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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 : 2011-05-24

“O'Bama? Oh puh-lease!”

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Tues., 24/5/2011: “Is féidir linn!” Barack Obama told Ireland yesterday: “Yes we can!” in Irish. We look at the highlights of the US President’s visit to Ireland yesterday, including his presidential car, “The Beast” getting stuck on a ramp! Also, super injunctions in the UK and Europe’s financial woes on various front pages…

 

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Irish Independent: “Is féidir linn”
 
Irish Times: Barack Obama says Ireland's 'best days are still ahead'
 
Irish Times:  “Obama not just another excuse for blarney”
 
Daily Telegraph: O'Bama? Oh puh-lease!
 
The Sun: “It’s Ryan Giggs”
 
The Independent: Revealed: Britain's best-known secret
 
Wall Street Journal: Moody's: Greek Default May Hit Europe Ratings
 
El Pais: ‘Doble emergencia’
 
Financial Times: “In defence of gloomy columnists”

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