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2018-07-13 21:47 EYE ON AFRICA

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Trump rocks the boat in UK

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THE WORLD THIS WEEK

World Cup Grand finale; Donald Trump blindsides Theresa May; Erdogan's family business

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FRANCE IN FOCUS

Ooh la la: Love and dating in France

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ENCORE!

Tom Cruise and 'Mission Impossible: Fallout' bring espionage franchise to Paris

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How sports therapy is helping wounded Syrians

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Portugal: Eucalyptus trees under fire

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Central African Republic: The way of the warlord

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Is the future of film interactive?

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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 : 2018-03-23

Sarkozy and Gaddafi: The case against France's former president

It's a lot more than yet another campaign finance scandal. The charges brought against France's former president are enough to make you wonder why Nicolas Sarkozy was so keen to topple Muammar Gaddafi in 2011. French magistrates are accusing Sarkozy and associates of bankrolling his winning run for president in 2007 with the colonel's money. What was the deal? Why would France later lead the charge to oust Gaddafi?

Produced by Charles WENTE, Wassim CORNET, Alessandro XENOS, and Van MEGUERDITCHIAN.

By François PICARD

Our guests

Jacques MYARD

French Member of Parliament, Les Republicains

Romain DUPEYRÉ

International lawyer and arbitration specialist, Member of 'Lawyers En Marche'

Ali AL-KASIH

Political Commentator

Archibald GALLET

Former political advisor to EU's border assistance mission to Libya

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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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2018-07-10 François PICARD

France vs Belgium: Neighbours meet in open-ended World Cup semi-final

Les Bleus versus the Red Devils. The heavyweights square off in Saint Petersburg in the first World Cup semi-final. It’s a chance for us to talk sports as well as a bit of...

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2018-07-09 François PICARD

Cabinet crisis: Johnson, Davis resign over PM's Brexit plan

David Davis out. Boris Johnson out. Did Theresa May clear the air or is the UK prime minister circling the wagons? The resignation of her foreign and Brexit ministers follows...

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2018-07-05 Europe

Novichok II: What's behind new nerve agent poisoning in England?

Some are calling it Novichok II. Just a few kilometres from where a former Russian spy and his daughter were poisoned four months ago, a local couple are in critical condition,...

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