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July 13, 2017, 7:49 PM EDT
“Something could happen with respect to the Paris accord,” President Trump told reporters in the French capital on Thursday, in reference to the international climate agreement that he withdrew from six weeks ago, to the dismay of governments around the world.
July 2, 2017, 7:30 PM EDT
John Bolton, former ambassador to the United States and undersecretary for arms control and international security, addresses the NCRI’s ‘Free Iran’ rally in Paris on July 1, 2017.
June 28, 2017, 7:56 PM EDT
Visiting Paris for an environmental meeting last week, former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger made a brief selfie video with French President Emmanuel Macron, who in an indirect dig at President Trump spoke about a push to “make the planet great again.”
June 22, 2017, 9:46 PM EDT
With a focus on the fight against terrorism, France’s new government is reaching out to Russia in line with President Emmanuel Macron’s call late last month for a new start after several chilly years.
June 15, 2017, 8:32 PM EDT
Giant Internet companies could face large fines if they do not quickly remove online material that promotes terrorism and extremism, under a new joint plan announced by the British and French governments.
June 7, 2017, 11:36 PM EDT
French President Emmanuel Macron has unveiled a special taskforce to enhance the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS/ISIL) in a country that has been in the terrorist group’s crosshairs.
June 1, 2017, 8:44 PM EDT
Pro-Kremlin media outlets hit back at criticism by French President Emmanuel Macron, who surprised observers by labeling two organizations as propaganda agencies – while standing alongside President Vladimir Putin.
May 25, 2017, 1:42 AM EDT
The new French president is due to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday for a historical commemoration that comes at a time of uncertainty in relations between the two countries.
May 18, 2017, 10:52 PM EDT
New French President Emmanuel Macron has chosen as his first destination outside of Europe Mali, a former colony where French troops have been fighting Islamist insurgents for four years.
May 10, 2017, 9:12 PM EDT
Ahead of his inauguration on Sunday, French President-elect Emmanuel Macron has underlined priorities including the economy, and dealing with immigration, security and international relations, especially with other European Union partners and the United States.
May 4, 2017, 8:19 PM EDT
President Obama threw his support Thursday behind independent French presidential hopeful Emmanuel Macron, in an unusual endorsement of a candidate in a key ally’s election just three days before voters go to the polls.
April 27, 2017, 2:02 AM EDT
With less than two weeks to go until French voters decide between independent presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron and far-right populist Marine le Pen, prominent politicians from across the political spectrum continue to throw their support behind Macron for the May 7 runoff.
April 20, 2017, 7:14 PM EDT
The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS/ISIL) claimed responsibility for the killing of a policeman in Paris’ Champs Elysées Thursday night, adding to concerns that terrorists may try to disrupt the first round of France’s presidential election on Sunda
April 12, 2017, 8:58 PM EDT
Far right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen’s rivals have slammed her for comments on the deportation of Jews from France during World War II, although polls have not yet given signs whether the incident will damage her chances in the looming election.
April 6, 2017, 8:38 PM EDT
A long-simmering scandal over claims that a large European cement company collaborated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS/ISIL) is receiving new attention, after two candidates in the French presidential election raised it in this week’s candidates’ debate.
March 29, 2017, 3:08 AM EDT
With less than a month to go before the first round of the French presidential elections, the 11 candidates differ widely in their views on relations with the United States and Russia, globalization, and the role and future of the European Union.
March 29, 2017, 3:08 AM EDT
With less than a month to go before the first round of the French presidential elections, the 11 candidates differ widely in their views on relations with the United States and Russia, globalization, and the role and future of the European Union.
March 23, 2017, 8:36 PM EDT
Seeking support from overseas voters ahead of next month’s crucial French presidential election, National Front candidate Marine Le Pen has visited Chad, meeting with French soldiers stationed in the former colony to fight radical Islamists
March 16, 2017, 6:46 PM EDT
An advisory ruling by the European Union’s highest court on the wearing of religious attire at work comes amid a French presidential campaign that has seen candidates differ on how to balance the country’s secular principles with religious freedom.
March 9, 2017, 7:36 PM EST
One week before the deadline for France’s presidential hopefuls to officially lodge their candidacies, the center-right Républicains candidate is seeking to reboot his campaign in the face of new media claims of past misdeeds.