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Latest update : 2018-06-11

One photo says it all at 'G6+1' summit

It was a G7 summit that confirmed a major rift between the US and its traditional allies, with one photo seemingly summing up the tensions. The image was published on the German chancellor's Instagram account and features Angela Merkel looking stern and businesslike, leaning over a seated Donald Trump with other world leaders assembled around her. Depending on your point of view, Donald Trump looks weak or in control - we take a look at analysis and spin-offs on social media.

By James CREEDON

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2018-10-15 MediaWatch

Fatal flooding in France

Six months worth of rain, in just a few hours, led to deadly flooding in the south of France. Residents have captured scenes of deluge and destruction. Plus, Saudi Arabia says it...

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2018-10-12 MediaWatch

Royal wedding fatigue?

Emmanuel Macron dusts off his dancing shoes at the Francophonie summit. The French president and his wife Brigitte seemed to enjoy their traditional Armenian experience. Plus,...

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2018-10-11 MediaWatch

Mbappé: Time's humble cover star

The Francophonie summit is underway, amid controversy. Rwanda's Foreign Minister is expected to become the club of French-speaking nations' new Secretary-General. But some say...

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2018-10-10 MediaWatch

#HimToo: When mother didn't know best

After a UN report made dire warnings about the need to get climate change under control, there are plenty of gloomy headlines out there. But some are stubbornly clinging to their...

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2018-10-09 MediaWatch

Media coverage of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi

One week after he entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul and didn't emerge, we take a look at online commentary and media coverage of the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal...

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