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Obama's 'compliment' comes back like a political boomerang

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Weds. 08/04/13: International papers focus on sectarian clashes in Egypt between Muslims and Copts, the risk of an outbreak of bird flu in China, a "compliment" Obama made that critics say was sexist, and Beyonce and Jay Z’s controversial anniversary trip to Cuba.


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Some articles from today’s international press review:

INDEPENDENT:  “The minority who are an easy target in tough times”
CHINA DAILY:  “Fight against bird flu”
INDEPENDENT: “Hollande tried to be different. But he looks doomed to fail”
WASHINGTON POST: “An act of political malpractice”

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