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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.

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IN THE PAPERS

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
 

By James CREEDON

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2014-12-19 Cuba

'Castro's hipster apologists want to keep Cuba authentically poor'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Fri. 19.12.14: International papers continue to focus on the historic move between the US and Cuba to restore full diplomatic relations. The Daily Beast...

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2014-12-19 Cuba

Cuban Diaspora divided along generational lines

FRENCH PAPERS - Fri. 19.12.14: French papers are still focusing on that historic move between the US and Cuba to restore full diplomatic relations. Communist paper L'Humanité is...

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2014-12-18 Cuba

Cuba-USA: 'A roll of the dice'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Thurs. 18.12.14: Papers in the US and Cuba react to that historic move to restore full diplomatic relations. The New York Times applauds this decision to...

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2014-12-18 Cuba

The 'Caribbean Wall' is starting to crumble

FRENCH PAPERS - Thurs. 18.12.14: The leading story in France today is the historic move between the US and Cuba to restore full diplomatic relations. Will the economic embargo be...

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2014-12-17 Pakistan

Russians take economic crisis in stride with black humour

FRENCH PAPERS - Weds. 17.12.14: The leading story in the French papers, as it is around the world, is yesterday's deadly Taliban attack on a school in Peshawar in north-western...

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