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South Sudan's refugee crisis has reached catastrophic proportions, the UN warns

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'Last Night in Sweden'? Trump's comment causes confusion

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Mosul Offensive: New phase in battle for Iraq's second city (part 1)

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Mosul Offensive: New phase in battle for Iraq's second city (part 2)

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Kiwi indie heroes The Naked and Famous reflect on life after 'Young Blood'

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France's election: 'The Russians are doing what they can to bring down Macron'

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North Dakota: Sioux tribe stands firm against pipeline project

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Georgian foreign minister discusses ties with EU, NATO

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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 : 2013-07-01

'US should monitor their own secret services rather than their allies'

The Guardian exclusive dominates: 'New NSA leaks show how US is bugging its European allies'. One comment from the Luxembourg Foreign Minister, speaking to Der Spiegel, is that 'the US should monitor their own secret services rather than their allies'. We look, too, at Croatian press reaction to EU membership. And at the Egyptian press reacting to nationwide anti-Morsi, anti-Muslim Brotherhood protests. We end on a piece about feminism Saudi-style.

The Independent cartoon shows the EU flag with one of the stars changed to show US President Barack Obama listening in to EU business

The Guardian has an exclusive: New NSA leaks show how US is bugging its European allies

Der Spiegel: Spying 'Out of Control': EU Official Questions Trade Negotiations

Poslovni Dnevnik: Croatia joins EU without euphoria

Asarq al-Awsat: Morsi has not saved himself, his group or Egypt

Daily Mail: Feminism Saudi-style - Hundreds turn out do discuss women in society but not a single member of the audience is female




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