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An overview of the stories making the French and international newspaper headlines. From Monday to Friday live at 7.20 am and 9.20 am Paris time.

Latest update : 2013-02-05

The guardians of Timbuktu’s treasures

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Tues. 05/02/13: The New York Times tells the heartwarming tale of the guardians of Timbuktu’s treasures. They managed to save the majority of ancient manuscripts from the flames of the Islamists. Also, the Wall Street Journal gets hacked, a high-profile divorce case could change women’s rights in China and King Richard III’s body is found nearly 500 years after his death.

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Some articles from today’s international press review:  
 
INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE:  “Wary by habit, Timbuktu hid its treasures”
 
WALL STREET JOURNAL: “Barbarians at the Digital Gate”
 
CHINA DAILY: “Domestic violence”
 

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2018-02-23 radicalisation

A Plan to Get Rid of Radical Islam in France

FRENCH PAPERS- Fri. 23.02.18: The French papers are discussing the Macron govermnment’s plan to stop the religious radicalization in some communities. We also discuss Macron’s...

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2018-02-23 gun control

‘NRA’s Answer to Guns: More Guns’

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS- Fri. 23.02.18: We take a look at Donald Trump’s call to arm teachers in US schools. The issue of gun control is deeply dividing the American people and the...

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2018-02-22 Donald Trump

Donald Trump's cheat sheet

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Thurs. 22.02.18: The growing #neveragain movement takes the Florida capital, and the US papers discuss how Donald Trump came across at a meeting with the...

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2018-02-22 Syria

'Powerless in Syria' or 'Complicit in the bombings'?

FRENCH PAPERS - Thurs. 22.02.18: We look at how the French papers are covering the bombings in Syria's Eastern Ghouta as well as the death of two French soldiers in Mali. We also...

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2018-02-21 Syria

Royal gatecrasher! Queen Elizabeth attends London Fashion Week

IN THE WORLD PAPERS - Wednesday, February 21: There's anger, horror and disbelief from the press after the latest air strikes demolish the Syrian neighbourhood of Eastern Ghouta....

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