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Macron-Putin: "a frank exchange"

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Mending Strained Ties: French President Macron hosts Putin at Versailles Palace (part 2)

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Mending Strained Ties: French President Macron hosts Putin at Versailles Palace (part 1)

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ENCORE!

Cannes 2017: 'The Square', Sofia Coppola and Joaquin Phoenix take top prizes

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THE OBSERVERS

The violinist of Venezuela's protests; and France's dying bees

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FOCUS

Famine used as a weapon of war in South Sudan

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THE DEBATE

Let's talk Africa-Asia partnerships (part 2)

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Let's talk Africa-Asia partnerships (part 1)

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BUSINESS DAILY

British Airways IT debacle could cost the airline big

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EYE ON AFRICA

All the news from Africa and the Maghreb, with France 24’s correspondents and our guests on set. From Monday to Friday at 9.45 pm and 10.45 pm Paris time.

Latest update : 2014-08-18

Ebola virus: Liberia receives experimental drug

Liberia earmarks the last doses of an experimental drug for two doctors suffering from Ebola. This as doctors warn the WHO's decision to greenlight untested treatments is still fraught with ethical pitfalls as doses are in short supply. UN envoys in South Sudan say they're not optimistic about the country's warring leaders finding a compromise to end the violence any time soon. And conservationists warn that Uganda's reliance on wood charcoal is burning a hole through the country's forests.

Programme produced by Georja Calvin-Smith and Mary Colombel

By Georja CALVIN-SMITH

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2017-05-26 Africa

Remembering our friend and colleague Jean-Karim Fall

We're paying tribute this weekend to our colleague and friend Jean-Karim Fall, who died suddenly on Friday while covering the G7 summit in Sicily. As an Editor-in-Chief and a...

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2017-05-25 Tunisia

Tunisia's Tataouine region remains tense after violent protests

In tonight's show: our reporters visit Tataouine in southern Tunisia just days after violent protests in which a young man was killed; in Cameroon, a government report says rail...

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2017-05-23 Boko Haram

Ivory Coast: Three dead in clashes between police and ex-rebels in Bouaké

In tonight's edition: three former rebels are killed in Ivory Coast as protests over overdue bonus pay continue; our correspondent met with the former minister in DR Congo who is...

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2017-05-24 Algeria

Abdelmadjid Tebboune named new Algerian prime minister

In tonight's edition: Algeria has a new prime minister; a new report suggests that Sudan is flouting several arms embargoes; and Dr. Tedros is voted in as new Director-General of...

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2017-05-22 South Sudan

Former minister accused of role in murder of two UN investigators in DR Congo

In tonight's edition: the investigation into the killing of two UN experts and their interpreter in DR Congo takes a new turn; one person was displaced every second by conflict...

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