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An in-depth report by our senior reporters and team of correspondents from around the world. Every Saturday at 9.10 pm Paris time. Or you can catch it online from Friday.

Latest update : 2018-08-31

Forced disappearances in Mexico's drug war

Since 2006, when the Mexican military began to intervene in the country's war on drug trafficking, tens of thousands of people have gone missing. Have they been killed, sold to drug traffickers or forced into prostitution? Their loved ones are still waiting for answers. Meanwhile, some suspect that police have been complicit in many of these forced disappearances.

Our reporters travelled to the central states of Jalisco and Veracruz, some of Mexico’s most dangerous zones, to investigate. They met those fighting for the truth... and living in fear of the authorities.

>> The France 24 Observers: "Mexican women dig for remains of their missing husbands, sons and brothers"

>> Interview with Mexico's former Deputy Foreign Minister: "Mexico 'still trying to locate' missing students"

>> Revisited: "Ciudad Juarez, the city of missing women"

By Matthieu COMIN , Laurence CUVILLIER

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2018-11-16 Reporters

Reporters: An outside view of France's Fifth Republic

In a full-length documentary, FRANCE 24 takes a fresh look at France's Fifth Republic, the current political system founded in 1958. Six decades on, how is the country perceived...

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2018-11-09 Reporters

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2018-11-02 Reporters

Reporters: Kentucky, the heart of Trump's America

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2018-10-26 Reporters

Reporters: Chile’s Mapuche people fighting for their land

In southern Chile, a long-running conflict pitting the indigenous Mapuche people against security forces has taken a radical turn. Arson attacks, threats and armed clashes have...

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2018-10-19 Reporters

Reporters: Brexit, a sea of uncertainty for fishermen

Ninety-six percent of British fishermen voted for Brexit, saying they wanted to "get their waters back" and break away from the European Union’s Common Fisheries Policy, which...

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