Remarks denying the Holocaust earn steep fines, as nationalist Jean-Marie Le Pen demonstrates.
PARIS (Reuters) - A French court on Tuesday blocked French National Front leader Marine Le Pen's efforts to strip her maverick father Jean-Marie Le Pen of the title of honorary president of the party, in a new setback to the far-right leader.
Veteran far-right French politician Jean-Marie Le Pen will appear in court over comments made in April in which he repeated that “gas chambers were a detail” of World War II. A source close to the investigation told AFP on Friday that prosecutors had summoned Le Pen, founder of...
The founder of France’s right-wing National Front party Jean-Marie Le Pen will appear in court over his comment that Nazi gas chambers were “merely a detail” of World War II, the French 20 Minutes daily reported Friday citing unnamed judicial sources.
Marion Maréchal Le Pen, one of the most prominent members of France's nationalist Front National party, has said she "cannot believe" rumours that her grandfather is about to campaign against her in an upcoming regional election. Marion...Show More Summary
France's Marine Le Pen accuses the EU of "brainwashing and blackmail", calling the organization an authoritarian "cult".
National Front leader Marine Le Pen accused the European Union of becoming an authoritarian "cult engaged in brainwashing and blackmail."
Ten days ago, before Varoufakis even announced his stunning break of negotiations with the Troika and proceeded to engage in a referendum which perhaps more symbolically than anything else just said a resounding "No" to the status quo,...Show More Summary
His suspension from party he founded cancelled, which might relaunch feud with his daughter Marine who leads FN now.
A French court on Thursday annulled the suspension of Jean-Marie Le Pen from the right-wing National Front Party he founded in a move which is likely to rekindle a family feud with his daughter.
PARIS (Reuters) - After much hesitation, France's far-right leader Marine Le Pen said on Tuesday she would stand in regional elections in December, a move that will test her popularity before the 2017 presidential vote.
Marine Le Pen, leader of France's nationalist Front National party, has called on authorities to expel all foreign citizens suspected of fundamentalism and to begin monitoring prayers and gatherings at all mosques, after a man was beheaded in south east France today. The attack took place this morning in France's Isère region, near the city Grenoble. Show More Summary
Marches, slogans and declarations must "give way to action" to stop Islamic fundamentalism, the leader of France's right-wing National Front party said Friday in the wake of the latest suspected Islamist attack in the country.
Austerity measures for Greece demanded by international creditors are debt slavery, the leader of France's right-wing National Front party said on Wednesday.
The leader of France's far right Front National party, Marine Le Pen, has declared that the United States is not "an ally or a friend" to the French, in light of Wikileaks reports that the National Security Agency (NSA) spied on three...Show More Summary
`` "Today we're talking about Grexit, tomorrow it will be Brexit, and the day after tomorrow it will be Frexit... " She's calling for an orderly breakup of the common currency, with France and Germany sitting around the table to dismantle the 15-year-old monetary union.''
Evening Headlin es Bloomberg: Syriza Hardliners Balk at Tsipras’ Reforms. (video) Marine Le Pen: Just Call Mr Mrs Frexit. (video) Marine Le Pen is distancing herself from hard-liners - and aims to ride an anti-EU wave to the French presidency. Show More Summary
The Europe of Nations and Freedom group, recently established in the European Parliament by the leader of the French National Front Marine Le Pen, stands for close cooperation with Russia, head of the party’s delegation to the European Parliament Edouard Ferrand told Sputnik on Tuesday.
Earlier this week, head of French National Front Marine Le Pen announced the establishment of a new bloc in the European Parliament - Europe of Nations and Freedom. The anti-European Union bloc currently has 36 lawmakers from France, Italy, the Netherlands, Austria, Belgium, the United Kingdom and Poland.
The UK Independence Party (UKIP) did not join Le Pen's Europe of Nations and Freedom Eurosceptic group in the European Parliament, because Europe of Nations and Freedom is a far-right coalition, while UKIP is not a far-right political party, according to Diane James,a British member of the European Parliament and UKIP spokeswoman.