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İstanbul looks to Paris for key to successful urban transformation 18 mars 2012

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Today’s Zaman (Turkey) 18 March 2012, p. 2

Latifa Akay, İstanbul

“The word impossible is not French,” the French leader Napoleon penned in a letter to General Jean Le Marois in 1813. Close to two centuries later and it is likely that the current French President Nicolas Sarkozy was reading from the same page as his bold predecessor when he devised the idea of his “Grand Paris” project in 2007 (suite…)