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France votes in presidential election

France votes in presidential election

French citizens are voting for their next President on Sunday following a volatile campaign period that was overshadowed by a terror attack on police in Paris last week. With 11 names on the ballot, no one candidate is expected to win an outright …

Three reasons why French far-right follows in Aganbegyan#039s footsteps

Three reasons why French far-right follows in Aganbegyan's footsteps

Marine Le Pen wants to annex Nagorno-Karabakh to Armenia

Putin expresses condolences over Paris attack

Putin expresses condolences over Paris attack

Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed condolences to France due to yesterday's attack on policemen in Paris, speaking at the meeting with permanent members of Russia’s Security Council, the Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry …

Paris terror suspect turns himself into police

Paris terror suspect turns himself into police

A man that Belgian authorities had flagged to their French counterparts over possible involvement in Thursday's Paris shootings turned himself into police in Belgium's northern city of Antwerp, news agency Belga said. Speaking …

ISIS claims responsibility for Paris shooting attack

ISIS claims responsibility for Paris shooting attack

ISIS has claimed responsibility for the shooting attack in Paris that has left one police officer dead and two seriously injured. In a statement from its Amaq news agency, the extremist group gave a pseudonym for the shooter indicating …

Hollande and French PM hold emergency meeting following Paris shooting

Hollande and French PM hold emergency meeting following Paris shooting

French President Francois Hollande held an emergency meeting with Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve following the attack on Paris police officers near the Champs-Elysees boulevard in Paris. Hollande said …

Another terrorist attack in Paris? (VIDEO)

Another terrorist attack in Paris? (VIDEO)

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A police officer has died and two are seriously wounded after a shooting near the Champs-Elysees boulevard in Paris, local media reported. Pierre-Henry Brandet, of the French interior ministry, said the attacker opened …

Mikhail Baskhanov: UK#039s unreasonable foreign policy destroys first Transcaucasian republics

Mikhail Baskhanov: "UK's unreasonable foreign policy destroys first Transcaucasian republics"

About the United Kingdom's role in the history of the Transcaucasian independent republics after the First World War

Normandy Quartet discusses situation in Ukraine by phone

Normandy Quartet discusses situation in Ukraine by phone

Russian President Vladimir Putin has had a telephone conversation with Normandy Four leaders on settling the armed civil conflict in eastern Ukraine, the presidential press service said. Germany's Federal …

How the coming elections in France and Germany can save the West

How the coming elections in France and Germany can save the West

After 10 years of being written off as a lost cause mired in internal turmoil, prospects are mounting that Europe could come back as the leader of the West

Fan disorder delays Lyon-Besiktas game in Europa League quarter-final (VIDEO)

Fan disorder delays Lyon-Besiktas game in Europa League quarter-final (VIDEO)

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Crowd disorder inside the stadium has delayed the kickoff in the Lyon-Besiktas Europa League quarterfinal first-leg game. The incidents followed fighting among rival French and Turkish fans earlier Thursday in Lyon.

Cooperation with Russia is essential in a multipolar world order

Cooperation with Russia is essential in a multipolar world order

The insistence that Russia itself is the problem and not part of the solution, is myopic

Does G7 not dare to introduce sanctions on Russia?

Does G7 not dare to introduce sanctions on Russia?

The G7 group of nations has failed to reach agreement in Italy’s city of Lucca over new sanctions against Russia and Syria, French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said. The topic of the anti-Russian sanctions was not …

French diplomat killed in balloon accident in Cappadocia

French diplomat killed in balloon accident in Cappadocia

The French diplomatic mission in Turkey is mourning the death of Deputy Consul Vincent Caumontat, who was killed in a hot air balloon accident in the touristic area of Cappadocia in Central Anatolia on April 9. …

Iran struggles to expand oil exports

Iran struggles to expand oil exports

as its sea storage cleared

At least 30 injured following explosion at Paris festival

At least 30 injured following explosion at Paris festival

At least 30 people have been left injured following an explosion at a busy carnival in France. The blast took place at the Yellow Carnival in Villepinte, Paris, this afternoon, Metro reports. The explosion has been ruled as …

Why 19th century was the longest and 20th the shortest

Why 19th century was the longest and 20th the shortest

Russian society still has polar views on the events of 1917

Russian church to be opened in European capital

Russian church to be opened in European capital

Central tent, cylinder and golden domes with crosses were set up on a Russian church of All Saints in Strasbourg, which is expected to be opened in 2018, the parochial press service reports.  They were made in Moscow and brought to …

 Mariana Vasileva: Azerbaijani gymnasts crave new victories

Mariana Vasileva: "Azerbaijani gymnasts crave new victories"

On March 25 and 26, the Azerbaijani national rhythmic gymnastics team achieved success in the first major competition of the new Olympic cycle: the group team consisting of Ayshan Bayramova, Siyana Vasileva, Diana Doman, Alexandra …

Putin: Russia has no intention of interfering in France#039s election

Putin: Russia has no intention of interfering in France's election

Relations with France are very important for Russia, the country's President Vladimir Putin said at the meeting with the French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen in the Kremlin. …

Marine Le Pen: we reject diplomacy of sanctions and blackmail

Marine Le Pen: we reject diplomacy of sanctions and blackmail

French right-wing presidential hopeful Marine Le Pen criticized the anti-Russian sanctions and vowed to fight against 'black lists', while visiting Moscow. "As for the sanctions and my attitude towards …

 France ready to organize meeting between Ilham Aliyev and Serzh Sargsyan

France ready to organize meeting between Ilham Aliyev and Serzh Sargsyan

French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said that France is ready to organize a meeting between the Presidents of Azerbaijan and Armenia Ilham Aliyev and Serzh Sargsyan on the settlement of the …

Russian and French senators hold similar positions on Syria

Russian and French senators hold similar positions on Syria

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Dialogue between Russia and France will contribute to preserving the unity of Syria and the peaceful settlement of the military conflict

The West#039s desperately needed reset with Turkey

The West's desperately needed reset with Turkey

The West must acknowledge that what Mr. Erdoğan represents will be part and parcel of Turkey's future

European Union turns 60 this week

European Union turns 60 this week

The biggest threat facing the EU is not collapse but paralysis as its institutions are in urgent need of reform

 Fillon about West#039s position on Crimea: we changed borders ourselves

Fillon about West's position on Crimea: we changed borders ourselves

People have a fundamental right to decide on their own future, the presidential candidate of the French centre-right Francois Fillon said during the pre-election debate, broadcast by TF1 on Monday, when discussing …

Cyril Tommasone thanks AGF for organizing Artistic Gymnastics World Cup in Baku

Cyril Tommasone thanks AGF for organizing Artistic Gymnastics World Cup in Baku

There's an unusually pleasant and positive atmosphere at competitions that are held in Baku, French gymnast Cyril Tommasone, who was qualified from the third place to the finals of pommel horse exercises at the World Cup in …

Christian Berki shows best result in pommel horse qualifications at Artistic Gymnastics World Cup in Baku

Christian Berki shows best result in pommel horse qualifications at Artistic Gymnastics World Cup in Baku

Hungary's Christian Berki became the best in the last qualifications of the World Cup in Artistic Gymnastics in Baku - men's pommel horse exercises - receiving 15,233 points for his performance, Vestnik Kavkaza's …

Edgar Boulet: I already like Baku

Edgar Boulet: I already like Baku

The World Cup in Artistic Gymnastics in Baku turned out to be a wonderful tournament, French gymnast Edgar Boulet said in an interview with Vestnik Kavkaza today after he showed the best result in horizontal bar finals. …

Zacharie Grimesh and Christopher Remkes show best result in vault finals at Artistic Gymnastics World Cup in Baku

Zacharie Grimesh and Christopher Remkes show best result in vault finals at Artistic Gymnastics World Cup in Baku

French gymnast Zacharie Grimesh and Australian gymnast Christopher Remkes have advanced to the vault finals, with 14.384 points each at the FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup in Baku, the correspondent of Vestnik …