INTERNATIONAL PRESS – Weds. 07/01/14: Papers in the US focus on what authorities are calling the largest fraud ever perpetrated against the Social Security disability system. Meanwhile, in Spain, King Juan Carlos’s youngest daughter is to appear in court over accusations of fraud and money-laundering. And two US rappers release a rap video filmed in Pyongyang - just in time for Kim Jong-un’s 30th birthday.
Live from the newsroom, we provide an overview of the stories making the French and international newspaper headlines. From Monday to Friday at 7.20 am and 9.20 am Paris time.
If the French public is supportive of a ban on Pro-Palestinian protests, it’s because of the potential for violence, and the rise in the number of anti-Semitic incidents.
2014-07-22 Malaysia Airlines flight MH17
Anger at the rising death toll in Gaza has prompted some to ask for a stop to graphic postings, while others fear censorship. And with Russia suporting the UN Security Council...
Fears of a spill-over of Israeli-Palestinian hostilities onto French soil, but will the big visit of faith leaders to the Elysée calm tensions?
2014-07-21 Israeli-Palestinian conflict
An overview of the French newspaper headlines: Violence in Paris after two pro-Palestinian marches are banned. Meanwhile, the death toll rises in Gaza.
INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Fri. 18.07.14: Papers across the world react to the ground offensive launched by Israel against Palestinian militants in the Gaza strip.