Nicolas Sarkozy and Lech Kaczynski hug each other after a press conference in Warsaw

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France gets tough

Protesters against the proposed immigration lawThe newly-elected government of Nicolas Sarkozy confirmed this week that it was planning to restrict immigrant's right to bring their family to live with them in France. Human right activists and the centre left opposition are in uproar. Radio France International's Nick Champeaux reports from Paris. >>>

Slawek Szefs

Poland veto on EU voting-reform

French President Nicolas Sarkozy and Polish Prime Minister Jaroslaw Kaczynski prior to talks in WarsThe intergovernmental conference set to work out the details of a new draft of the European constitution starts next week. Poland is hardening its position on voting rights - and warning member states that it won't hesitate to use its veto power. Polish Radio External Service's Slawek Szefs in Warsaw >>>

Azariah Kiros

Smoke screen?

Stockholm's International Peace Research says too much focus on the possible possession of nuclear weapons by Iran and North Korea has diverted attention from the development of a new generation of sophisticated nuclear weapons by three countries in Europe - Russia, France and the UK. >>>

Marijke van den Berg

Dutch sex education website causes a flurry

From the site "How To Do It"A new website which explains sex - in graphic detail - to teenagers in the Netherlands has come in for both hefty criticism and loud applause. Some say it fills a niche between formal sex education at school and the pornography readily available elsewhere on the net. Others think the site is too explicit. Radio Netherlands' reporter Marijke van den Berg talked with the site's creator. >>>

Lars Bevanger

Anglicans take on Sony

From the game "Resistance: Fall of Man"The video game "Resistance: Fall of Man", pitches players against aliens in a fictional post-war Europe. But when someone realised that one of the scenes plays out in a detailed representation of Manchester Cathedral, rather than interplanetary war, Sony invoked the collective wrath of the Church of England. Deutsche Welle's Lars Bevanger reports from Manchester. >>>

Network Europe Quiz - June

Network Europe Quizhat brings us to this month's Network Europe Quiz. As we heard in the story, Europe has three Nuclear powers -Russia, France and the United kingdom - but can you name its Neutral countries And here's a clue - there's six of them! If you have the answer, send it to contact@networkeurope.org. Include your name, and where you are from. >>>

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