Thousands stage anti-Macron protest in Paris... AFP | 2018-05-05 16:19 UTC
Thousands of people demonstrated in central Paris on Saturday amid a heavy police presence to protest against President Emmanuel Macron's sweeping reforms, a year after he came to office.
Macron repudiates major themes of Trump's presidency...
French President Emmanuel Macron used his Wednesday address to a joint session of Congress to reject some of the key policy goals that President Trump has pursued, by calling on the U.S. to embrace multilateralism, stick with the global climate deal, and
Sarkozy charged over suspected Kadhafi campaign financing... AFP | 2018-03-22 00:05 UTC
Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy was charged with corruption and illegal campaign financing on Wednesday over allegations that the late Libyan dictator Moamer Kadhafi helped fund his 2007 election campaign, a judicial source told AFP.The global net
France's Macron picks PM from the right, blowing apart old boundaries...
Newly-inaugurated French President Emmanuel Macron appointed a conservative prime minister on Monday in a move to broaden his political appeal and weaken his opponents before legislative elections in June. Edouard Philippe, 46, a lawmaker and mayor of port city Le Havre, is from the moderate wing
Foreign policy: Where France's candidates stand...
The foreign policy positions of the French presidential contenders are perhaps their starkest divide, with centrist Emmanuel Macron urging close cooperation with international institutions and the far-right Marine Le Pen championing France-first nationali