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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.

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Latest update : 2012-12-27

'Bashar al-Assad: Person of the year 2012' (Le Monde)

IN THE FRENCH PAPERS, 26/12/12: With cynicism and cruelty as their criteria, Le Monde says Bashar al-Assad is person of the year 2012. The paper predicts he won’t see through to the end of 2013. Meanwhile, le Parisien explores how France extreme right National Front party is turning to trade unions for new recruits.

 

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2014-04-16 Ukraine

A "caretaker" government

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Weds. 16.04.14: International papers focus on the upcoming Presidential election in Algeria, divisions in Germany over which side to pick in the Ukraine...

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2014-04-16 François Hollande

Back to the future

FRENCH PAPERS - Weds. 16.04.14: Le Figaro suspends reality and imagines what would happen if the 2012 Presidential race were held today. The conservative paper predicts that...

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2014-04-15 Vladimir Putin

The gloves are off in the Socialist Party

FRENCH PAPERS - Tues. 15.04.14: French papers react to unrest in Ukraine and the upcoming European elections. The Socialists are afraid of another flop at the ballot box while...

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2014-04-15 Ukraine

How spontaneous are the pro-Russia protests?

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Tues. 15.04.14: International papers focus on tensions in Ukraine, the deadly bombing in Nigeria and tributes to the victims of the Boston Marathon...

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2014-04-14 Vladimir Putin

'Most people in Ukraine are neither loyal Russians nor fascists'

We look at reactions in the Belgian, German, Ukraine, Russian, British and US press to events in eastern Ukraine. Tension is escalating, diplomacy fraught. James Meek in Kiev...

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