It's 'la rentrée politique'. Politicians are back at work even though many French are still away (their 'rentrée' is early September). Papers argue that French President François Hollande will have to show his mettle from this point on because he and his ministers can no longer blame the previous administration for the country's economic woes. And, Egypt too dominates front pages. Join us for this Monday's look at what the French papers are saying.
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Les Echos editorial on the ‘rentrée politique’. Ministers are back at work this Monday.
La Parisien-Aujourd’hui-en-France editorial : ‘Tightropé’
Libération on events in Egypt: ‘The West short-circuited by Middle Eastern powers’
L’Humanité on events in Egypt : ‘EU in search of a common position’