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Latest update : 2011-03-08

Gaddafi’s secret exit plans

A man crying over a grave. Protesters running for cover. Rebels being shot at. Those are the scenes described in the international press, when covering the crisis in Libya. The international community is wondering whether to intervene, while Colonel Gaddafi is allegedly trying to negotiate his departure in exchange for safety and immunity...

The crisis in Libya is on the front page of several international newspapers, including L’Orient le Jour, Le Monde, El Pais and the International Herald Tribune.
 
The international community is wondering whether to intervene, impose a no fly zone or consider a military operation.
 
Asharq Al Awsat interviewed sources in Benghazi who claim that Muammar Gaddafi is trying to negotiate his resignation in return for his safety.
 
Meanwhile, The Independent focuses on Europe’s last dictatorship: Belarus.
 
And finally, The Guardian rates the world’s top 100 women for the international Women’s Day... And find out who is behind Lady Gaga’s meat dress in The Wall Street Journal (Asia).

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2017-10-24 Central African Republic

Central African Republic: The 'forgotten' country in crisis?

IN THE FRENCH PAPERS - Tuesday, October 24: Libération is looking at the ongoing chaos in the Central African Republic, nearly a year after French troops pulled out. In other...

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2017-10-23 Catalan independence

A piece of history: Five former US presidents gather for hurricanes fundraiser

IN THE WORLD PAPERS - Monday, October 23: The Spanish press are urging unity as the standoff between Madrid and the Catalan regional government continues. In other news, we look...

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2017-10-23 Sexual harassment

Chic hotels and horse races: Calais tries to shed its 'Jungle' image

IN THE FRENCH PAPERS - Monday, October 23: We look at what's happened to Calais, a year after the so-called "Jungle" migrant camp was dismantled. The city is now hoping to woo...

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2017-10-20 Catalonia

Lulu the labrador flunks out of CIA K-9 academy, becomes internet sensation

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Fri. 20.10.17: Catalonia continues to be in the spotlight. Spain says it will begin the process of imposing direct rule on Saturday by activating Article...

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2017-10-20 Canada

'The fall of the comedy king': Canada hit by sexual harassment scandal

FRENCH PAPERS - Fri. 20.10.17: Papers in France focus on a growing sexual harassment scandal in Canada. Quebec entertainment giant Gilbert Rozon has been accused of abuse by...

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