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GOP candidates: strangers to the truth?

Thursday's international pick of the press focuses on the US election - why Republican candidates' statements don't quite tally with the truth, and the challenges Obama needs to address in his big jobs speech


The New York Times picks the factual holes in Republican candidates' statements in last night's debate, while the Huffington Post looks at the skeletons in Rick Perry's closet.

The New Yorker has some advice for Obama ahead of the big jobs speech.

The Guardian looks at protests by 9/11 firefighters - becasue the federal government won't pay for their cancer care.

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