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THE DEBATE

Heavy Meddle: Is Russia outmanoeuvring the West?

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INSIDE THE AMERICAS

Trump's Helsinki summit with Putin causes outrage in US

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ENCORE!

On the red carpet with Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly and Paul Rudd

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FOCUS

Spain's strawberry farms from hell

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BUSINESS DAILY

UK book exports could be harmed by Brexit

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IN THE PRESS

'Ortega, enough!'

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PEOPLE & PROFIT

Greece's new chapter: Athens prepares to exit bailout programme

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EYE ON AFRICA

Tears and champagne as commercial flights resume between Ethiopia and Eritrea

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THE INTERVIEW

UN warns of 'conspiracy of complacency' in fighting HIV

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MEDIAWATCH

A fresh take on the news big and bizarre in the newspapers, on websites, blogs and social media. From Monday to Friday at 8.45 pm Paris time.

Latest update : 2016-04-08

Tax avoidance and hypocrisy

MediaWatch takes a look at the fallout from the UK Prime Minister's admission that he profited from an offshore investment fund. Plus, when is a homophobic slur not homophobic? A French industrial tribunal has raised many questions with its ruling on the dismissal of a young, gay hairdresser.

By Emma JAMES

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2018-07-18 Emma JAMES

Nicaragua: Another descent into dictatorship?

Nicaragua's brutal crackdown is finally getting the world's attention. With hundreds now dead - mainly civilians - many are comparing President Daniel Ortega to the dictator he...

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2018-07-17 Emma JAMES

Trump backtracks on Russian meddling

Donald Trump has faced strong reactions - even from political and media allies - over his remarks at a summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin. The US president now says he misspoke,...

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2018-07-13 Emma JAMES

Trump rocks the boat in UK

Donald Trump's undiplomatic revelations in The Sun have put even more strain on his already controversial visit to the United Kingdom. Many people on social media were hoping to...

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2018-07-12 Emma JAMES

Croatia's close-up celebrations

We look back at some of the enduring images from last night's World Cup semi-final. Plus, we reveal the only Croatian player who's not celebrating. Also, Donald Trump's arrival...

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2018-07-11 Emma JAMES

World Cup football: It's not coming home

The second World Cup semi-final turned into a rollercoaster affair, with Croatia sealing their win in extra-time. Just before the final whistle blew, we took a look at how the...

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