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Freed Tunisian journalist seeks Sarkozy

Freed Tunisian journalist seeks Sarkozy
 
Reuters

Monday marks World Press Freedom Day and at the offices of Reporters Without Borders in Paris they are marking the occasion with a special visit by dissident Tunisian journalist Taoufik Ben Brik. He recently spent six months in prison for what he says are politically motivated charges. Now he is looking for help from French President Nicolas Sarkozy and says he will challenge Tunisian President Ben Ali in 2014’s presidential polls.

  • Demand outpaces supply in Paris housing market

    Demand outpaces supply in Paris housing market

    Housing remains an ongoing issue in France. The French government recently announced plans to double the amount of student housing in the next few years, to reach 700,000 …

  • Artists, curators protest at culture cuts

    Artists, curators protest at culture cuts

    The exhibition Manet, the Man Who Invented Modern Art at Paris's Musée d'Orsay is expected to pack in the crowds. But French curators and artists complain that lavish …

  • French state resists Muslims' calls to police halal fraud

    French state resists Muslims' calls to police halal fraud

    As France's ruling party debates secularism, Muslim groups are calling on the state to introduce rules to stamp out fraud involving sloppy halal practices. But inspectors  …

  • Muslims study French secularism

    Muslims study French secularism

    A France's ruling UMP debates secularism, a group of French Muslims study the French tradition of separating religion and the state. 

  • French anti-racist watchdog swallowed by Rights Defender

    French anti-racist watchdog swallowed by Rights Defender

    The fight against racial discrimination in France is far from won, many campaigners say, but the country's official watchdog is being wound up and its duties taken over …

  • Debate on Islam divides Sarkozy's party

    Debate on Islam divides Sarkozy's party

    After polling badly in last weekend's local elections, Nicholas Sarkozy's ruling UMP party is divided over a proposed debate on secularism - or laicité. It is set to …

  • Is the extreme right on the rise in France?

    Is the extreme right on the rise in France?

    After they polled at 15 per cent in the first round of last weekend's cantonal elections, all eyes were on how the far-right National Front party would do in the second …

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