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Bernadette Chirac says Sarkozy to run in 2017

Former French First Lady Bernadette Chirac has said that Nicolas Sarkozy will "obviously" run for the presidency in 2017. Is this confirmation of Sarkozy's already badly-concealed ambitions? Chirac also says she sent a private letter to Valérie Trierweiler in the aftermath of revelations surrounding Hollande's presumed love affair with actress Julie Gayet. This and other stories in tonight's MediaWatch.

By James CREEDON

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2018-06-18 James CREEDON

Aquarius, refugees and 'Europe's soul'

As the controversy continues over Europe's divided response to the MS Aquarius, we take a look at comment in various European media about a major faultline in European politics:...

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2018-06-15 Shona BHATTACHARYYA

Macron likes his china fancy

Emmanuel Macron is believed to have bought half a million euros worth of china for the Élysée Palace. That's ten times the figure given by the government, and it comes just days...

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2018-06-14 Shona BHATTACHARYYA

World Cup fever

The World Cup has kicked off in Russia. In this edition of MediaWatch, we talk about Robbie Williams' opening performance (and that middle finger!), the fashion sense of...

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2018-06-13 Shona BHATTACHARYYA

Aquarius: Using migrants as political pawns

The spat between France and Italy over the Aquarius boat is making waves on the internet, with cartoonists depicting the boat and its occupants as pawns being used in the...

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2018-06-12 James CREEDON

'The bromance of the century'

We take a look at comment, reactions and cartoons in the aftermath of the Trump-Kim Singapore summit.

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