In the final presidential TV debate, Obama appears to have gained the edge over his rival with the best "zinger". When Romney said the US navy had fewer ships than at any time since almost a century ago, Obama riposted: "Well, Governor, we also have fewer horses and bayonets". That lit up the Twittersphere, and is our focus for this look at press reaction to the debate this Tuesday 23rd October, 2012.
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.
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:...