The French President vs. the American Media

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “The French President vs. the American Media” – below is their description. IN THE PRESS – Monday, November 16, 2020: Papers warn that the conflict in Ethiopia could destabilise the region as it spills into neighbouring Eritrea and refugees flee to Sudan. Meanwhile, The New York Times’s media … Read more The French President vs. the American Media

Minute of silence in French schools for slain teacher

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Minute of silence in French schools for slain teacher” – below is their description. A minute of silence has been held to honour Samuel Paty, the civics teacher brutally murdered after showing caricatures of the Prophet Muhammed in a lesson. As FRANCE 24’s senior reporter Chris Moore … Read more Minute of silence in French schools for slain teacher

French schools pay homage to Samuel Paty, whose murder shocked the nation

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “French schools pay homage to Samuel Paty, whose murder shocked the nation” – below is their description. Students across France on Monday paid homage to Samuel Paty with a minute’s silence at 11am, 17 days after his murder. The teacher was beheaded by an Islamic extremist over … Read more French schools pay homage to Samuel Paty, whose murder shocked the nation

Emmanuel Macron: violence not an acceptable response to cartoons of Muhammad

Guardian News published this video item, entitled “Emmanuel Macron: violence not an acceptable response to cartoons of Muhammad” – below is their description. Emmanuel Macron has defended the right of publishers to depict caricatures of the prophet Muhammad in France. ‘I will never accept that someone can justify the use of physical violence because of … Read more Emmanuel Macron: violence not an acceptable response to cartoons of Muhammad

Malaysia’s ex-PM says Muslims ‘have right to kill millions of French’ hours after France attack

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Malaysia’s ex-PM says Muslims ‘have right to kill millions of French’ hours after France attack” – below is their description. Malaysia’s former prime minister Mahathir Mohamad has sparked an uproar by claiming that Muslims have “a right to be angry and to kill millions of French … Read more Malaysia’s ex-PM says Muslims ‘have right to kill millions of French’ hours after France attack

Knife attacker beheads woman, kills two others in suspected terrorist attack at church in France

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Knife attacker beheads woman, kills two others in suspected terrorist attack at church in France” – below is their description. A knife-wielding attacker shouting “Allahu akbar” (God is great) beheaded a woman and killed two other people in a church in the southern French city of … Read more Knife attacker beheads woman, kills two others in suspected terrorist attack at church in France

France: A new generation of imams to fight extremism

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “France: A new generation of imams to fight extremism” – below is their description. On October 16, French schoolteacher Samuel Paty was brutally murdered after he showed the controversial Charlie Hebdo cartoons during a lesson about free speech. Since then, French authorities have been clamping down on … Read more France: A new generation of imams to fight extremism

Three stabbed to death in France ‘terror attack’ – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Three stabbed to death in France ‘terror attack’ – BBC News” – below is their description. Three people have been killed in a knife attack at a church in the French city of Nice, police say. Nice Mayor Christian Estrosi said there had been a “terrorist attack at … Read more Three stabbed to death in France ‘terror attack’ – BBC News

Analysis: Nice attack hardens French resolve on freedom of expression

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Analysis: Nice attack hardens French resolve on freedom of expression” – below is their description. A knife attack in a Nice church has left three dead, including an elderly lady reportedly beheaded. The attack comes days after President Emmanuel Macron pledged, during a funeral speech for murdered … Read more Analysis: Nice attack hardens French resolve on freedom of expression

Nice attacks: Why do terrorists target France more than EU neighbours?

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Nice attacks: Why do terrorists target France more than EU neighbours?” – below is their description. An attacker with a knife killed at least two people and wounded several others near a church in the southern French city of Nice on Thursday, according to police officials. The … Read more Nice attacks: Why do terrorists target France more than EU neighbours?

France-Turkey row: Clash of culture or politics?

CGTN published this video item, entitled “France-Turkey row: Clash of culture or politics?” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video The beheading of teacher Samuel Paty by a teenage Islamist radical in retaliation for showing pupils controversial cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed has once again raised tensions not only in #France, but across Europe … Read more France-Turkey row: Clash of culture or politics?

Muslims Condemn Macron Over Treatment of Islam

Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “Muslims Condemn Macron Over Treatment of Islam” – below is their description. Dozens of protesters from a Pakistani Muslim organisation demonstrated Tuesday in Karachi against France’s refusal to condemn the publication of caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad, in the latest fallout over France’s response to the beheading … Read more Muslims Condemn Macron Over Treatment of Islam

Turkey’s Erdogan urges French goods boycott amid Islam row – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Turkey’s Erdogan urges French goods boycott amid Islam row – BBC News” – below is their description. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called on Turks to boycott French goods amid a row over France’s tougher stance on radical Islam. In a televised speech, he urged world leaders … Read more Turkey’s Erdogan urges French goods boycott amid Islam row – BBC News

Boycotting France: Is this the best strategy for angry Muslim countries?

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Boycotting France: Is this the best strategy for angry Muslim countries?” – below is their description. A growing list of Muslim countries, including Qatar, Jordan and Turkey, are joining the #BoycottFrance movement after French President Emmanuel Macron promised to defend blasphemy at the national tribute for Samuel … Read more Boycotting France: Is this the best strategy for angry Muslim countries?

RIGHT TO BLASPHEME? MUSLIM NATIONS LAUNCH BOYCOTT FRANCE MOVEMENT

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “RIGHT TO BLASPHEME? MUSLIM NATIONS LAUNCH BOYCOTT FRANCE MOVEMENT” – below is their description. From Morocco to Pakistan, leaders have called out Emmanuel Macron for his defense of the right to blaspheme, Gulf States even launching a boycott of French products. They say the president unfairly stigmatized … Read more RIGHT TO BLASPHEME? MUSLIM NATIONS LAUNCH BOYCOTT FRANCE MOVEMENT