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tournant de la rigueur

English translation: austerity watershed

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11:21 Nov 18, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Government / Politics
French term or phrase: tournant de la rigueur
Il a démissionné pour protester contre le tournant de la rigueur.
Yannick MARCHEGAY
France
Local time: 20:02
English translation:austerity watershed
Explanation:
Traduction officielle sur le site du Quai d'Orsay! On pourrait également dire "the introduction of belt-tightening (or austerity) policies".
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VBaby
Local time: 19:02
Grading comment
Merci beaucoup. Les Français diront ce qu'ils veulent sur les Suisses... :o)
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austerity watershed


Explanation:
Traduction officielle sur le site du Quai d'Orsay! On pourrait également dire "the introduction of belt-tightening (or austerity) policies".


    Reference: http://www.france.diplomatie.fr/france/gb/histoire/histoire0...
VBaby
Local time: 19:02
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Merci beaucoup. Les Français diront ce qu'ils veulent sur les Suisses... :o)
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