Bipolar Politics

FRENCH PAPERS, Mon. 11/06/12: French papers react to the results of the first round of parliamentary elections. Left-leaning Libération applauds the power boost given to the Socialist party. Right-leaning Figaro, meanwhile, warns voters not to give the Socialists a blank check in the second round.


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Some articles from today’s French press review:
Libération: “Outline”
Le “Why Mélenchon failed”
Le Figaro: “Bayrou faces a tough uphill battle”
Les Echos: “Back to bipolar politics”

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