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AFP covers the world in six languages
- AFP covers the world with a combined 5,000 stories a day in English, French, Spanish, German, Portuguese and Arabic.
- Other languages are offered through partner agencies including Chinese, and Japanese.
- News is delivered by satellite or Internet feed.
- An easy-to-use service, AFP Direct, offers access to breaking news and a vast database of stories.
Comprehensive coverage and easy navigation
- Fast, accurate news on everything from wars, conflicts and disasters to politics, diplomacy, crime, business and finance, sports, entertainment, fashion and the offbeat.
- Breaking news complemented by reactions, in-depth analyses, interviews, features, profiles of the people in the news, obituaries, chronologies and fact boxes.
- Agendas on the major events of the day ahead.
- Monthly news calendars, updated every week.
- News advisories tell clients the angle, length and time of upcoming major stories.