Tag: Emmanuel Macron

Macron warns of possible lockdown amid ‘exponential’ rise in Covid-19 cases

French President Emmanuel Macron warned that another nationwide lockdown may be put in place in light of what the country’s health ministry described as an ‘exponential’ rise in Covid-19 cases.

Turkey says Macron suffers ‘eclipse of the mind’ over Libya

Turkey hit back on Tuesday at French criticism of its intervention in Libya.

Two killed in a knife attack in south-east France

France's anti-terrorism prosecutor's office will investigate a knife attack in the southeastern French town of Romans-sur-Isère on Saturday in which a man killed two people and wounded five.

Macron to farmers: France stood firm on EU farm budget

European Union leaders failed on Friday to agree on a next seven-year budget, as a funding shortfall created by Britain's departure sharpened debate over spending priorities.

France resists EU membership talks for North Macedonia and Albania

French President Emmanuel Macron refused on Friday to let North Macedonia start talks on joining the European Union and led a group...

Macron cries foul as EU lawmakers snub French pick for industry...

French President Emmanuel Macron insisted Sylvie Goulard was the victim of a "political game" on Thursday after France's choice to be the...

‘I’m clean’, Macron’s EU candidate says over corruption claims

Sylvie Goulard, France's choice to be the next head of European Union industrial policy, on Wednesday denied wrongdoing during her time as...

France bids farewell to ex-president Chirac

World leaders, past and present, stood in silence in Paris on Monday at a funeral service for Jacques Chirac, the French leader...

France’s far-right Marion Marechal convinced of rising to power one day

The niece of French far-right leader Marine Le Pen said on Saturday she was convinced her ideas would carry her to power...

Italy and France agree migrants must be distributed around the EU

The European Union must introduce a new, automatic system of taking in migrants saved from the Mediterranean, the leaders of Italy and...