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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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Berlusconi at centre of new sex scandal

International papers, 29.10.2010: Italy's papers lead with the latest sex scandal surrounding Silvio Berlusconi, summed up by the expression "bunga bunga"... we look at what the expression means and where it came from! Also, the Maldives has been forced to apologise to a Swiss couple at centre of a YouTube video that has gone viral. While renewing their wedding vows in the local langauge, the couple were insulted by the man performing the ceremony.

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2017-05-22 French Legislative Elections 2017

Campaigning kicks off in France for high-stakes legislative elections

FRENCH PRESS - Mon. 22.05.2017: French papers mark the official campaign launch for the legislative elections - often called the "third round" of the French presidential race....

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2017-05-22 Jerusalem

'Welcome to Jerusalem, Mr. President'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Mon. 22.05.2017: As Israel gets ready to roll out the red carpet for Donald Trump, papers express their expectations for the trip. The Jerusalem Post wants...

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2017-05-19 Iran

'The Russians are coming!'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Fri. 19.05.17: Papers in Iran focus on the presidential election and call on people to come out to vote en masse. Meanwhile, Saudi Arabia is getting ready...

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2017-05-19 Emmanuel Macron

Macron's first cabinet meeting: A show of unity, but sparks could soon fly

FRENCH PAPERS - Fri. 19.05.17: Emmanuel Macron is in the spotlight following his first cabinet meeting. The French president called for unity, but some papers expect sparks to...

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2017-05-18 Emmanuel Macron

Macron's cabinet: 'On the move towards the centre-right?'

FRENCH PAPERS - Thurs. 18.05.17. The wait is over: French President Emmanuel Macron has unveiled his government line-up! Many papers herald the cabinet for its political blending...

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