North Carolina's 'bathroom bill': Everybody hates Charlotte

IN THE INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Thursday, December 22: After revelations that the Berlin truck attack suspect was already known to authorities, many newspapers wonder if it’s time for Germany to make an overhaul of its strict privacy laws which, among other restrictions, prevent video surveillance of public spaces. And in North Carolina, efforts fail to repeal the so-called “bathroom bill” that passed into law earlier this year. Finally, a sunbathing seal pup captures the hearts of New Zealanders!