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French President Macron improving after Covid diagnosis

French President Macron improving after Covid diagnosis

French President Emmanuel Macron's health is showing signs of improvement after he tested positive for Covid-19 on Dec. 17, his office said on Wednesday.

Frenchman in right-to-die case to stop food, medicine

Frenchman in right-to-die case to stop food, medicine

A terminally ill Frenchman who had planned to live stream his death on social media told AFP Saturday that he would refuse all food and medication "until the very end".

Al-Khelaifi presents PSG jersey to Macron

Al-Khelaifi presents PSG jersey to Macron

Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) Chairman Nasser al-Khelaifi presented French President Emmanuel Macron with the club's new jersey, signed by PSG stars Kylian Mbappé and Neymar Jr,

Macron replaces French PM after election rout

Macron replaces French PM after election rout

French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday named a senior but low-profile bureaucrat as prime minister to replace Edouard Philippe, the first move in a widely expected cabinet reshuffle after dismal local election

Macron urges calm after French minister contracts coronavirus

Macron urges calm after French minister contracts coronavirus

President Emmanuel Macron warned France on Tuesday that it was at just the start of a health epidemic as the coronavirus outbreak crept closer to the heart of French political power.

Putin, Macron stress Soleimani's death could escalate regional situation

Putin, Macron stress Soleimani's death could escalate regional situation

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron expressed during a telephone conversation their concern over a possible regional escalation

Macron says 33 terrorists 'neutralized' in Mali

Macron says 33 terrorists 'neutralized' in Mali

A total of 33 terrorists have been rendered inoperative in Mali, according to French President Emmanuel Macron.

President Macron apologised for 'scandalous anthem gaffe': Albanian PM

President Macron apologised for 'scandalous anthem gaffe': Albanian PM

Albania Prime Minister Edi Rama said on Sunday that France President Emmanuel Macron has apologised for the wrong national anthem being played

Iran's Rouhani warns Macron of looming nuclear step

Iran's Rouhani warns Macron of looming nuclear step

President Hassan Rouhani spoke with French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on Saturday, warning him Iran would take the next step in reducing its nuclear commitments unless Europe lives up to its own undertakings.

Brazil to only accept G7 Amazon aid if Macron withdraws 'insults'

Brazil to only accept G7 Amazon aid if Macron withdraws 'insults'

Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro said on Tuesday he wants French President Emmanuel Macron to retract "insults" against him

French minister resigns after lobster dinner scandal

French minister resigns after lobster dinner scandal

A senior French cabinet minister and close ally of President Emmanuel Macron resigned on Tuesday after reports accused him of extravagant state-funded lobster dinners and misusing public housing

Demonstrator loses hand at Paris 'yellow vest' march

Demonstrator loses hand at Paris 'yellow vest' march

A "yellow vest" demonstrator lost his hand during clashes with police outside the main parliament building in Paris on Saturday, witnesses told AFP, during a 13th weekend of anti-government protests across France.