Tag: Macron

Macron says France will be among first to get Sanofi vaccine

Sanofi, which is hosting a virtual research and development event, and GSK had said in April the vaccine, if successful, would be available in the second half of 2021.

France’s Macron to press West African leaders over Sahel insurgency

President Emmanuel Macron will press five West African leaders on Monday to denounce anti-French sentiment in their countries over Paris's handling of an insurgency by Islamist militants, or risk France withdrawing troops from the region.

France’s Macron calls on Johnson to clarify Brexit

French President Emmanuel Macron pressed British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday to clarify his country's position over Brexit after Johnson lost...

France’s Macron embraces high-risk diplomacy at EU’s expense

Just as the United States is seeking less frosty ties with the new leaders of the European Union, French President Emmanuel Macron...

Bolsonaro fiddles while the Amazon burns

While the world expresses its concern, albeit rather lethargically, over the devastation which the wildfires are causing in the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro...

Macron’s party to join liberal group ALDE

The seats for Renaissance, supported by Modem and French president's Emmanuel Macron's La République en Marche (LREM), are to be calculated according to the...

EU Elections: Issues at stake in various member states

This election weekend where, besides Malta, countries are exercising their democratic right to elect their MEPs. Some, like the UK have already voted while...

Update: Battle rages for Libya’s capital, airport bombed

A warplane attacked Tripoli's only functioning airport on Monday as eastern forces advancing on the Libyan capital disregarded international appeals for a truce in the latest...

Turnout falters but France’s ‘yellow vest’ protests rumble on

France's "yellow vest" demonstrators kept numerous roads across the country blocked on Saturday as groups of protesters marched in city centres, but the anti-government...

In solemn Paris ceremony, Macron leads global WW1 Armistice commemorations

President Emmanuel Macron led tributes to the millions of soldiers killed during World War One on Sunday, holding an emotional ceremony in Paris attended...