'US-Approved Arms for Libyan Rebels Fell Into Jihadis' Hands'

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Thu Dec 6 2012, 08:42:53

IN THE WORLD PAPERS, 06/12/12: Unrest in Egypt is continuing to get a lot of attention in the international press today after several people were killed in clashes between opponents and supporters of President Mohamed Morsi. Meanwhile, an article in the New York Times looks back at the crisis in Libya with some rather alarming revelations. And China Daily says Hillary Clinton's successor has big shoes to fill.

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