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The Legacy of Shimon Peres: The last of Israel's founding generation (part 1)

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The Legacy of Shimon Peres: What's left of the Oslo Accords? (part 2)

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Ex-CIA director 'very worried' by prospect of Trump presidency

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Migrant crisis: A political football in France?

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Will France repatriate its collection of 19th century Algerian skulls?

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Film show: 'The Dancer', 'Aquarius' and 'Dogs'

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War in Syria: Residents recount ordeal of life in Aleppo

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Shimon Peres’ Quixotic battle for Israeli-Palestinian peace

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Latest update : 2014-04-29

Kharkiv mayor assassination attempt

We take a look at some of the buzz surrounding the assassination attempt of the mayor of Ukraine's second-largest city. Also, the media war continues in Ukraine - we bring you details. Elsewhere, Algerian President Bouteflika is sworn in for a fourth term and the pictures say it all regarding his state of health. And in Spain, footballer Dani Alves has a banana thrown at him in a racist gesture which he turns to his advantage. Finally, Richard Gere is mistaken for a tramp by a French tourist.

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2016-09-28 Shimon Peres

Shimon Peres: 'a man of many faces'

We take a look at editorials and obituaries - both positive and negative - on the passing of Shimon Peres.

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2016-09-27 Hillary Clinton

Hillary wins debate but Trump 'wins undecideds'

Some analysts say last night's presidential debate was almost like two parallel debates, as Clinton and Trump's styles and discourses were so different. Indeed, depending on...

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2016-09-26 Donald Trump

Anticipating the debate

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will for the first time face off in a televised debate tonight - many are saying Hillary will be more closely scrutinised and criticised. We take...

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2016-09-23 Hillary Clinton

Clinton's comedy turn

MediaWatch takes a look at Hillary Clinton's comedy turn on "Between Two Ferns". The US presidential hopeful was aiming to drum up interest among young voters with an appearance...

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2016-09-22 Italy

Italy's 'Fertility Day' campaign causes a stir... Again

We start tonight's MediaWatch with a look at the emblematic photos emerging from the riots in Charlotte, in the US. Next, we take a look at a campaign to promote a higher...

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