Le Courrier

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Le Courrier
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Type Daily newspaper
Founded 5 January 1868; 149 years ago (1868-01-05)[1]
Political alignment Roman Catholic (1868–1996)
Independent (since 1996)
Language French
Headquarters Geneva, Switzerland
ISSN 1424-1404
OCLC number 714986559
Website lecourrier.ch (in French)

Le Courrier (literally "The Mail") is a Swiss French-language daily newspaper, published in Geneva.

Founded on 5 January 1868,[1] it was originally supported by the Roman Catholic Church, but has been completely independent since 1996.

Mainly focused on Geneva, the newspaper is trying to expand into other cantons in Romandy.[citation needed]

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  1. ^ a b Staff (n.d.). "Historique du Courrier" [History of The Mail]. Le Courrier (in French). Retrieved 30 July 2012. 

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