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20/07/2014

French weekly magazines review 20 July 2014

President François Hollande visits Africa, infighting continues in the UMP as the scandals keep coming and there’s a warning to Israel that its policies are endangering its future ...

François Hollande meets Ivorians in Abidjan on Friday
19/07/2014 - France - Mali - Niger - Chad

Hollande in Chad ahead of Sahel anti-jihadi base launch

French President François Hollande was in Chad on Saturday in a visit to prepare the launching of a new headquarters for French forces in the Sahel region.

19/07/2014

French press review 19 July 2014

The French papers discuss the crash of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 near Ukraine’s border with Russia, Israel’s latest offensive on Gaza and give a brief mention to François ...

18/07/2014

French press review 18 July 2014

The downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur Thursday, in strife-torn east Ukraine is everyone’s front-page story this morning.

Alassane Ouattara greets François Hollande, Abidjan, 17 July 2014
17/07/2014 - France - Côte d'ivoire

Hollande in Côte d'Ivoire for talks dominated by trade

French president François Hollande flew into Abidjan in Côte d’Ivoire on Thursday morning at the start of a visit to be dominated by trade talks.

Tiken Jah Fakoly calls for African unity
06/07/2014 - World music matters

Tiken Jah Fakoly calls for African unity

Following the release of his eighth album Dernier Appel - Last Call,  Ivorian reggae star Tiken Jah Fakoly talks about using African percussion to fulfil Bob Marley's prophesy that ...

Uruguay's fans waiting for Luis Suarez's arrival outside Montevideo's international airport, 26 June 2014.
27/06/2014 - Report: Brazil World Cup 2014

Suarez, Muntari, Boateng in trouble, Algeria delivers at last

On day 15 of the World Cup we learned that key Ghana players have misbehaved, Suarez's ban is bad news for Uruguay and Algeria deliver on their promise at last.

Nigerian goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama takes on Argentina's Lionel Messi
26/06/2014 - Report: Brazil World Cup 2014

Messi makes Argentina magnificent, Nigeria to face France in knockout

On day 14 of the World Cup we learned that Argentina + Messi = very good, Nigeria will face France in the knockout, Porto Alegre police are a bit too keen, Brazilians may not love Argentines and ...

Greece's Giorgios Samaras (top) consoles Ivory Coast's Boubacar Barry after scoring a goal past Barry from a penalty kick
25/06/2014 - Report: Brazil World Cup 2014

Eliminated England needs talent, Côte d’Ivoire misses advance by one goal

On day 13 of the World Cup we learned that English football talent needs to blossom abroad, England fans aren’t making many friends, one goal steals Côte d’Ivoire’s chances ...

Luis Suarez was star of a match that saw Uruguay beat England
20/06/2014 - Report: Brazil World Cup 2014

Suarez stars for Uruguay, leaving England all but out

On day eight of the World Cup we learned that England fans fail to impress on Brazilian TV, Pele never went away, Suarez saves Uruguay as Gerrard’s header wrongfoots England’s ...

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