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An overview of the stories making the French and international newspaper headlines. From Monday to Friday live at 7.20 am and 9.20 am Paris time.

Latest update : 2011-05-04

“The slippery story of the bin Laden kill”

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Wed., 4/5/2011 : In the end bin Laden was unarmed, didn’t use his wife as a human shield and the house he was sheltered in was not a ‘million-dollar mansion’, contrary to the first account of the Al Qaeda chief’s killing given by several US officials. The Atlantic Online looks at the differing narratives and the motives for the possible tweaking of the storyline.

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Some articles from today’s international press review:
 
The Guardian: “Not quite a million dollar mansion”
 
Atlantic Online: “The Slippery Story of the bin Laden Kill”
 
Atlantic Online : Anatomy of a fake quotation
 
Politico: Congress turns on Pakistan
 
The Dawn: Blood on the tracks
 
Haaretz: Sarkozy hints France will recognize Palestinian state
 

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2017-03-24 François Fillon

France's Fillon insists President Hollande is behind efforts to tarnish him

FRENCH PAPERS, 24.03.17: Le Figaro leads with accusations by conservative presidential candidate François Fillon that French President François Hollande has been orchestrating...

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2017-03-23 London

'Terror in Westminster'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Thurs. 23.03.17: Join us as we take a look at reactions in the press and on social media to yesterday's terrorist attack on Westminster in London. Amid the...

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2017-03-22 Brussels attacks

Brussels attacks, one year on: 'What if their hate has contaminated us?'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Weds. 22.03.17: Belgium marks the first anniversary of the terrorist attacks that killed 32 people. For a week now, Belgian media and politicians have been...

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2017-03-22 François Fillon

French interior minister quits over holiday jobs for daughters

FRENCH PAPERS - Weds. 22.03.17: Another day, another scandal. Yesterday, French Interior Minister Bruno Le Roux resigned after it emerged he had hired his two daughters as...

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2017-03-21 Northern Ireland

Martin McGuiness, 'terrorist turned statesman', dies at 66

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Tues. 21.03.17: Papers react to the death of Martin McGuinness, the Irish rebel who went on to be Northern Ireland's deputy first minister for a decade. He...

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