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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.

Latest update : 2010-04-29

France mends ties with China

Nicolas Sarkozy’s trip to China has France’s papers abuzz with analysis. Is Paris sacrificing important values in favour of a realpolitik approach to Beijing? We also looked at the spreading Greek crisis and a prostitution scandal that has struck France’s football team. THURSDAY, 29th APRIL 2010

Articles in today’s French papers:
 
The Sarkozys visit China : Le Figaro, Libération
 
Carla Bruni ‘enchants’ China: Le Parisien
 
Editorials on Greek crisis: La Croix, l’Humanité
 
Prostitute at centre of French football scandal speaks to Paris Match: Le Parisien, Paris Match
 

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2017-10-18 France

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2017-10-17 Malta

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2017-10-17 France

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2017-10-16 France

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