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THE DEBATE

A live debate on the topic of the day, with four guests. From Monday to Thursday at 7.10 pm Paris time.

Latest update : 2018-02-06

Julian Assange: From whistleblower to middleman?

The WikiLeaks founder is staying put inside the Ecuadorian embassy in London after a local court refused to lift the arrest warrant against him. The statute of limitations has run out on Swedish sex assault charges against Julian Assange but UK authorities still want him for jumping bail and ducking into the embassy back in 2012. His attorneys worry more broadly whether the UK will want to extradite him to the US over the leak of classified documents. What's become of Assange?

Produced by Charles WENTE, Tatiana REITER and Van MEGUERDITCHIAN.

By François PICARD

Our guests

Jennifer ROBINSON

Julian Assange's Lawyer

Rick WILSON

Republican Strategist

Vaughan SMITH

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Douglas HERBERT

International Affairs Commentator, France 24

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2018-08-21 Debate

Day 100 for Oleg Sentsov: Crimean-born filmmaker on indefinite hunger strike

Crimean-born filmmaker Oleg Sentsov is now on Day 100 of a hunger strike in an Arctic penal colony and close to death, claim his advocates. We'll tell the story of this outspoken...

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2018-08-20 Debate

Venezuela's meltdown

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

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2018-08-09 Debate

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 Debate

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 Debate

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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