FRENCH PAPERS, Fri. 21/04/12: Nicolas Sarkozy says he’s ready for round two. In an exclusive interview with right-leaning newspaper Le Figaro, the French president says that if his rival François Hollande wins, it will be catastrophic for the French economy. But left-leaning newspaper Libération says the financial markets aren’t scared by the left and have in fact anticipated a Socialist win in both the presidential and parliamentary elections.
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Russian and Ukrainian papers offer differing reports of Sunday's referendum in Crimea, while Western media call for tougher sanctions against Russia.
French papers react to Crimea's "illegitimate" vote to join Russia and warn the West must stand firm in the face of Russian provocation.
French papers focus on the situation in Syria on the eve of the third anniversary of the civil war. Also, we look at how much it would cost Russia to integrate Crimea and black students...
INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Fri. 14.03.14: International papers focus on the situation in Syria on the eve of the third anniversary of the civil war. According to Asharq Alawsat, "the...
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INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Thurs. 13.03.14: International papers continue to focus on the crisis in Ukraine ahead of that controversial referendum in Crimea. Also making the headlines:...