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Latest update : 2012-10-22

US presidential debate: 'free-market unicorns galloping under tax-slashing rainbows'

The last US presidential debate is on foreign policy. We look at a Washington Post cartoon showing Romney and Obama using buckets of water to put out the FP inferno. We also take a look at The China Daily's call for the US and China to work together once the election is over. We also check out the Lebanese and Spanish press. That's the focus for this look at the world papers on Monday 22nd October, 2012.

By Nicholas RUSHWORTH

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2017-09-22 France

A French fortune: Lilian Bettencourt's name was synonymous with 'scandal'

IN THE FRENCH PAPERS - Friday, Sept. 22: The papers speculate about the future of the far-right party and Marine le Pen after her number 2 Florian Philippot dramatically quits....

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2017-09-21 Catalan independence

Mexico City’s earthquake, Catalonia’s independence struggle and Senegal’s charcoal-making women

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Thurs. 21.09.17: We take a look at the earthquake that's hit Mexico and others that preceded it. The Catalan referendum is also making headlines, with an...

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2017-09-21 Michelin

The French protest again and some Viking warriors were women

FRENCH PAPERS - Thurs. 21.09.17: Today we take a look at how the press is covering France's national strike. It is the second time this month that protesters have taken to the...

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2017-09-20 Donald Trump

'US threatens to totally destroy North Korea'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Weds. 20.09.17: The New York Times calls out US President Donald Trump on his "strikingly selective definition of sovereignty" after his address at the UN...

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2017-09-20 Hurricane Irma

Are hurricanes an uncontrollable phenomenon?

FRENCH PAPERS, Weds. 20.09.17: As Hurricane Maria sweeps through the Caribbean, Catholic daily La Croix argues that, in this "age of hurricanes", governments simply aren't doing...

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