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Latest update : 2011-04-14

Will France criminalise men who pay for sex?

FRENCH PAPERS, Thurs., 14/4/2011: Dominique de Villepin unveils his political manifesto for 2012; France may criminalise men who pay for sex; OECD statistics say the French get most sleep; and the selection for this year's Cannes film festival is unveiled today.

 

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Some articles from today’s French papers:
 
Libération: France considers criminalising men who pay for sex
 
Le Parisien: Interview with Dominique de Villepin about his program for 2012
 
Le Parisien: Sarkozy is confident about 2012
 
Libération: Surprisingly, left-leaning daily compliments Sarkozy for his sober leadership
 
Le Parisien: French sleep most in OECD countries
 
Le Parisien: Cannes 2012

 

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