France in focus

World Cup : "Les Bleus" join France's hall of shame

Les Bleus leave the World cup tournament with their heads hung and their return home promises to be a tense affair. We look back at french football's debacle. After tapes reveal that France's richest woman may have plotted tax evasion, a family saga threatens to take a political turn. And 70 years ago, general de Gaulle called the french to arms in a live broadcast from London, making the BBC central in France's second world war fight for freedom.


Programme prepared by Gregory White and Laure Manent

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