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News France » Politics: Art as politics: France may be sending Britain a tapestry of lies

News channel or source: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/world/the-times/art-as-politics-france-may-be-sending-britain-a-tapestry-of-lies/news-story/99570b6c6e793a3e3fed90349d7db926
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

The beautiful Bayeux Tapestry, now heading to Britain for the first time, is fake news, French propaganda 1000 years old that gives a false account of the most important episode in 1066. Every schoolchild knows that King Harold II, the last Anglo-Saxon ...

News France » Politics: France’s Macron pushes back against angry allies to defend crackdowns on migrants

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/frances-macron-is-forced-to-defend-his-migrant-policy-in-wake-of-crackdowns/2018/01/16/741e09e2-f971-11e7-9b5d-bbf0da31214d_story.html
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

CALAIS, France — French President Emmanuel Macron fired back Tuesday at criticism from his political allies over the way he has handled the country’s migrant issue — a controversy that has ballooned into the first real crisis of his young presidency.

News France » Politics: State department adds reps in Spain, France

News channel or source: https://www.nashvillepost.com/politics/state-government/article/20989582/state-department-adds-reps-in-spain-france
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

The Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development has added two international representatives to recruit businesses from Spain and France to the state. The department’s announcement Monday that it has named Lorenzo Vignal and Sergio Fribolle ...

News France » Politics: France appreciates Egypt's regional efforts, says French intel chief to Egypt's Sisi in Cairo meeting

News channel or source: http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/1/64/288599/Egypt/Politics-/France-appreciates-Egypts-regional-efforts,-says-F.aspx
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

told Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi during a meeting in Cairo on Monday that France appreciates Egypt's efforts in achieving political resolutions to ongoing conflicts in the Middle East and North Africa region, according to an Egyptian presidency ...

News France » Politics: France seeks EU pact on closer ties with the Palestinians

News channel or source: https://townhall.com/news/politics-elections/2018/01/22/eu-ministers-abbas-to-study-ways-to-back-twostate-solution-n2437777
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

The EU already has an agreement governing relations with the Palestinians, but Le Drian signaled that France wants to launch negotiations on an Association Agreement enshrining trade, political and other ties. Such accords are usually only agreed with ...

News France » Politics: Britain to give France £44m for Calais: May to offer Macron migrant fund

News channel or source: https://www.express.co.uk/news/politics/906263/Britain-France-Calais-migrants-Theresa-May-Brexit
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Meanwhile, France is to commit troops to UK-led Nato battlegroup in Estonia in 2019 to help combat the threat from Russia. The five heads of the British and French security agencies will also meet all together for the first time while the political leaders ...

News France » Politics: A bridge too far? UK's Boris Johnson suggests span to France

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireStory/bridge-uks-boris-johnson-suggests-span-france-52458381
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Literally. Johnson has suggested that the U.K. and France should build a bridge across the English Channel to bolster links between the two nations after Brexit. At a U.K.-France summit on Thursday, Johnson said the idea of a bridge was worth considering.

News France » Politics: France’s Southeast U.S. Rep Switches Party and Forms Law Firm With Political Ally

News channel or source: https://www.globalatlanta.com/frances-southeast-u-s-rep-switches-party-forms-law-firm-political-ally/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

The twists and turns of French electoral politics send out repercussions as far as Atlanta where the law partners Dominique Lemoine and Frederic Lefebvre have abandoned their allegiance to France’s Republican party in a move partially motivated in ...

News France » Politics: Diplomats from Russia, France, UK willing to monitor local elections in Belarus

News channel or source: http://eng.belta.by/politics/view/diplomats-from-russia-france-uk-willing-to-monitor-local-elections-in-belarus-108594-2018/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

MINSK, 22 January (BelTA) – Diplomats from Russia, France, the United Kingdom have expressed their desire to take part in the monitoring of local elections in Belarus, Chairperson of Belarus' Central Election Commission Lidia Yermoshina said at an online ...