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EU votes as far right seeks blow to Macron

EU votes as far right seeks blow to Macron

Slovaks and Latvians cast their ballots in EU elections on Saturday as the far right hoped to clinch major gains and deny a pro-Europe victory to French President Emmanuel Macron.

Erdogan slams Macron over 'Armenia genocide' remembrance

Erdogan slams Macron over 'Armenia genocide' remembrance

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan upped his war of words Saturday with French counterpart Emmanuel Macron for creating a day of remembrance for the 1915 Armenian "genocide".

French police clash with yellow vests protesters in Strasbourg

French police clash with yellow vests protesters in Strasbourg

French police fired tear gas to push back protesters who tried to march towards the European Parliament building in the eastern city of Strasbourg on the 25th consecutive weekend of protests against President Emmanuel Macron's policies.

Macron to respond to national debate sparked by Yellow Vest protests

Macron to respond to national debate sparked by Yellow Vest protests

Five months after the Yellow Vest protest movement kicked off in France, President Emmanuel Macron was due on Monday to announce the first measures he plans to bring in to assuage the demands ...

Macron receives envoy's credentials

Macron receives envoy's credentials

French President Emmanuel Macron received the credentials of Qatar's ambassador, HE Sheikh Ali bin Jassim al-Thani.

Clashes erupt in 'yellow vest' protests as Macron prepares policy moves

Clashes erupt in 'yellow vest' protests as Macron prepares policy moves

‘Yellow vest’ demonstrators clashed with riot police in the French city of Toulouse on Saturday as President Emmanuel Macron prepares a series of policy announcements aimed at quelling 22 consecutive weekends ...

Macron's party favours pensions boost for poorest amid protests

Macron's party favours pensions boost for poorest amid protests

France should link pension rises for the poorest retirees with inflation again, the head of President Emmanuel Macron's ruling party said on Sunday ...

Macron says 'time has come' for British to make Brexit choices

Macron says 'time has come' for British to make Brexit choices

French President Emmanuel Macron said Wednesday that the ‘time has come’ for British leaders to decide on how the country will leave the EU, amid indications that London might seek to delay Brexit ...

France's Macron welcomes US reversal on keeping troops in Syria

France's Macron welcomes US reversal on keeping troops in Syria

French President Emmmanuel Macron on Monday welcomed the United States' decision to leave American troops in Syria, a reversal by US President Donald Trump ...

French 'yellow vests' keep up pressure on unrepentant Macron

French 'yellow vests' keep up pressure on unrepentant Macron

French 'yellow vest' protesters marched through Paris and other cities on Saturday to highlight their struggle to make ends meet, a day after President Emmanuel Macron's government hardened its stance against them.

France's Macron says deeply regrets Trump decision on troops in Syria

France's Macron says deeply regrets Trump decision on troops in Syria

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday he deeply regretted U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria.

Macron calls off trip to kick-start Yellow Vest talks

Macron calls off trip to kick-start Yellow Vest talks

French President Emmanuel Macron has called off a planned visit to the south of France in order to kick-start a major public debate he promised in response to the Yellow Vest protest movement ...