U.S. President Donald Trump should have shown some "common decency" and respect France's day of mourning on the third anniversary of the Nov 13 attacks in Paris, the French government's spokesman said on Wednesday.
Reuters. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:04:25 -0500.
A surge in the price of diesel has provoked an uproar in rural and small-town France, with citizens' groups threatening to block roads and highways on Saturday over what they call President Emmanuel Macron's anti-car policies. ...
Yahoo. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 05:33:57 -0500.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's decision to throw her weight behind a French initiative to create a unified European armed force has surprised some of her fellow continental leaders.
Straits Times. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 17:07:59 +0800.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is calling for the eventual creation of a European army, echoing a suggestion by French President Emmanuel Macron that recently angered the U.S. president.
Radio Liberty. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 03:37:40 +0000.
State Department supports Israel's right to defend itself from attack; French president, in call with Netanyahu, expresses 'solidarity with the affected populations'
Times of Israel. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 22:38:31 +0000.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel called on Tuesday for an integrated European Union military, echoing language used by French President Emmanuel Macron last week that infuriated U.S. President Donald Trump. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:12:17 -0500.
Facts About France
The French Republic, located in western Europe, is governed by an elected
President, who appoints a Prime Minister and presides over a Council of
Ministers. Its bicameral legislature consists of a Senate and a
National Assembly. France's capital city is Paris, and its currency
is the Euro. The primary language used in France is French, and
in 2007, France's estimated population was 63,718,000.
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