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Latest update : 2011-03-04

Sarkozy emphasises France’s ‘Christian heritage’

FRENCH PAPERS, Fri., 5/3/2011: While Sarkozy’s ruling party prepares a parliamentary debate on the “Islam in France” and “French secularism”, the President yesterday delivered a speech on France’s Christian heritage. Some see a contradiction in these two approaches. Also, Renault is embroiled a spying controversy which gets more complicated by the day.

 

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Some articles from today’s French press review:
 
Libération : « Et si Renault s’était fait rouler ? »
 
Le Figaro: Le Figaro interviews Renault’s second in command
 
Les Echos : Editorial on Renault
 
Le Parisien: Sarkozy underlines France’s ‘Christian heritage’
 
Le Monde:  « Islam : le débat de trop »
 
Libération: Dreams of revolution in Gaza

 

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2014-07-24 Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Shifts in the propaganda war waged between Israelis and Palestinians

Alongside the increasingly bloody conflict in Gaza, a war of words and graphic images has broken out, with some arguing that Israel’s PR machine is breaking down.

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2014-07-24 Gaza Strip

French MPs face quandary in pro-Palestinian rallies

Big pro-Palestinian rallies unfold in Paris, posing a diplomatic conundrum for the Socialist Party, whose MPs took part – against the advice of party leaders.

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2014-07-23 Russia

Was the UN chief’s speech in Tel Aviv really a 'shameful message'?

A call for the Israeli army to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, and in Europe the Daily Mail blames France and Germany for not reining in Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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2014-07-23 anti-Semitism

France concerned about anti-Semitism

If the French public is supportive of a ban on Pro-Palestinian protests, it’s because of the potential for violence, and the rise in the number of anti-Semitic incidents.

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2014-07-22 Malaysia Airlines flight MH17

Is there such thing as 'telegenic' victims of war?

Anger at the rising death toll in Gaza has prompted some to ask for a stop to graphic postings, while others fear censorship. And with Russia suporting the UN Security Council...

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