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Peacemaker? After Saudi Arabia, Trump visits Israel

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Cannes 2017: Nicole Kidman stars in 'The Killing of a Sacred Deer'

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IN THE PAPERS

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 : 2011-02-24

Gaddafi expects “big father” role in new regime, says son

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Thurs., 24/2/2011: Robert Fisk writing for The Independent paints a picture of panic in Tripoli Airport. The Financial Times interviews Gaddafi’s son while Malta Today reports on rumours that his daughter tried to land in the country yesterday. Also, the Irish election and a psychic possum who may predict this year’s Oscar winners!

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Some articles from today’s French press review:
 
The Independent: “Tripoli: a city in the shadow of death”
 
Financial Times: “Gaddafi expects role in new order, says son”
 
Malta Today: 'No indications' Aisha Gaddafi was on LAA plane refused landing
 
The Irish Times:This election is all about change’ (cartoon)
 
Daily Mail: An Academy Award-predicting possum? Cross-eyed Heidi's tips for the top Oscar winners

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2017-05-23 UK

'Murder in Manchester': Press reacts to Arena terror attack

We bring you a special edition of our press review after an explosion ripped through Manchester Arena as people were leaving an Ariana Grande concert on Monday. Police say at...

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2017-05-22 French Legislative Elections 2017

Campaigning kicks off in France for high-stakes parliamentary 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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