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The World This Week - 29 August 2014

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Socialist Party summer conference kicks off in explosive atmosphere

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Live from the newsroom, we provide an overview of the stories making the French and international newspaper headlines. From Monday to Friday at 7.20 am and 9.20 am Paris time.

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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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2014-08-29 French politics

Socialist Party summer conference kicks off in explosive atmosphere

FRENCH PAPERS - Fri. 29.08.14: Papers react to an interview the new Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron gave to the right-wing magazine Le Point. He suggested scrapping the 35-hour...

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2014-08-29 Twitter

Canada and Russia exchange snarky tweets

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Fri. 29.08.14: Papers across the world focus on the crisis in Ukraine after Kiev accused Moscow of de facto invasion. Amidst this threat of a serious...

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2014-08-28 French politics

Valls ♥ Business

FRENCH PAPERS - Thurs. 28.08.14: Prime Minister Manuel Valls declared his love for companies during a speech at the French employers' association yesterday. He received rapturous...

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2014-08-27 French economy

'Macron Economics'

FRENCH PAPERS - Weds. 27.08.14: The leading story in the French press today is yesterday's cabinet reshuffle. According to a poll in Le Parisien, most French people welcome the...

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2014-08-27 tourism

'The capital of sex, drugs, alcohol, trash and trashy tourism'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Weds. 27.08.14: Papers across the world focus on a long-term ceasefire agreement between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip. Also, the...

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