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The French African Connection
This series explores the dark and dramatic history of France's relationships with its former African colonies.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2014 11:22 GMT
Q&A: France's connections in Africa
Dr Lansine Kaba, a leading historian on Africa, discusses the status of French-African relations today.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2013 12:51 GMT
Commemorating African independence
Many of the architects of African independence never got a chance to see the fruits of their labour.
Last updated: 25 May 2013 15:07 GMT
Unspoken history: The last genocide of the 20th century
Despite evidence to the contrary, France still completely denies involvement in two of Africa's 20th century genocides.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2012 18:41 GMT
Imran faces his greatest test
If Imran Khan does get to lead Pakistan, he will face his greatest challenge ever, writes author.
Last updated: 02 Jan 2012 11:24 GMT
The historian recalls the day Senegal gained its independence and the hopes people held for its future.
Africa... States of Independence
Last updated: 05 Oct 2010 14:01 GMT
Journalism and 'the words of power'
The relationship between power and the media is about semantics, says Robert Fisk.
Last updated: 25 May 2010 09:41 GMT
Preview: Waiting at De Gaulle
A look into the surreal life of an Iranian living in an airport lounge.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2009 09:06 GMT
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Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
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Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
ISIL and the French diplomatic renaissance
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Afghan elections: Why the candidates can't reach a deal
Russia: We warned the Americans about Islamic State
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In Pictures: Floods ravage Pakistan
Al Jazeera visits Multan in Pakistan which has been inundated with floodwaters affecting more than 2.2 million people.
In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
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