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Cyril Julien

Cyril Julien

Cyril Julien is an AFP correspondent based in Washington.
Social networks help combat racial bias
Social networks help combat racial bias
"Permit Patty" and "Pool Patrol Paula" have been unlikely — and somewhat infamous — stars of the Twitter age: they are white...
America First or America Alone: The withdrawal agenda
America First or America Alone: The withdrawal agenda
Since President Donald Trump took office in January, the US has abandoned or threatened to quit several international accords under his "America...
Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend back in US, FBI to question her
Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend back in US, FBI to question her
The girlfriend of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock arrived back in the United States Tuesday evening and was met by FBI agents eager to hear...
From black magic to CSI, science aims to beat Iraq crime
From black magic to CSI, science aims to beat Iraq crime
While still seen as a form of "black magic" by many crime-fighters, Iraqi scientists are honing their skills in analysing data from the scene to...
Togo's secret weapon prepares for the limelight
Togo's secret weapon prepares for the limelight
Deep in provincial Germany, Mohammed Coubageat Sherif Toure has prepared hard for the biggest year of his life -- the almost unknown centre-forward...