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Film show: 'The Sisters Brothers' and 'Leave No Trace'

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Rapper I-NZ's 'This is Iraq': When music gets political

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Stormy Daniels's X-rated book attacks Trump's presidency - and manhood

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Polar explorer Sebastian Copeland on the 'urgency' of climate change awareness

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US-China trade war deepens as Beijing calls for global support

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Amnesty warns of 'horrific' violence in Cameroon's anglophone regions

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Maduro: Let them eat steak

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Syria: What's the deal? Russia, Turkey agree to Idlib buffer zone

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Mexico's seaweed invasion: Disaster or opportunity?

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IN THE PRESS

An overview of the stories making the French and international newspaper headlines. From Monday to Friday live at 7.20 am and 9.20 am Paris time.

Latest update : 2017-06-09

The papers: 'Theresa May's big gamble fails'

Join us as we delve into the international press reaction to the UK's snap general election, which saw the ruling Conservative party lose its parliamentary majority. Across the political spectrum, newspapers agree that Prime Minister Theresa May's gamble in calling the snap poll backfired. FRANCE 24 takes a look at what a hung parliament is, and what it means for the upcoming Brexit talks with the EU? We also take a look at the sometimes hilarious reactions on social media.

By Florence VILLEMINOT

Archives

2018-09-19 In the papers

Stormy Daniels's X-rated book attacks Trump's presidency - and manhood

IN THE PAPERS - Wednesday, September 19: The UN's latest report gives horrific details of the rape, torture and murder of Rohingya people by the Myanmar military. When will they...

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2018-09-18 In the papers

Should supermodels' catwalk strut be protected by copyright?

IN THE PAPERS - Tuesday, September 18: We look at reactions from the papers as the two Korean leaders meet for a summit aimed at avoiding "clashes and nukes". Also, the papers in...

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2018-09-17 In the papers

Berta Cáceres murder trial: Was Honduran govt involved in environmentalist's death?

IN THE PAPERS - Monday, September 17: We look ahead to a crucial meeting between Turkey and Russia to discuss the looming battle in Syria's last rebel-held province of Idlib....

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2018-09-14 In the papers

'Can you imagine de Gaulle selling mugs?' Elysée palace launches pop-up store

IN THE PAPERS - Friday, September 14: As Hurricane Florence swirls into the Southeast US, Donald Trump kicks up a storm of a different kind by denying the death toll from last...

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2018-09-13 In the papers

Protest or disrespect? Australian schoolgirl's anthem protest sparks national debate

IN THE PAPERS - Thursday, September 13: Should the Catholic Church re-evaluate celibacy among priests? That's one of the questions asked in the papers after a new report reveals...

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