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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.

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Latest update : 2011-08-30

Let al-Megrahi die in peace

In Tuesday's international papers, we look at whether the convicted Lockerbie bomber should be allowed to die in peace in Libya, why Algeria has welcomed the Gaddafi family, and at Chinese artist Ai Weiwei calling Beijing "a Kafkaesque nightmare".

Algerian paper El Watan analyses why the country has chosen to welcome Gaddafi's family - saying the government has shot itself in the foot.

The Independent argues convicted Lockerbie bomber Abdelbaset al-Megrahi should be allowed to die in peace in Libya - despite widespread calls for his extradition.

Dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei writes in Newswee, calling Beijing 'a Kafkaesque nightmare city'.

And German millionaires launch an appeal in Die Welt - calling on the government to tax them more.

By Elena CASAS

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2016-07-25 Democrats (USA)

As Democrats gathers, Russian subplot sparks intrigue

IN THE INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Monday, July 25th: The German attacker who blew himself up in Ansbach was a 27 year old was a Syrian asylum seeker with a history of mental...

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2016-07-25 Bernard Cazeneuve

Bernard Cazeneuve: the political punching bag

IN THE FRENCH PAPERS - Monday, 25th July: Did the government fail to ensure proper security on the 14th of July? The plot thickens as Le Figaro says French Interior Minister...

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2016-07-22 Donald Trump

'Donald Trump's speech was just another scam'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Fri. 22.07.16: Stateside, papers react to Donald Trump's much-anticipated speech to the nation at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. He...

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2016-07-22 Truck attack in Nice

Cazeneuve at the heart of Nice security controversy

FRENCH PAPERS - Fri. 22.07.16: Papers are continuing to react to the aftermath of last week’s Nice attack. Yesterday, left-leaning daily Libération alleged numerous security...

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2016-07-21 Donald Trump

Can 'generic Republican' Mike Pence save the party?

IN THE INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Thursday, July 21: The US reacts to Mike Pence's nomination as Donald Trump's running mate. Vox calls him a replacement-level Republican whose...

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