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Latest update : 2011-11-03

Saving Charlie Hebdo

The firebombing of satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo dominates the French press - with other papers rallying around and seeing this as a press freedom issue. There's also plenty of G20 analysis - do leaders even know what they're doing any more?

Liberation is putting up the now homeless journalists of Charlie Hebdo after their office was hit by a Molotov cocktail on Wednesday morning -and they're publishing a special issue to celebrate the weekly's right to offend whoever it likes.

La Croix focuses on the G20 - saying the eurozone bailout revels a democratic deficit at the heart of Europe - and they're looking at ways to solve it.

Le Monde is looking at China's role in all this - saying Chinese internet users can't see why they should finance European lifestyles.

By Elena CASAS

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