Saturday, 18 September 2021
France recalls ambassadors to Australia, US in escalating row
The row has for now at least put on hold hopes of a post-Trump renaissance in Paris-Washington relations under Biden and his Secretary of State Antony Blinken, a fluent French speaker who was ...
6 hours ago
French forces kill IS Sahel jihadist leader wanted by US
The head of Islamic State in the Greater Sahara, who was wanted for deadly attacks on US soldiers and foreign aid workers, has been killed in an operation by French troops
16 Sep 2021, 11:22
Court fines France record sum over air pollution
The Court said measures decided by the government were insufficient to improve air quality, because some might not actually be implemented, and their likely effects had not been properly evaluated
05 Aug 2021, 10:15
Israel minister to share initial findings on NSO with France
Israeli Defence Minister Benny Gantz’s office said he would fly out to meet French counterpart Florence Parly for talks about Lebanon’s governance crisis and Iran’s nuclear diplomacy
28 Jul 2021, 15:43
Pegasus malware scandal
Israel to examine tighter controls on export of spywares
The move came after French President Emmanuel Macron convened an emergency cybersecurity meeting following reports that his mobile phone and those of government ministers appeared in the leaked list
24 Jul 2021, 12:41
Pegasus malware scandal
France’s Macron changes phone
This is one of the first concrete actions announced in relation to the Pegasus malware scandal
23 Jul 2021, 09:02
Macron calls national security meeting to discuss Pegasus spyware
French president Emmanuel Macron has called an urgent national security meeting for Thursday to discuss the Israeli-made Pegasus spyware
22 Jul 2021, 15:00
G7 summit outlines health pact to stop future pandemics
G7 leaders are on Saturday set to agree a joint declaration aimed at preventing another pandemic, as they resume wide-ranging talks at their first in-person summit in almost two years.
12 Jun 2021, 11:23
G7 eyes allocating $100b from IMF funds to Covid-ravaged nations: US
The United States and other Group of Seven nations are considering reallocating $100 billion from the International Monetary Fund's warchest to help countries struggling most to cope with the ...
11 Jun 2021, 21:12
Four months jail for Frenchman who slapped Macron
A court on Thursday sentenced to four months in prison a man who slapped president Emmanuel Macron across the face after being angered by what he said was the French leader’s “friendly and ...
11 Jun 2021, 08:59