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Latest update : 2013-08-19

Egypt: 'We might as well just pray'

We look at cartoons and analysis on Egypt where the death toll mounts from day to day. A comment piece in The New York Times says 'Let our client go', another in The Independent says 'We might as well just pray'. We also look at the detention of Glenn Greenwald's partner at Heathrow airport in London on Sunday. Greenwald broke the Edward Snowden revelations about NSA mass surveillance. The Guardian journalist is defiant, saying his partner's detention will 'embolden' him.

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Bangkok Post cartoon

International Herald Tribune cartoon

New York Times comment piece on Egypt: ‘Let our client go’

The Independent comment piece on Egypt: ‘We might as well just pray’

The Guardian on detention of partner of Guardian journalist Glenn Greenwald

South China Morning Post on a Beijing car maker that has registered ‘Snowden’ as a trade mark

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2014-08-27 French economy

'Macron Economics'

FRENCH PAPERS - Weds. 27.08.14: The leading story in the French press today is yesterday's cabinet reshuffle. According to a poll in Le Parisien, most French people welcome the...

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2014-08-27 tourism

'The capital of sex, drugs, alcohol, trash and trashy tourism'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Weds. 27.08.14: Papers across the world focus on a long-term ceasefire agreement between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip. Also, the...

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2014-08-26 French economy

'Irreconcilable differences'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Tues. 26.08.14: The French government is dissolved and a full reshuffle announced. Papers across the world react to this political upheaval. Who is...

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2014-08-26 French economy

'Crisis in the ranks'

FRENCH PAPERS - Tues. 26.08.14: The current political crisis is gripping the French press today. Papers focus on the major rift between President François Hollande and outgoing...

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2014-08-25 Barack Obama

Prime suspect 'Jihadi John'

The British papers are leading on the hunt for a jihadist thought to be the murderer of US journalist James Foley. One UK MP and a former archbishop are calling for British...

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