Macron and Putin to talk as Ukraine front line grows more volatile

Macron and Putin to talk as Ukraine front line grows more volatile

French President Emmanuel Macron will call Russia's Vladimir Putin on Sunday to try to avert what Western powers predict will be an imminent invasion of Ukraine.

Macron kept at distance from Putin after refusing Covid test

Macron kept at distance from Putin after refusing Covid test

Russia on Friday said French President Emmanuel Macron was made to sit at an enormously long table for his talks with Vladimir Putin because he refused to take a Kremlin-performed Covid test.

French president leaves Doha

French president leaves Doha

French President Emmanuel Macron left Doha Saturday after a working visit to the country.

France's Macron tells Britain to 'get serious' on Channel migrant crisis

France's Macron tells Britain to 'get serious' on Channel migrant crisis

French President Emmanuel Macron told Britain on Friday it needed to "get serious" or remain locked out of discussions over how to curb the flow of migrants escaping war and poverty across the Channel.

Messages from Macron to Morrison leaked amid submarine deal row

Messages from Macron to Morrison leaked amid submarine deal row

Australian media on Tuesday published messages between French President Emmanuel Macron and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, as Canberra seeks to push back against allegations it lied to Paris about a multibillion-dollar submarine contract.

France denies cover-up over Pacific nuclear tests

France denies cover-up over Pacific nuclear tests

The French government denied any cover up on Friday over radiation levels in the Pacific following its nuclear testing in the region, as discussions were held in Paris about the legacy of the explosions.

Amir sends written message to French President

Amir sends written message to French President

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani sent a written message to the President of the French Republic Emmanuel Macron, pertaining to bilateral relations and ways to enhance and develop them.

Amir holds phone call with French president

Amir holds phone call with French president

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani held Sunday via telephone a conversation with French President Emmanuel Macron during which the latter congratulated the Amir on the Gulf reconciliation

French President Macron improving after Covid diagnosis

French President Macron improving after Covid diagnosis

French President Emmanuel Macron's health is showing signs of improvement after he tested positive for Covid-19 on Dec. 17, his office said on Wednesday.

Frenchman in right-to-die case to stop food, medicine

Frenchman in right-to-die case to stop food, medicine

A terminally ill Frenchman who had planned to live stream his death on social media told AFP Saturday that he would refuse all food and medication "until the very end".

Al-Khelaifi presents PSG jersey to Macron

Al-Khelaifi presents PSG jersey to Macron

Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) Chairman Nasser al-Khelaifi presented French President Emmanuel Macron with the club's new jersey, signed by PSG stars Kylian Mbappé and Neymar Jr,

Macron replaces French PM after election rout

Macron replaces French PM after election rout

French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday named a senior but low-profile bureaucrat as prime minister to replace Edouard Philippe, the first move in a widely expected cabinet reshuffle after dismal local election