The case has sparked a political storm and bolstered critics who say Macron is a lofty president out of touch with ordinary people.
Winning the soccer World Cup has turned the French into optimists, but has not boosted President Emmanuel Macron's popularity.
Macron and his wife Brigitte met the Russian leader at the Kremlin on Sunday afternoon before the match.
French President Emmanuel Macron came out Saturday in support of financial sanctions against EU countries which refuse to accept migrants.
French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on Tuesday for a joint European response to the EU's flashpoint challenge of immigration amid deep divisions in the bloc.
French President Emmanuel Macron is on Monday due to meet the young Malian migrant who scaled a Paris apartment block to save a child dangling from a balcony, sources in the Elysee Palace said.
France has been on high alert amid a series of attacks commissioned or inspired by the Islamic State militant group that have killed more than 240 people since 2015.
US President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday that he was pulling out of the landmark 2015 nuclear accord, calling it "defective at its core".
French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday said he did not know whether US President Donald Trump would stick to the 2015 Iran nuclear deal that many in the West ...
French President Emmanuel Macron arrives in Washington on Monday for a state visit likely to be dominated by differences over trade and the nuclear accord with Iran.