Latest update: 04/12/2012
'Church outraged by Duflot's provocative statement'
IN THE FRENCH PAPERS, 04/12/12: Libération has a special report from inside Aleppo and pays tribute to the Syrian people's courage. Meanwhile, Catholic paper La Croix explores how the Church is reacting to controversial comments Cécile Duflot made yesterday. Duflot, the housing minister, threatened to requisition vacant buildings that belong to the Church for emergency shelters. Finally, the Louvre opens an "art mine" in Lens.