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Latest update : 2011-02-22

"Gaddafi the terrorist"

FRENCH PAPERS, Tues., 22/2/2011: All of today’s French papers lead with the “massacre” in Libya as Colonel Gaddafi clamps down on protesters. Many papers question Europe’s support for Gaddafi in recent years, won over by his two “trump cards”, as Le Figaro puts it: rich oil deposits and acting as a buffer for emigration towards Europe.

 

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Some articles from today’s French press review:
 
Libération: “Massacre in Libya”
 
Le Figaro: “Gaddafi’s Libya amid blood and fire”
 
France Soir: “Bloody craziness of the dictator”
 
La Croix: “The young generation is showing a surprising degree of political maturity”
 
La Tribune: “Oil prices soaring” 

 

By James CREEDON

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2017-03-30 Emmanuel Macron

"Mister Disloyal": Did Valls just destroy the Socialist party?

FRENCH PAPERS - Thurs. 30.03.17 : The French press reacts to the political earthquake set off when Manuel Valls announced he is abandoning his party to support independent...

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2017-03-29 Brexit

Countdown to Brexit: 'The eyes of history are watching'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Weds. 29.03.17: Papers around the world react to British Prime Minister Theresa May's letter that will trigger Article 50 and begin negotiations to start...

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2017-03-29 Brexit

'Brexit: Day One'

FRENCH PAPERS - Weds. 29.03.17: French papers focus on events across the Channel. British Prime Minister Theresa May has signed a historic letter to trigger Brexit and begin the...

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2017-03-28 Theresa May

'The Russian protest movement reawakens'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Tues. 28.03.17: The Daily Mail comes under fire for its sexist coverage of the meeting between British Prime Minister Theresa May and Scottish First...

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2017-03-28 France

French Guiana: 'How did we get here?'

FRENCH PAPERS - Tues. 28.03.17: Papers examine the root causes of the unrest in French Guiana, where unions have declared an unlimited strike. Le Monde reminds us that only 12%...

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