French MP's financial woes dampen ruling party's credibility
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This week, a trade minister fired for tax irregularities is now said to have forgotten to pay his rent for the last three years. It's an omission that is likely to further damage the Socialist government. Next, Muslim leaders in Paris call for solidarity with Christians in the Middle East, signing a joint declaration condemning jihad as contrary to the true values of Islam.
And the longest-running French soap opera celebrates ten years on air. "Plus Belle La vie" continues to attract millions of viewers.