PARIS (Reuters) - France, Germany and Russia back plans for a complete ceasefire in eastern Ukraine from Sept. 1, the French presidency said after their respective leaders spoke by telephone on Saturday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed with French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel the main aspects of work in the Normandy Format, including talks of the foreign ministers and the preparation of a new high-level meeting.
National Front leader Marine Le Pen attacked President Francois Hollande and his predecessor Nicolas Sarkozy on French television Friday, saying that the country's policy in the Middle East has destabilized the region, leading to the migrant crisis which France and the rest of Europe are paying for today.
LA ROCHELLE, France (Reuters) - French Socialists welcomed a decision by two senior Green lawmakers to split away and create a new movement to support them, saying on Friday it would strengthen the Left's hand in regional and presidential elections.
Valentina Matvienko, the speaker of Russia's upper house, and French Senate President Gerard Larcher stressed the need to restore trade volumes and economic relations between Russia and France.
A French TV broadcast showed the French president visibly startled at the apparently shocking revelation that the Ukrainian army has violated the ceasefire agreement agreed upon in Minsk; French politician Thierry Mariani explains why France's press rejected the chance to set the record straight.
French President Francois Hollande said Tuesday that the “neutralization” of Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad was a pre-condition to resolving the crisis in the war-torn country. “We must reduce the terrorist influence without maintaining Assad. The two are bound up together,” Hollande told a gathering of French diplomats in Paris. “We must create a political transition […]
The four men who prevented the France terror attack have been awarded the Legion d’Honneur by President Hollande. It is France’s highest award for bravery… U.S. Airman Spencer Stone, National
Kremlin commented on French President Francois Hollande’s remarks about a possible meeting with Putin in Paris.
French President Francois Hollande says that European countries have to unite and to adopt a unified policy to solve the migrant crisis in the European Union.
French President François Hollande has awarded the Legion of Honor — the highest decoration in France — to three Americans and one Briton who helped stop a Kalashnikov-wielding gunman on a high-speed passenger train traveling from Amsterdam to Paris Friday. Show More Summary
IMMIGRATION: Schengen In Danger, Germany Warns. “France’s President François Hollande and Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel will discuss quotas for accepting migrants at their meeting today (24 August), French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said on Sunday (23 August). Show More Summary
I guess the French recognize heroism when they see it. Just days after three Americans and a Briton rescued hundreds of people from a Moroccan gunman, French President Francois Hollande presented the Legion d’Honneur at the Elysee presidential palace to British businessman Chris Norman, Spencer Stone, Anthony Sadler and Alek Skarlatos. For some reason, he […]
Courage can be contagious.
French President Francois Hollande presented the prestigious Legion of Honor to three Americans tourists and a British businessman after they thwarted attack on a high-speed train
As Fox News reported: The three Americans who helped thwart a massacre on board a high-speed European train were awarded the Legion d’honneur (Legion of Honor), France’s highest decoration, by the country’s president Monday. U.S. Airman Spencer Stone, National Guardsman Alek Skarlatos, and their longtime friend Anthony Sadler were honored for tackling and subduing a […]
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is meeting with French President Francois Hollande in Prague to try and reach a solution to the swathes of asylum seekers and refugees arriving in Europe.
French President Francois Hollande presented three young Americans with the prestigious Legion of Honor on Monday for their quick reaction to anattack on a train that likely saved many lives. The three Americans — two service men and a civilian — plus a Briton and a Frenchman helped overpower a lone gunman on an Amsterdam … Continue reading American heroes honored in France
The French president called them a "source of inspiration"
President François Hollande awarded the Legion of Honor to four men for their role in stopping a gunman on a high-speed train.