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THE DEBATE

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

Latest update : 2018-01-03

Iran Protests: More than an economic revolt?

In Iran, as deadly anti-government protests entered their sixth day on Monday, at least nine more people were killed in clashes between protesters and security forces. The total number of people killed in the unrest has now climbed to more than 20. There's growing anger over the rising costs of living and inflation. Iran’s supreme leader, meanwhile, blames foreign foes for meddling in the country’s politics.

Produced by Charles WENTE, François WIBAUX and Laura BURLOUX.

By Rochelle FERGUSON-BOUYAHI

Our guests

Sanam SHANTYAEI

FRANCE 24 journalist

Fariba HACHTROUDI

Writer and Journalist

Geneive ABDO

Resident scholar at the Arabia Foundation

Shervin MALEKZADEH

Visiting Professor of Political Science, Williams College

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2018-09-18 Debate

Syria: Russia and Israel seek to avoid spiral over plane downing

Have they avoided the worst, or simply delayed the inevitable?

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2018-09-13 Debate

Brewing storm: The politics of extreme weather

After heatwaves, monsoons and forest fires this summer, warming ocean temperatures have Hurricane Florence bearing down on the Carolinas and Typhoon Mangkhut soon to batter the...

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2018-09-12 Debate

Battle of values: EU parliament recommends sanctions against Hungary

It started with the Brexit campaign. Now a battle of values is playing out on the continent. The European Parliament, for the first time ever, has voted to sanction Hungary for...

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2018-09-11 Debate

Trump v. the ICC: Does international justice have a future?

Donald Trump's national security advisor is pulling no punches. John Bolton has told conservative legal scholars in Washington that his administration would go so far as to...

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2018-09-10 Debate

Ortega on Nicaragua, Venezuela and Trump's Latin America doctrine

A US-sponsored plot against Nicaragua - that's how that country's veteran president Daniel Ortega sees UN accusations of human rights abuses. What started back in April as...

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