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'No evidence that refugee flows per se have brought insecurity', UNHCR says

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Train tickets for young people: Building a new Europe, or simply free holidays?

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G20 calls for more dialogue on escalating trade disputes

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Can sport be apolitical? Mezut Ozil quits German team over Erdogan photo

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New high-speed railway threatens Kenyan wildlife

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Senegalese court convicts 13 people in country's first mass terrorism trial

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Macron's bodyguard scandal grows

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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 : 2017-12-18

Triumph for French women's handball team: All hail 'The Fighters'

FRENCH PAPERS - Monday, Dec. 18, 2017: Le Figaro proclaims "the golden age of French handball" after the French women's team beat titleholders Norway to be crowned world champions for the second time. Papers are less impressed by the French president's latest televised interview and by the government's treatment of migrants, which one aid worker calls "torture." Plus, the homeless man who found and took €300,000 from Charles de Gaulle airport is still on the run!

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2018-07-23 Dheepthika LAURENT

Can sport be apolitical? Mezut Ozil quits German team over Erdogan photo

IN THE PAPERS - Monday, July 23: Chinese President Xi Jinping continues his Africa tour, aimed at boosting ties with the continent. Also, the French papers slam Emmanuel Macron...

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2018-07-20 Clément BONNEROT

Israel's Jewish nation-state law 'strikes blow to minorities'

IN THE PAPERS – Friday, July 20: Israeli papers are divided over a new law defining the country as the nation-state of the Jewish people. "The Israel you know has ended", says...

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2018-07-19 Clément BONNEROT

'Ortega, enough!'

IN THE PAPERS - Thursday, July 19: There's growing anger in the Nicaraguan press over ongoing violence in the country. "The repression must end", says El Nuevo Diario, accusing...

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2018-07-17 Dheepthika LAURENT

Street party, not a wake: Croatian football fans welcome home team

IN THE PAPERS - Tuesday, July 17: We look at celebrations from both France and Croatia as their respective footballers come home to a hero's welcome. And outrage and scorn after...

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2018-07-16 Dheepthika LAURENT

Les Bleus 2018: The new 'tsars' of world football

IN THE PAPERS - Monday, July 16: Many French football fans are still partying hard after Les Bleus became World Champions yesterday, beating Croatia 4-2. We take you through the...

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