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Sarkozy steps into Le Monde row

Two rival consortia are battling it out for one of the world's most venerable newspapers.

France's Le Monde is facing hard times and is looking for a sizeable cash injection to restore the papers fortunes.

President Sarkozy is supporting France Telecom.

Paris correspondent Christian Fraser discusses the implications of the President's involvement.

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