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11/03/2014

French press review 11 March 2014

Thousands of French people face having their power cut off. A Nobel prizewinner condemns Japan's nuclear policy.

06/03/2014

French press review 06 March 2014

Patrick Buisson, former presidential advisor to Nicolas Sarkozy, dominates this morning's front pages.

A Japanese jet fighter flies over the Senkaku/Diaoyu islands
09/01/2014 - France - Japan

Japan, France discuss arms, Africa at two+two talks in Paris

Japan’s defence and foreign ministers were in Paris on Thursday to talk with their French counterparts about regional security, a first step towards future joint military equipment ...

Situation remains complex at Fukushima plant
05/12/2013 - World news explained

Situation remains complex at Fukushima plant

United Nations nuclear experts have praised Japan for making progress on shutting down the crippled Fukushima plant, but have warned the situation there remains very complex.

02/12/2013

French press review 2 December 2013

The debate about working on Sunday dominates this Monday morning's front pages.

China air and sea tensions
29/11/2013 - World news explained

China air and sea tensions

Japan and South Korea have defied a Chinese edict to report any air travel through a newly declared air defence zone in the East China Sea.

Australia and Japan begin legal fight over whaling
27/06/2013 - World news explained

Australia and Japan begin legal fight over whaling

Public hearings started in The Hague yesterday as Australia and Japan take their fight over whaling to the International Court of Justice (ICJ), the UN's top court.

François Hollande in Tokyo on Friday
08/06/2013 - Japan - France

President François Hollande tells Japan the eurozone crisis is over

During a speech on his last day in Japan to business leaders, French President François Hollande said the eurozone debt crisis is over, but admitted efforts are still needed to boost the ...

07/06/2013

French press review 7 June 2013

The French dailies are dominated by reactions to the death on Thursday of a teenaged far-left French activist after a fight with far-right skinheads in Paris.

Japan pledges 25 billion euros at Yokohama's African development conference
03/06/2013 - African news explained

Japan pledges 25 billion euros at Yokohama's African development conference

Around 50 African leaders took part in a 3-day conference on African development which ends today in the Japanese city of Yokohama. Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says his country is ...

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