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Pakistanis abandoned

Three French papers lead today with the same theme : the world is not doing enough for Pakistan and the media is partly to blame. Elswhere, Le Monde looks at France’s crime and security policies compared to its European neighbours. We finish with a new vogue amongst American internet users, trying to live with less than 100 possessions for a year. THURSDAY, 19th AUGUST 2010

Articles in today’s French press review:
 
Libération: Pakistanis abandoned, “Emotion” (editorial)
 
La Croix: An Oxfam report has criticised the French media for insufficient coverage of humanitarian crises
 
L’Humanité: An abandoned people
 
Le Monde: “Security: In Europe, France is amongst the toughest countries”
 
Libération: Living with fewer than 100 objects

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2016-12-05 Matteo Renzi

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2016-12-01 Syria

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