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

Latest update : 2017-10-04

Catalonia: What's the next move?

It's Spain's biggest constitutional crisis since a 1981 failed coup, and there's no end in sight. Students rallied on a day of general strike throughout Catalonia, in the wake of Sunday's crackdown on a banned independence referendum. Meanwhile, Madrid and Barcelona still aren't talking to each other. So what happens next? Does a majority really want independence, more autonomy or a more respectful status quo? What's the takeaway for Catalonia, Spain and the rest of the continent?

Produced by Charles WENTE, Maya-Anaïs YATAGHÈNE and Van MEGUERDITCHIAN.

By François PICARD

Our guests

Ernest URTASUN

Spanish MEP, Group of the Greens

David ALANDETE

Managing editor, El País

Michael KEATING

Professor of Politics, University of Aberdeen

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2018-09-21 Debate

EU's mounting challenges: European unity faces test over migration

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2018-09-19 Debate

Breakthrough in Pyongyang? Kim promises to visit Seoul, dismantle nuclear sites

Those are some big, big promises from Kim Jong Un: the dismantling of leading nuclear and missile sites, a joint military liaison team with South Korea, even a first-ever trip to...

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2018-09-18 Debate

Syria: What's the deal? Russia, Turkey agree to Idlib buffer zone

Have they avoided the worst, or simply delayed the inevitable? Ten days after airing their differences publicly, Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan agree to a buffer zone...

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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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