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The Battle for Iraq & Syria: Tikrit offensive billed as turning point (part 2)

The battle to retake Tikrit, Saddam Hussein's hometown, is far from over but already optimists are hailing the rebirth of Iraq's army in the fight against Islamic State militants. But when Republican lawmakers got a briefing on Wednesday, they raised questions about Shiite militias and the presence of Iranian advisors led by Revolutionary Guards senior commander Qassem Suleimani. So is this a victory for Iraq or for Iran?

By François PICARD

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2018-11-13 Debate

Back from the brink? Gaza shootout triggers worst figting since 2014

Cynics call it "cutting the grass". Periodically, Israel wages war with the Gaza Strip to curb crossborder attacks and destroy smugglers tunnels. So how did the two sides once...

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2018-11-12 Debate

'Patriotism, not nationalism': Macron takes on Trump's worldview

What a dramatic setting for a fundamental argument. Donald Trump took his seat while a cold steel rain beat down on Paris' Arc de Triomphe for the 100th anniversary...

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2018-11-08 Debate

Mueller probe under threat? Sessions' firing throws Russia investigation into question

On Wednesday, Donald Trump fired Attorney General Jeff Sessions after a year of reported bitterness towards him. The US president has long criticised Jeff Sessions' decision to...

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2018-11-08 Debate

Generational shift: US midterms reshape Republican base in Trump's image

High stakes, high turnout and a generational shift in US politics. We're watching the dust settle on the midterm elections with the Democrats flipping the House of...

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2018-11-06 Debate

US midterms: Americans vote in key election for Trump

It's voting day in the midterm elections in the United States - a poll that takes place halfway through a president's mandate and is usually seen as a vote on his performance....

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