The country's treatment of the US student shows its growing unpredictability.
As the Socialist Party suffers heavy losses, the new president is heading for an absolute majority in parliament.
The new French President is assembling a technocratic government.
Plus Jeremy Corbyn talks trains, drains and his allotment.
The US President's reputation took a beating, but it will take further revelations to sway his supporters.
For those of us who have watched the region for decades, this crisis did not come out of nowhere.
Even as the US president's unpopularity grows, he has the ability to up the ante of any flashpoint around the world.
The Prime Minister's speech after the London Bridge attack reflects her misguided desire for unbridled security powers.
Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are expelling Qatari citizens and cancelling flights.
Merkel may find it hard to stomach Trump but she will not be wishing away US military power from Europe with any relish.
Journalists say there were fewer examples of misinformation and distressing images.
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