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'Why does Italy refuse to see the seismic risk?'

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An overview of the stories making the French and international newspaper headlines. From Monday to Friday live at 7.20 am and 9.20 am Paris time.

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IN THE PAPERS

Latest update : 2010-04-29

Greece: “Contagion fear spread”

This morning we look at coverage of Greece’s economic woes and the worry of a ‘contagion effect’. We also look at German and French papers the day after Bayern Munich knocked Lyon out of the Champion’s League. Other stories we looked at include a bizarre performance art exhibition in New York, Belgium’s crisis viewed from Africa and revelations about Sarkozy’s recent meeting with Israel’s Shimon Peres. WEDNESDAY, 28th APRIL 2010

 

Articles in today’s international press review:
 
Ukraine’s parliamentary brawl: International Herald Tribune
 
Revelations on Sarkozy’s meeting with Shimon Peres: Ha’aretz
 
Lyon v Bayern Munich: Nordbayerische Nuchrichten, l’Equipe
 
Greek economic crisis: Wall Street Journal
 
Cartoon depicting British election campaign: The Irish Times
 
Belgian political crisis viewed from Africa: Le Pays (Burkina Faso)
 
Marina Abramovic’s performance art exhibition at MoMA: Jezebel, Jezebel (second article), photos on Flickr

 

By James CREEDON

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