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Pardon Me: Snowden, Privacy and Security (part 1)

It's what you'd call a media blitz: a campaign to pardon Edward Snowden that comes with the release of a Hollywood movie and an appeal from the man himself from Moscow. But the clock's ticking: Obama leaves office in January and hardly has a track record of leniency. Three years after Snowden blew the whistle on mass surveillance at home and abroad, has he made his country weaker or stronger? And how have issues of security and privacy evolved in the era of hacking and surveillance?

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Produced by Daniel BARNEY, François WIBAUX and Christopher DAVIS.

By François PICARD

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2018-08-20 François PICARD

Venezuela's Meltdown

Today in the France 24 Debate - Venezuela's meltdown. Nicolas Maduro's decision to lop five zeroes off the Bolivar triggered panic as citizens wait to see if the 96-percent...

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2018-08-09 Eve IRVINE

Headed for war? Israel-Gaza conflict flares despite truce talks

Violence erupted again this week, with dozens of rockets fired into Israel and scores of Israeli military strikes on Gaza. A long-range rocket landed in Beersheba, the first time...

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2018-08-08 Eve IRVINE

Argentina abortion bill: Country braces for historic vote to legalise abortion

Senators in Argentina are debating whether or not to legalise abortion in all cases up to 14 weeks of pregnancy. Currently, it’s only allowed if the fetus is deformed, the woman...

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2018-08-08 Eve IRVINE

Colombia's Ivan Duque : What are the new president's plans for the peace deal?

Ivan Duque has just been being sworn in as President of Colombia. The 42-year-old is known for his close ties to former head of state Alvaro Uribe and campaigned on a promise to...

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2018-08-07 Eve IRVINE

US sanctions on Iran: useful tool or dangerous decision?

As the US reimposes sanctions on Iran, our guests, Behnam Taleblu, Research Fellow at Foundation for Defense of Democracies and Abbas Kadhim, Senior Policy Fellow at John Hopkins...

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