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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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Latest update : 2011-11-03

The Cannes Debt Festival

There's spreading fear around the world's media that the consequences of that Greek referendum could be catastrophic - with spiralling effects from a default that could hit the US and even China.

The Independent says a little country like Greece should be able to default without causing international panic - the fact that it can't shows the whole system needs reform.

There's international concern about contagion from a Greek default - the Wall Street Journal says the US isn't safe, while the China Daily says Beijing won't be investing without better guarantees it will get its money back.

The Daily Beast is looking at the Charlie Hebdo controversy - saying actually it's played right into the hands of Nicolas Sarkozy.

By Elena CASAS

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