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Jacob Zuma corruption scandal: influence-peddling inquiry opens

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MEDIAWATCH

#MeToo accuser is accused in turn

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BUSINESS DAILY

Greece turns the page on eight years of bailout programmes

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THE DEBATE

Venezuela's Meltdown

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'A lot of IS group fighters are underground,' says US-led coalition spokesman

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Surviving hyperinflation in Venezuela

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IN THE PRESS

'A #MeToo leader made deal with her own accuser'

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INSIDE THE AMERICAS

Indigenous peoples: Fighting discrimination

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MIDDLE EAST MATTERS

From Turkey to Iran: (re)inventing kebab

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IN THE PRESS

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 : 2017-09-12

War on drugs: 'Have Filipinos lost their consciences?'

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Tues. 12.09.17: Hurricane Irma has wreaked havoc in Florida but The Washington Post says "it could have been much worse". In the Philippines, the war on drugs is killing thousands, including teenagers. The Manilla Bulletin asks whether Filipinos "have lost their consciences". Also, as the conflict in Syria ends, L'Orient-Le Jour says the Arab Spring has failed to bring about change. Finally, Australians are urged to eat more kangaroo meat in order to control the population.

By Clément BONNEROT

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2018-08-20 Alison SARGENT

'A #MeToo leader made deal with her own accuser'

Monday, August 20, 2018: The New York Times reports that Italian actress Asia Argento paid $380,000 to a former co-star who accused her of sexually assaulting him in a hotel room...

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2018-08-10 Alison SARGENT

‘Space Farce’? Alternative logos for new US military branch flood social media

IN THE PAPERS - Friday, August 10: After Israel and Hamas agree to a ceasefire in Gaza, the New York Times wonders if the flare-up of violence was a negotiating tactic for a...

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2018-08-09 Alison SARGENT

Male cheerleaders make their debut in the NFL

IN THE PAPERS - Thursday, August 9: Overnight air strikes in Gaza share front pages in Israel with the ongoing debate over the country's controversial new nation-state law. We...

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2018-08-07 Solange MOUGIN

'And the heat goes on...'

IN THE PAPERS - Monday, August 6: We take a look at how the press is covering the seemingly never-ending heatwave that’s hitting Europe. We also see how the Iranian press is...

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2018-08-08 Laurent BERSTECHER

Joseph Kabila approaches ‘moment of truth’ as deadline to name successor looms

IN THE PAPERS – Wednesday, August 8: Today we take a look at Joseph Kabila’s “moment of truth”, with the DRC president set to either name a successor or announce his intention to...

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