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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.

IN THE PAPERS

IN THE PAPERS

Latest update : 2012-03-12

"The shock announcement that's reset the campaign"?

Nicolas Sarkozy has announced he wants to renegotiate the Schengen treaty - to widespread surprise, accusations of populism, and, yes, some support.

Les Echos explains this isn't necessarily a shocking announcement in terms of content. But it's Sarkozy's threat that France will act unilaterally of Europe: this doesn't really break with tradition.

According to Le Figaro, Sarkozy is restoring France to its rightful place at the heart of Europe by trying to defend its borders - but for Libération, it's a populist improvisation.

Le Parisien looks at whether candidates are practising what they preach - is their campaign merchandise "made in France"?

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