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Macron and Merkel to #039reconstruct#039 the EU

Macron and Merkel to 'reconstruct' the EU

The EU needs rapprochement and real structural reforms

Macron inaugurated as French president

Macron inaugurated as French president

Chairman of the Constitutional Council of France Laurent Fabius declared Emmanuel Macron as the president of France in an inauguration ceremony at the Elysee Palace on Sunday, TASS reports. "You …

France between presidential and parliamentary elections

France between presidential and parliamentary elections

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The new president's policy will largely depend on results of the latter

‘Immortal Regiment’ march held in Beijing, Bishkek and Paris

‘Immortal Regiment’ march held in Beijing, Bishkek and Paris

About 300 people gathered in Beijing’s Chaoyang Park to participate in the ‘Immortal Regiment’ march to commemorate soldiers who had fought or died in World War II, march coordinator Yelena Timofeyeva said. …

Macron calls Trump, Merkel, Erdogan

Macron calls Trump, Merkel, Erdogan

A day after winning the elections, new French President Emmanuel Macron called leaders of five countries. He called US President Donald Trump, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Turkish …

Paris police use tear gas, rubber bullets against anti-election rally protesters

Paris police use tear gas, rubber bullets against anti-election rally protesters

Police in the French capital have used tear gas and rubber bullets against participants of an anti-election rally a day after the presidential runoff vote resulting in Emmanuel Macron's victory, Sputnik reports. A …

Nearly 150 arrested in post-election protests in Paris overnight – police

Nearly 150 arrested in post-election protests in Paris overnight – police

Some 300 protesters gathered in the Menilmontant district, one of Paris’s most popular neighborhoods in the north of the city, after Macron was elected as France’s new president, RT reported citing French media. …

 Iranian Foreign Ministry congratulates Macron on election

Iranian Foreign Ministry congratulates Macron on election

Iran's foreign ministry spokesman Bahram Ghasemi expressed his congratulations to centrist Emmanuel Macron, who defeated far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in Sunday's French …

France announces final polling results of presidential election

France announces final polling results of presidential election

Independent candidate Emmanuel Macron won the second round of the French presidential election with 66.1% of the votes, the French Interior Ministry said, after all ballots have been processed. According to the …

Putin congratulates Macron on victory in French presidential election

Putin congratulates Macron on victory in French presidential election

Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated French President-elect Emmanuel Macron on winning the second round of the election, the Kremlin said. "The President of Russia confirmed his readiness …

Macron wins France’s presidential elections

Macron wins France’s presidential elections

Leader of the En Marche! movement Emmanuel Macron won the second tour of presidential elections in France with 66.06% of the vote, France interior ministry said on Monday after 100% of ballots were counted. …

Police evacuate area outside Louvre museum in Paris over #039security alert#039

Police evacuate area outside Louvre museum in Paris over 'security alert'

French police have been called to the Louvre in Paris over a security threat after a suspicious bag was found, Evening Standard reports. Video footage from the scene shows police cordoning off an area as people are cleared from …

Polls open for second round of French presidential election

Polls open for second round of French presidential election

Polls opened for the final round of French presidential election. Almost 70,000 polling stations are working today in Metropolitan France. Museums offer free entrance to visitors with a stamped voter's card and taxi …

 Italy Is Europe#039s Next Big Problem

Italy Is Europe's Next Big Problem

Europhiles in Italy are busily looking for an Italian Macron

Protesters clash with police and Front National supporters at May Day workers#039 march in Paris

Protesters clash with police and Front National supporters at May Day workers' march in Paris

Three riot police officers have been injured in clashes between masked protesters on the fringes of May Day marches in Paris, The Telegraph reports. Scores of hooded youth threw Molotov cocktails at security forces who fired back with …

Le Pen announces eurosceptic French PM pick, if she wins election

Le Pen announces eurosceptic French PM pick, if she wins election

Far-right candidate Marine Le Pen announced that she would name a eurosceptic from outside her National Front party as prime minister if she captures France’s presidency in the May 7 run-off.  In a …

Georgia to develop mountain resorts together with French association

Georgia to develop mountain resorts together with French association

Georgian side has signed a memorandum of understanding with the French association "Cluster Montagne", which will allow countries to cooperate in development of mountain resorts and ski industry. The document says that …

Ksenia Mustafayeva: I look forward to opportunity to return to Baku

Ksenia Mustafayeva: I look forward to opportunity to return to Baku

I look forward to every international tournament in rhythmic gymnastics, which takes place in the capital of Azerbaijan, the French gymnast Ksenia Mustafaeva said, speaking with the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza after …

France: problem of next president

France: problem of next president

None of the candidates in case of victory can hope for a quiet presidency

It is time for Turkey, EU to cooperate

It is time for Turkey, EU to cooperate

The only way of preventing racism from gaining further footing is for Christian and Muslim democrats

Hollande: France to combat terrorism until it is definitively over

Hollande: France to combat terrorism until it is definitively over

French President Francois Hollande paid tribute to 37-year-old Xavier Jugele, who was killed last week when an assailant opened fire with an assault rifle on a police van parked on the most famous avenue in the …

 That is why Macron to be next French President

That is why Macron to be next French President

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World reacts as Le Pen and Macron get set to battle for presidency

Criminal complaint lodged over researcher inciting Erdogan#039s assassination

Criminal complaint lodged over researcher inciting Erdogan's assassination

Following a criminal complaint by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Ankara prosecutors have launched a probe into a former French diplomat for "calling for the assassination of the president," according to …

Kremlin: Russia respects choice of French people

Kremlin: Russia respects choice of French people

Russia is ready to work on building up good relations with France and respects the choice of the French people made during the presidential election, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "We support building up …

Riots in Paris: anti-fascists fight police after election results announced

Riots in Paris: anti-fascists fight police after election results announced

Radical anti-fascist protesters have clashed with armed police in Paris after hearing the news that Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron appear to have made it through to the run-off in the presidential election in …

Macron to face Le Pen in second round of France#039s presidential election

Macron to face Le Pen in second round of France's presidential election

The leader of the En Marche! movement, Emmanuel Macron, has topped the first round of the French presidential election and will face the far-right Front National’s Marine Le Pen. Macron topped …

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 …