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Bibi forever? Resounding win for Israeli right (part 2)

Bibi's big gamble has paid off handsomely. Israel's incumbent Prime minister has confounded the pollsters with a resounding election win after a campaign where he pulled out all the stops: taking on the Obama administration with his anti-Iran speech before Congress, plus a last-minute pledge to never recognise a Palestinian state. We look at just how far to the right the next coalition government will be under a man who's on track to become Israel's longest serving leader.

Produced and prepared by Cécile Khindria and Haxie Meyers-Belkin

By François PICARD

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2018-07-19 François PICARD

Heavy meddle: Is Russia outmanoeuvring the West?

For those who remember the Cold War, the current news cycle might sound familiar. Maria Butina, a 29-year-old gun rights activist from Siberia, is accused of attempting to...

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2018-07-18 Americas

Nicaragua's boiling point: Americas divided over Ortega's crackdown

Has Nicaragua reached its boiling point? What started as peaceful protests against pension reform has descended into a brutal crackdown by forces loyal to longtime president...

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2018-07-17 François PICARD

Collusion? Backlash after Trump praises Putin in Helsinki

Is it collusion? Donald Trump has returned home to a political storm after his summit in Helsinki with Vladimir Putin. What to make of Trump's praise for the Russian president...

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2018-07-12 François PICARD

More than a game: France face Croatia in World Cup final

Exactly 20 years ago today, host nation France won its only World Cup, prompting mass celebrations to the tune of Gloria Gaynor's "I Will Survive". A nation embraced the...

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2018-07-11 François PICARD

With allies like these... Trump guns for Germany at NATO Summit

Will meeting Putin really be the easy part? That quip by Donald Trump raised the curtain on a European tour that began in Brussels with a NATO summit where the Atlantic...

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