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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 : 2014-03-07

Crimean Russia vote: Breaking point for the Ukraine crisis?

With the Crimean parliament voting to become part of the Russian Federation and setting a date for a referendum in less than a fortnight, Catherine Norris-Trent and her panel discuss where the Ukraine crisis is heading. Will the rhetoric ignite simmering tensions or can it be tempered with carefully handled diplomacy?

Our guests

Wilfried BOLEWSKI

Professor of International Law and Diplomacy, American Graduate School in Paris

Jacques RUPNIK

Researcher at Sciences Po; Advisor to former Czech president Vaclav Havel

Igor Reshetnyak

Member of Euro Maidan Collective

Dmitry Suslov

Deputy Research Director, Council on Foreign and Defense Policy (SVOP), Moscow

Erik Brattberg

Resident Fellow at the Atlantic Council, Washington

Robert Parsons

Chief Foreign Editor, France 24

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2017-08-16 Donald Trump

US racial tension - How far should freedom of speech be allowed to go?

US President Donald Trump has backtracked from statements he made when he denounced neo-Nazis and white supremacists as repugnant, blaming once again the racist protestors and...

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2017-08-14 Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso attack: How to restore security in the Sahel region?

At least 18 people were killed in a terror attack in Burkina Faso’s capital Ouagadougou on Sunday night. Last month, the idea of setting up a five-nation African task force was...

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2017-08-15 India

India and Pakistan mark 70 years of independence: Can the two countries ever reconcile?

Will India and Pakistan ever be friends? As the two countries celebrate 70 years since they gained their independence, India's prime minister has accused Kashmir separatists of...

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2017-08-09 France

Security in France: Is France's "Opération Sentinelle" still working?

A man is currently under arrest after a car drove into a group of soldiers in a western Paris suburb on Wednesday morning. Six soldiers have been injured. All of them were a week...

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2017-08-10 North Korea

US-North Korea tensions: War of words escalates

There's considerable concern in many parts of the world as North Korea and the United States appear engaged in the highest-stakes game of chicken possible, one where the ultimate...

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