Latest update: 15/03/2013
- China - Iran - Pope Francis - Syria - Xi Jinping
Pope’s former childhood sweetheart speaks out
China Daily says it has high hopes for the next ten years to come as Xi Jinping becomes President. Meanwhile the Guardian focuses on Syria: France and the UK want to arm the rebels, while Israeli intelligence says Iran is arming pro-Assad troops. And the pope’s childhood sweetheart speaks out about her former flame.
Some articles from today’s international press review:
CHINA DAILY: “Hopes high for new era”
GUARDIAN: “The journey starts”
INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE: “An outsider who is ‘Italo-compatible’”