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Latest update : 2018-10-23

A climactic day in fallout of Khashoggi killing

Power politics was fully on display as Turkey's President Erdogan addressed parliament, plainly stating that Jamal Khashoggi's murder was exactly that: executed as it had been planned. We take a look at reactions to Erdogan's speech as well as to Mohammed bin Salman's attendance at the so-called "Davos in the desert", which was VIP-free this year after many media and industry leaders boycotted the Saudi business event. Also, what is the etymology and meaning of the name Khashoggi?

By James CREEDON

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2018-11-19 MediaWatch

Social media drives 'yellow vest' protests

Protests in France against fuel tax rises continue to dominate social media. Many of the "gilets jaunes", or yellow vests, are now turning their attention to next weekend's plan...

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2018-11-15 MediaWatch

Surveying the 'Brexsh*t'

We take a look at front pages and online commentary as Theresa May attempts to sell her Brexit deal to parliament, this as several ministers quit in protest over the draft...

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2018-11-14 MediaWatch

CNN v. Trump to decide if reporters have right to White House access

On Wednesday, the first hearing got underway in CNN's lawsuit against Donald Trump for suspending one of its reporter's credentials. Plus: Iceland Foods unleashes an animatronic...

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2018-11-14 MediaWatch

Trump's anti-Macron Twitter tirade

We break down Donald Trump's series of critical tweets aimed at Emmanuel Macron, just days after he was hosted in Paris for the centenary commemorations of the end of World War I.

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2018-11-13 MediaWatch

Gaza TV bombing: Attack on the press or military strike on a propaganda tool?

We take a look at different perspectives on the Israeli army strike that destroyed Al Aqsa TV in Gaza yesterday. Some say the TV channel is a legitimate target as it broadcasts...

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