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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 : 2010-06-29

FBI “must have clapped collective hands” at outdated Russian spying methods

In today’s international press review, we look at the The Washington Post’s intelligence blog where Jeff Stein analyses the old-fashioned techniques of a Russian spy ring cracked by the FBI. We also look at the Brazilian papers the day after their victory over Chile, Canadian papers analysing the huge number of arrests at last weekend’s G20 summit and finally the Daily Mail has a story of an owner reunited with his dog after five years. TUESDAY, 29th JUNE 2010

 Articles in today’s international press review:

 O Globo: “Ramirez and Kaka provide the key moments in Brazil v Chile”
De Volkskrant : “The ‘Oranges’ to meet Brazil”
Washington Post: Russian spy case reveals old espionage tricks
De Volkskrant: “The Oranges further World Cup against Brazil”
Globe and Mail: “G20-related mass arrests unique in Canadian history”  
Toronto Star: “G20 editorial: Brutal spectacle failed a city and its people”
The Guardian: Editorial: “A moment missed”
Daily Mail: “Jack's back! Dog lost in Ireland is found five years on... in England”





2017-10-20 Catalonia

Lulu the labrador flunks out of CIA K-9 academy, becomes internet sensation

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Fri. 20.10.17: Catalonia continues to be in the spotlight. Spain says it will begin the process of imposing direct rule on Saturday by activating Article...

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2017-10-20 Canada

'The fall of the comedy king': Canada hit by sexual harassment scandal

FRENCH PAPERS - Fri. 20.10.17: Papers in France focus on a growing sexual harassment scandal in Canada. Quebec entertainment giant Gilbert Rozon has been accused of abuse by...

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2017-10-19 Xi Jinping

Russia's 'Paris Hilton' launches 2018 presidential bid

IN THE WORLD PAPERS - Thursday, October 19: We take a look at reactions to Xi Jinping's speech at the Communist Party's congress. Also, Donald Trump is embroiled in a scandal...

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2017-10-19 France

Space kitty: Should Félicette, the first cat in space, get her own statue?

IN THE FRENCH PAPERS - Thursday, October 19: France braces for a new day of protests as the country's main union leads demonstrations against Emmanuel Macron's labour and tax...

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2017-10-18 photography

Wildlife Photographer awards highlight effects of poaching, plastic pollution

IN THE WORLD PAPERS - Weds. October 18: The Chinese papers are giddy with excitement over the 19th Communist Party congress. Also, the Islamic State group loses control of its...

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