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Latest update : 2011-03-24

Elizabeth Taylor: the last star of Hollywood

FRENCH PAPERS, Thurs. 24/03/11, Late actress Elizabeth Taylor graces the cover of most French newspapers. Libération morns the loss of the “Hollywood’s last star.” The latest terrorist attack in Jerusalem is also in the spotlight. Le Figaro fears that given the diplomatic vacuum, things could get out of hand. Meanwhile, according to a poll in Le Parisien, UMP voters back French President Nicolas Sarkozy’s decision to shun an official voting strategy in round two of local elections this weekend,

 

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