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Macron breaks silence: 'Jupiter descends from Mount Olympus'

FRENCH PAPERS - Thurs. 31.08.17: Usually distant with the media, French President Emmanuel Macron grants a long interview to weekly magazine Le Point. It's timed to coincide with the government's unveiling of its highly-anticipated labour code reform - a document Le Parisien says will determine the rest of Macron's presidency. Protests against the reform are already planned, but left-wing daily Libération is disappointed by the muted and divided opposition.