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Yesterday | Reuters

Juppe joins race for French presidency in challenge to Sarkozy

Former prime minister Alain Juppe joined the race to be the presidential candidate of France's centre-right on Wednesday, posing a potential challenge both to a 2017 comeback bid by Nicolas Sarkozy and to the rise of the extreme right.

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Related Topix: France, Europe, World News, Nicolas Sarkozy, Francois Hollande

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Tehran Times

ISIL will definitely fall: Nasrallah

Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah has said he expects the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant to fall and he supports his ally Michel Aoun's candidacy for the post of president.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Pop/Rock, The Christians

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Slammed at home for his - support' of Protective Edge, Hollande criticizes Israel

Facing fierce criticism at home, by media, politicians and even in his Socialist Party for his support of Israel's right of self-defense since the beginning of Protective Edge Operation, French President Franois Hollande has made a determined effort to demonstrate his pro-Palestinian bona fides.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Terrorism,

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Jerusalem Post

After anti-Semitic riots, France wants to outlaw the Jewish Defense League

Socialist Party deputy Olivier Faure, in his letter, wondered how it is that the JDL is authorized in France, while banned in the US and Israel.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Sofia News Agency

Who Will Take Over the Bulgarian Socialist Party?

Sergey Stanishev is leaving behind a controversial legacy at Bulgaria's "hundred-year" party, BSP, an heir to the Communist-era BKP.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Time

EU Preparing Further Sanctions Against Russia After MH17 Crash

A numbered coffin carried by Dutch military personnel contains an unidentified body from the crash of MH17 on July 23, 2014 at Eindhoven airport, Netherlands.

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The Spectator

It's a bit rich for France to castigate Britain for sheltering oligarchs

The South of France is the playground of Russian oligarchs - oodles of cash, lurid boats and a lack of taste.

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Related Topix: France, Europe, World News, Francois Hollande

United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

French Socialist politician removed from party over anti-Semitic statement

A local Socialist politician from France's Lyon region was booted from the party for making statements deemed anti-Semitic.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Green Left Weekly

Belgium: Far left breakthrough in poll

Before May 25, there were no elected representatives of what is called the "radical" left in Belgium, unlike in other countries in Europe.

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Related Topix: Socialist Party (Chile)

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