The French government has defended the bank BNP Paribas after reports it was set for a fine of $10 billion from US regulators for breaching sanctions. The French President, according to reports, has written to Barack Obama to say the penalty is unfair. Also today, how some French jobseekers are looking abroad for work as unemployment hits a record high.
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