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French press review 13 February 2016

Right-wing critics say the newly-appointed government of cohesion has already come unstuck.

French press review 12 February 2016

Gravitational waves exist and so do black holes. The new French foreign minister is the old French prime minister, Jean-Marc Ayrault.

French press review 11 February 2016

The Paris transport system is on the verge of collapse. Either users pay more or they will have to get used to breakdowns, delays, cancellations and overcrowding.
Leaving the Elysee Palace, Fabius tells the press he had taken part in his last cabinet meeting, 10 February, 2016
10/02/2016 - FRANCE - POLITICS

French foreign minister Fabius says he's leaving government

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said Wednesday that he was leaving the government.

French press review 10 February 2016

French farmers are angry. So are French socialists. And there's a lot of simmering anger in Tunisia too.
President François Hollande
09/02/2016 - France - Politics

Hollande likely to shake-up Cabinet

French President Francois Hollande is expected to set in motion Wednesday a government reshuffle aimed at boosting his appeal to voters ahead of a bid for a second term in 2017.

French press review 9 February 2016

No surprises in today's French press.

French press review 8 February 2016

A possible cabinet reshuffle, a mistake made by the International Criminal Court, a school in the Calais Jungle and... Kim Strangelove.

French weekly magazine review 7 February 2016

Lots and lots of different opinions in this week's French weeklies. While Le Point criticises British Premier David Cameron, L'Obs is concerned about the state of French schools.

French press review 5 February 2016

The French press talks about identity this morning. In La Croix's case it's about France, and in Libération it's about the Front National.