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UK paying France to stop migrant boat trips

The United Kingdom has reached an agreement to pay France roughly $70 million to tamp down on the number of…

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French protests call for ‘freedom’ amid government vaccine push

More than a hundred thousand people marched across France on Saturday to protest against President Emmanuel Macron’s plans to force…

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France campaign aims to end selfies on rail tracks

France’s national rail operator is warning people not to take selfies on tracks as reported incidents rise during the coronavirus…

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France’s Macron says ‘clear red lines’ should be drawn with Russia

World powers should draw “clear red lines” with Russia and consider possible sanctions against Moscow when they’re crossed, French President…

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Inquiry in France over ‘clandestine’ Covid-defying dinners

A report by a French television channel alleging “clandestine” luxury dinners in Paris despite the pandemic has sparked an investigation…

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Is France ‘sleepwalking’ into voting for the far-right?

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has kept a relatively low profile over the last 12 months. Unlike other populist…

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French court finds its government guilty of violating Paris climate accord

A French court found its government guilty of not meeting its commitments to the Paris climate accord. In what was…

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France rewards frontline immigrant workers with citizenship

The French government is fast-tracking almost 700 citizenship applications from foreign frontline workers who have distinguished themselves in the battle…

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France’s President Emmanuel Macron tests positive for COVID-19

France’s President Emmanuel Macron has tested positive for COVID-19, the country’s presidential palace, known as the Élysée, said in a…

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Nicolas Sarkozy appears in court to face corruption charges

Judges in France decided Monday to delay a decision to postpone the corruption trial of former President Nicolas Sarkozy and…

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Orthodox priest shot at church in France; attacker at large

A Greek Orthodox priest was shot Saturday while he was closing his church in the French city of Lyon, and…

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France church attacker arrived in Europe from Tunisia days ago

The Tunisian man who killed three people in a French church only recently arrived in Europe, officials say. The suspect,…

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