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Is France's desire to combat terrorism tipping over into hysteria?

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French police question 8-year-old boy for 'justifying terrorism'

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'Why was an 8-year-old boy questioned by police?'

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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.

IN THE PAPERS

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”

By James CREEDON

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2015-01-30 France

Is France's desire to combat terrorism tipping over into hysteria?

The international press examines the revelation that police in France have questioned an 8-year-old child over his comments defending terrorism. Also, publications in Jordan call...

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2015-01-30 Paris

'Why was an 8-year-old boy questioned by police?'

We look at the French newspapers as the debate rages over the rights and wrongs of police questioning an 8-year-old child over his comments defending terrorism. Also, in the wake...

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2015-01-29 Greece

'Who will follow in Charlie Hebdo's footsteps?'

FRENCH PAPERS - Thurs. 29.01.15: French papers focus on what Syriza’s victory means for Greek politics, political unity in the wake of the Charlie Hebdo attack and the annual...

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2015-01-29 Israel

Searching for a 'blizzard buddy'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Thurs. 29.01.15: Papers across the world focus on tensions in the Middle East after deadly clashes between Israel and Hezbollah along the Lebanese border....

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2015-01-28 French economy

'There have never been so many jobseekers in France'

FRENCH PAPERS - Weds. 28.01.15: French papers focus on bad news on the economic front with a new rise in unemployment figures in December. Business paper Les Echos points out...

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