Macron calls for better long-term relations with Russia

Europe needs to strive for better relations with Russia in the long term, French President Emmanuel Macron said Saturday, adding that while he isn’t proposing lifting sanctions they have changed nothing about Russia’s behavior. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com … Read more Macron calls for better long-term relations with Russia

Macron urges “fight of the century” during shrinking glacier visit

French President Emmanuel Macron visited France’s largest glacier, the Mer de Glace on Thursday morning. The 7.5 kilometre (4.7 mile) glacier lies on Mont Blanc, and has become a symbol of global warming after shrinking dramatically.⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣ ⁣⁣⁣It is estimated that the Mer de Glace diminishes by 8-10 meters per year, with the average temperature having … Read more Macron urges “fight of the century” during shrinking glacier visit

Macron accused of ‘greenwashing’ during Alps visit

The French President visited the French Alps on Thursday drawing attention to rapidly melting glaciers and broader climate change concerns. Internet users were sceptical and the term ‘greenwashing’ was used frequently. Elsewhere, French political figure Elisabeth Balkany has gone viral for a pose she struck while waiting for her husband to be released from prison … Read more Macron accused of ‘greenwashing’ during Alps visit

Mont Blanc: an end ‘wackos’ at the summit?

Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YouTubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 https://f24.my/YTliveEN … French President Emmanuel Macron is set to unveil measures to protect Mont Blanc when he visits the region on Thursday, after a local mayor complained that overcrowding and “wackos” were damaging the famous peak. Visit our website: … Read more Mont Blanc: an end ‘wackos’ at the summit?

Macron looks to improve lives of disabled people in France

The 5th National Conference on Disability is being chaired by French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday promising a series of measures to facilitate the lives of the 12 million disabled people living in France Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com … Read more Macron looks to improve lives of disabled people in France

Macron unveils nuclear doctrine, warns EU ‘cannot remain spectators’ in arms race

French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday unveiled his nuclear doctrine advocating a more coordinated European Union defence strategy in which France, the bloc’s only post-Brexit nuclear power, and its arsenal would hold a central role. Colin Kinniburgh reports. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN … Read more Macron unveils nuclear doctrine, warns EU ‘cannot remain spectators’ in arms race

Turkey blames France for instability in Libya

Turkey blamed France on Wednesday for Libya’s instability, after French President Emmanuel Macron accused his Turkish counterpart of failing “to keep his word” to end meddling in the north African country. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our … Read more Turkey blames France for instability in Libya

Macron: “Those who were deprived of a name in exchange for a number retrieve here their identities”

French President Emmanuel Macron inaugurates at the Holocaust memorial museum in Paris. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.English Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/France24_en

Protesters against Macron’s pension reforms get teargassed in Nantes

Several thousand protesters marched through the streets of Nantes on Friday to protest against French President Emmanuel Macron’s proposed pension reforms amid ongoing national strikes. Tear gas was seen billowing in the city centre as protesters marched amid a sizeable police presence. COURTESY: RT’s RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO REUSE – FOR LICENSING, PLEASE, … Read more Protesters against Macron’s pension reforms get teargassed in Nantes

French unions call for protest in Paris over pension reforms

French unions including CGT and FSU call for a strike and a march through the French capital to demonstrate against French President Emmanuel Macron’s proposed pension plan. COURTESY: RT’s RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO REUSE – FOR LICENSING, PLEASE, CONTACT http://ruptly.tv Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on … Read more French unions call for protest in Paris over pension reforms