoing battle with the Islamic State group have well and truly extended into neighbouring Turkey. As Ankara continues its bombing campaign against the...

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