Four people were killed in March when Redouane Lakdim went on a shooting spree and took hostages, including a police officer who traded himself for a hostage
Times of Israel. Sat, 20 Oct 2018 12:54:48 +0000.
A set of natural pearls that once belonged to French queen Marie Antoinette - and has not been seen in public for two centuries - will to go under the hammer in Switzerland.
Irish Independent. Sat, 20 Oct 2018 02:30:00 +0100.
France's Sanofi SA said on Friday eczema drug Dupixent was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration as an additional maintenance therapy in patients with two types of asthma.
Reuters. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 20:57:57 -0400.
France said on Friday it would send its aircraft carrier to the Indian Ocean next year, to defend freedom of navigation at a time of growing Chinese assertiveness in disputed waters.
The Local. Sat, 20 Oct 2018 01:06:13 +0200.
With their only road destroyed, fuel, food and cars are airlifted in to the cut off residents.
BBC News. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 18:06:25 GMT.
Facts About France
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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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