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Live from the newsroom, we provide an overview of the stories making the French and international newspaper headlines. From Monday to Friday at 7.20 am and 9.20 am Paris time.

IN THE PAPERS

IN THE PAPERS

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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