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France's Cathar region: Relics of the Middle Ages in the Pyrenees

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AU warns 6,000 jihadists could return to Africa

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Trump's accusers say #MeToo... again

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Game changer? Middle East diplomacy after Trump's Jerusalem move

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Exclusive: Niger's president warns Malian state 'could collapse'

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USA: Voters speak out ahead of high-stakes Alabama Senate race

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Political and social events from the Americas, with exclusive reports and interviews. Every Wednesday at 5.45 pm Paris time.

Latest update : 2016-05-03

Brazil's bumpy countdown to the Rio Olympics

This week, the countdown begins to the Rio Olympics in Brazil, against the backdrop of a presidential impeachment and the worst recession in decades. Also, as the world marks the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster, we see that the American appetite for nuclear power appears undimmed. And we look back at a dark period of American history when screenwriters could be blacklisted for their political beliefs.

By Jeanne LAVENANT , Joanna COCKERELL , Stéphanie CHEVAL , Melissa BELL

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2017-12-07 Donald Trump

US universities experiencing massive drop in foreign students

Decisions made by US President Donald Trump’s administration are having an effect on the number of foreign students coming to America to study. A new report says dozens of...

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2017-11-29 Argentina

Mexican Xolos: Bald is beautiful!

The new Disney movie “Coco” pays tribute to Mexican culture with its vibrant music and “Day of the Dead” festivities. It also celebrates the country's national dogs, those...

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2017-11-22 USA

Charles Manson: Murderer and cult leader dies after 47 years in prison

Charles Manson, one of the most notorious criminals in America, died this week. He was the mastermind behind the 1960s Hollywood murders that killed seven people, including...

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2017-11-15 indigenous peoples

The Mapuche of Chile: Fighting for their territorial rights

Chile is holding presidential and legislative elections on Sunday November 19. Based in the south of the country, the indigenous Mapuche - literally "people of the land" - have...

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2017-11-08 Donald Trump

Video: Trump's Divided States of America, one year on

One year ago, Donald Trump won a surprise victory in the US presidential election, sending shockwaves around the world. Since then, the line has been drawn further in the sand...

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