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EU Commissioner Johannes Hahn: 'Either we import stability, or we export instability'

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From Italy to Cyprus via Hungary: A look back at key events in Europe

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US-China trade war is 'on hold'

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Is GDPR a good thing for EU tech companies?

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'The internet is like water, we need to help children understand how to swim'

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Horse massacres in Iran, fake news turning deadly in India, and Ivory Coast's drought

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Iran's violent bird poaching, a Yemeni youth orchestra beneath the bombs, and more

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

Latest update : 2018-05-15

US embassy in Jerusalem: New era for the Middle East?

The United States officially recognised Jerusalem as the capital of Israel with the inauguration of the US embassy in the holy city on Monday, an event that coincided with Israel's 70th anniversary. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital will help bring peace to the Middle East. But on the Palestinian border, more than 50 people were killed by Israeli army fire. Is this a turning point for the Middle East?

Produced by Daniel BARNEY, Tatiana REITER and Van MEGUERDITCHIAN.

By François PICARD

Our guests

Yehuda Joshua GLICK

Knesset member, Likud

Dalal IRIQAT

Assistant Professor, Arab American University

Yishaï SARID

Lawyer and author

Jérémie BRABET-ADONAJLO

Founder, Pzartech

Irris MAKLER

Jerusalem correspondent, France 24

Chris MOORE

France 24 reporter

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2018-05-17 European Union

With friends like Trump... What's Europe's answer to 'America first'?

It's Donald versus Donald. The president of the European Council let loose on trade tariffs and the Iran nuclear deal ahead of an EU leaders' dinner in the Bulgarian capital on...

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2018-05-16 Americas

Maduro's Venezuela: Can Chavez successor ignore international pressure?

Venezuela is a democratic country with no runaway inflation, no collapsing health services, no population flight. That's what incumbent Nicolas Maduro told FRANCE 24's Marc...

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2018-05-15 Middle East

To peace or catastrophe? Tensions rise in Gaza after US embassy moves to Jerusalem

A terrible massacre or a state defending itself? The killing of at least 60 civilian protestors on the Gaza-Israel border has sparked outrage worldwide - except for in Israel and...

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2018-05-08 Middle East

Lebanon's winds of change: Hezbollah and allies gain, Hariri's support slides

Voters cast ballots on Sunday in Lebanon's first parliamentary elections since 2009, with early results showing Lebanese PM Saad Hariri's party losing a third of its seats while...

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