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French strikes over Macron's reforms cripple public services

Added: 22.05.2018 12:26 | 2 views | 0 comments

France's public services ground to a halt Tuesday as civil servants across the country went on strike against President Emmanuel Macron's proposed economic reforms.

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French film director Luc Besson accused of rape

Added: 20.05.2018 15:20 | 2 views | 0 comments

A rape investigation has been launched against one of France's best-known film directors, Luc Besson, the Paris prosecutor's office told CNN on Saturday.

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UK island to vote on assisted dying bill

Added: 15.05.2018 18:50 | 3 views | 0 comments

A small island 30 miles off the coast of France could soon become the first place in the British Isles to legalize medically assisted suicide.

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At least 2 killed in 3 church explosions in Indonesia

Added: 13.05.2018 3:20 | 3 views | 0 comments

Explosions rocked three different churches in Indonesia on Sunday morning, killing at least two people and injuring 13, Frans Barung Mangera, the East Java Police spokesman chief commissioner, said in a briefing to reporters broadcast on Indonesia's Metro TV.

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Attacker yells 'Allahu Akbar,' stabs five in Paris before police take him down

Added: 13.05.2018 0:26 | 3 views | 0 comments

The person who stabbed five people in Paris on Saturday night, killing one, yelled the Arabic phrase "Allahu Akbar," meaning "God is great," during the attack, city prosecutor François Molins told reporters at the scene.

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Deal 'not dead': France's Macron to attempt to salvage deal

Added: 09.05.2018 10:44 | 6 views | 0 comments

France's foreign minister has insisted the Iran nuclear deal "is not dead" after the US withdrew from the pact, and said French President Emmanuel Macron would call Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday to discuss how to salvage the agreement.

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World reacts: Leaders vent frustration with Trump's decision

Added: 08.05.2018 22:00 | 6 views | 0 comments

For months, leaders from France, Germany and the United Kingdom -- key signatories to the six-nation negotiating group that brokered the 2015 Obama-era Iran deal -- had tried to persuade US President Donald Trump to stay or renegotiate the deal.

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Trump angers France and Britain with his NRA speech

Added: 06.05.2018 3:29 | 11 views | 0 comments

US President Donald Trump took aim at two of America's closest allies in a speech at the NRA convention, saying strict gun laws failed to prevent the 2015 terrorist attacks in Paris and highlighting a purported increase in knife violence in London.

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Trump's backslapping diplomacy gives way to sterner talks with Merkel

Added: 27.04.2018 21:09 | 7 views | 0 comments

President Donald Trump's backslapping diplomacy with France's President Emmanuel Macron gave way to an altogether more businesslike encounter with another European ally, Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany, at the White House on Friday.

Frida Ghitis: Why Macron couldn't keep his hands off Trump

Added: 26.04.2018 0:05 | 9 views | 0 comments

It looked like a Mission Impossible. The French President came to Washington with the conflicting goals of simultaneously seducing President Trump -- whose concept of love demands effusive public displays of affection -- and the people of the United States, most of whom, according to polls, are not quite in love with their President. Making the French President's job even more complicated, he had to worry about the audiences at home in Europe, particularly in France, where Trump is even more unpopular than in the United States.

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