Speaking at the former royal palace of Versailles, Macron (pictured last night) said Louis XVI and his wife Marie Antoinette had met their end 'because they had given up on reforming'.
Daily Mail. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 15:32:24 GMT.
ROME (Reuters) - Relations between Italy and France remain strong despite recent rows over immigration, Italy Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Tuesday, looking to ease an increasingly harsh war of words between Rome and Paris. ...
Yahoo. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 10:31:15 -0500.
Singer Chris Brown and two other people were arrested in Paris on Monday for "aggravated rape and drug-related infractions," according to a French judicial source.
ABC News. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 10:15:21 -0500.
Snowfall arrived in France on Tuesday morning, as swathes of the north were on alert and transport services were disrupted. Here's a look at images of the disruption. Please tweet yours to @TheLocalFrance.
The Local. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 13:37:52 +0100.
PARIS (AP) - The French civil aviation authority says Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala was aboard a small passenger plane that went missing off the coast of the island of Guernsey. ...
Washington Times. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 05:27:01 -0500.
BERLIN (AFP) - The French and German leaders will sign a follow-up pact to the 1963 Elysee Treaty on Tuesday (Jan 22) to stress the depth of the partnership at the heart of the European Union.
Straits Times. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:21:20 +0800.
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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