PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron will call the leaders of Russia, Germany and Ukraine on Monday to discuss the conflict in eastern Ukraine, his office said in a statement.
BERLIN (Reuters) - A senior member of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies rejected French President Emmanuel Macron's plans to reform the euro zone by installing a joint finance minister and creating a common budget, in an interview published on Saturday.
The Associated Press reports that French President Emmanuel Macron has been reminiscing about his meetings with Donald Trump
French President Emmanuel Macron is meeting with the European Union's chief Brexit negotiator with both men looking for more clarity from Britain over its departure from the bloc. Michel Barnier … Click to Continue »
French commentators are already talking about "the end of President Emmanuel Macron's “état de grace” or period of grace" as row over the defence budget that led to the resignation of Army chief General Pierre de Villiers persists.
The French president has boosted his profile on the world stage, but at home he faces discontent on several fronts When the French president Emmanuel Macron donned an air force uniform and boarded a military jet on Thursday, stressing...Show More Summary
If there’s one thing of which we can be sure about 2017, it is that one of its more paradoxical moments was the election of Emmanuel Macron to the French presidency. Writing in Law and Liberty, Guillaume de Thieulloy: Macron succeeded mainly because he was considered “new”: young, without any political experience, without any electoral mandate. Show More Summary
Donald Trump has spoken out on his notorious handshake with French President Emmanuel Macron. The handshake - which went on for a long time - was explained by Mr Trump in an interview with the New York Times. The President commented multiple times that the French President enjoys "holding his hand". Show More Summary
President Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron have engaged in some epic handshakes known for their intensity and extended duration. Read more...
In his now already-infamous interview with the NYT’s Maggie Haberman, Donald Trump went off, a lot, about the fact that French Prime Minister Emmanuel Macron held his hand. Now, I’ve lived in France a lot. And I’ve never had a Frenchman hold my hand. It’s not really done. Not like it is (was?) in Italy, […]
President Donald Trump talked to New York Times reporters on Wednesday about his "great relationship" with French President Emmanuel Macron, whom he visited last week in France for Bastille Day. "He's a great guy," Trump said of Macron. Show More Summary
French President Emmanuel Macron was to address troops at an air base on Thursday as he sought to repair the damage following the resignation of a highly-regarded military chief who challenged the government's budget cuts.
On the heels of the most excruciating 30 seconds of handshaking ever, President Trump is trying to play down the incident during a New York Times interview, joking that French President Emmanuel Macron "loves" holding his hand. As The...Show More Summary
The historiography appears to have been sparked by Trump's visit to Napoleon's tomb in Paris with French President Emmanuel Macron.
French President Emmanuel Macron is flying in a military jet and visiting nuclear forces as he tries to show his commitment to the troops amid an intense crisis over defense … Click to Continue »
Left-wingers vowed to tackle the power of finance and ruling party chiefs complained that their MPs were sleeping on the job after the first meeting of the parliamentary committee charged with preparing President Emmanuel Macron's emblematic clean-government bill.
France's armed forces chief resigned on Wednesday, culminating a dramatic dispute with president Emmanuel Macron over defense budget cuts, in what Reuters called "an early test of the newly elected president's mettle and the tough presidential...Show More Summary
France's armed forces chief of staff has resigned in an unprecedented crisis that has pitted the president against the head of the military just two months after Emmanuel Macron's election.
French leader Emmanuel Macron faced the biggest crisis of his young presidency on Wednesday following the resignation of the military chief he had rebuked for criticising defence spending cuts. The row between Macron and General Pierre...Show More Summary
Pierre de Villiers says he no longer feels able to command sort of armed forces he thinks necessary, amid dispute over funding The head of the French armed forces has resigned amid a bitter public row with the president, Emmanuel Macron...Show More Summary