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A self-defence group on Kiev's Maidan Square in June 2014
02/02/2016 - FRANCE - RUSSIa -UKRAINE

Ukraine asks French TV channel not to show documentary on far-right militias

A French documentary on the influence of far-right militias in the Ukraine conflict has caused a storm with the Ukrainian embassy in France asking TV channel Canal+ not to broadcast it.
News coverage and its limits in Burundi
16/01/2016 - African Media

News coverage and its limits in Burundi

In this week's African Media, Rfi's Clea Broadhurst looks at the difficulties of reporting on the ground in Burundi.
Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) catches the ball as New York Giants cornerback Prince Amukamara (20) tackles at AT&T Stadium
15/09/2015 - NFL

Cowboys richest team in the world, Forbes

The Dallas Cowboys have overtaken Real Madrid as the world's wealthiest sporting franchise, valued at four billion dollars (3.5 billion euros), according to Forbes magazine.
Novelist Michel Houellebecq
30/08/2015 - FRANCE

French author Houellebecq threatens to sue Le Monde

French novelist Michel Houellebecq lashed out at Le Monde newspaper on TV on television this weekend, threatening to take legal advice about its use of "private correspondence".
Lilian Lepère
19/08/2015 - France

French media accused of endangering siege survivor after Charlie Hebdo killings

A man who hid under a sink from the Charlie Hebdo gunmen for eight hours has accused French media of endangering his life.
Sunbathers in Place des Vosges, central Paris on 3 July 2015
04/07/2015 - FRANCE

Heatwave knocks TV station off air as traffic jams clog French roads

The heatwave scorching much of Europe had an unusual victim on Saturday - Franco-German TV channel Arte was forced off the air for five hours.
TV5Monde's hacked Facebook page
10/06/2015 - RUSSIA - FRANCE

TV5Monde cyberattack 'work of Russian hackers'

Investigators into the massive cyberattack on French international broadcaster TV5 Monde believe it was the work of a Russian group

Experts from France's BEA air accidents agency examine the wreckage of one of the helicopters that crashed in Argentina Monday
12/03/2015 - France - Argentina

French coroners to help Argentina identify helicopter crash victims’ bodies

French coroners are to help their Argentine colleagues to identify the badly burned bodies of the victims of Monday’s helicopter crash in which three top French sports stars were among the 10 ...
The scene of the crash at Villa Castelli, north Argentina, on 9 March 2015
10/03/2015 - France - Argentina

‘France in mourning’ after top athletes killed in Argentina helicopter crash

“All France is in mourning,” Prime Minister Manuel Valls declared on Tuesday after the death of three French Olympic athletes and five other French nationals in a helicopter crash during ...
Drones, smart TVs, is privacy a thing of the past?
15/02/2015 - International media

Drones, smart TVs, is privacy a thing of the past?

In this week's International Media, RFI speaks to Dan Nesbitt, Research Director at Big Brother Watch in London, about the new and sometimes surprising ways our lives are being invaded.