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French government dampens Corsican nationalists' autonomy hopes

Published on: Tue, 12 Dec 2017 13:38:27 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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PARIS (Reuters) - France's government on Tuesday ruled out major concessions towards autonomy sought by Corsica's nationalists after they won a regional election, but said it was open to talks that took account of the island's distinctive character.

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