Macron welcomes Lebanon’s Hariri to Elysee Palace

Macron welcomes Lebanon’s Hariri to Elysee Palace

French President Emmanuel Macron welcomed Saad Hariri for talks Saturday, an AFP reporter said, hours after the Lebanese premier arrived from Saudi Arabia in the midst of a political crisis. ...
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Hariri to arrive in France Saturday to meet Macron: presidency

Hariri to arrive in France Saturday to meet Macron: presidency

Lebanese leader Saad Hariri will arrive in France on Saturday and meet President Emmanuel Macron at the Elysee Palace, the French presidency said Thursday. ...
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Macron’s movement falters after election glory

Macron’s movement falters after election glory

Six months after riding his own political movement to power in a sensational upset for French politics, President Emmanuel Macron faces the first signs of rebellion in his party. ...
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Busy diplomat Macron gets stuck into Lebanon crisis

Busy diplomat Macron gets stuck into Lebanon crisis

From global warming to Iran's nuclear deal, France's Emmanuel Macron has already intervened in a series of diplomatic quagmires -- and now finds himself pursuing an active role in Lebanon's crisis. ...
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France mourns Paris attack victims, two years on

France mourns Paris attack victims, two years on

France on Monday marked two years since its worst ever terror attacks, when jihadists killed 130 people in Paris and injured hundreds of others. ...
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Macron arrives in Riyadh on surprise visit

Macron arrives in Riyadh on surprise visit

French President Emmanuel Macron arrived in Saudi Arabia late Thursday for talks with the kingdom's powerful crown prince on the rising tensions between Tehran and Riyadh. ...
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Barzani to step down as Kurdish leader in Iraq

Barzani to step down as Kurdish leader in Iraq

"After November 1, I will no longer exercise my functions, and I reject any extension of my mandate," the 71-year-old said in a letter read out to parliament in the Kurdish capital Arbil, a copy of which was obtained by AFP. ...
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Macron says Spanish PM has his ‘full support’

Macron says Spanish PM has his ‘full support’

French President Emmanuel Macron said Friday Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy had his "full support" in enforcing the law in Catalonia as Madrid readies to take direct control of the rebellious province. ...
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Togo opposition leader calls on France for help

Togo opposition leader calls on France for help

French President Emmanuel Macron was on Friday urged to step in to help find a solution to an increasingly violent power struggle between Togo's opposition and the government. ...
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Macron demands trade discussion at EU summit

Macron demands trade discussion at EU summit

French President Emmanuel Macron will urge his sceptical EU counterparts Thursday to put the brakes on free trade agreements or risk the wrath of EU citizens who are increasingly wary of globalisation. ...
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