French President Emmanuel Macron takes fire for Syria attack as France moves to revoke Assad’s Legion of Honor

French President Emmanuel Macron waves after escorting Canada’s Prime Minister (not seem) following their meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris, on April 16, 2018. (Photo by AFP) French President Emmanuel Macron is taking fire for his country’s participation in the recent US-led airstrikes on Syrian. On Monday, the head of the far-left France Insoumise […]

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Rights groups threaten legal action against government of French President Emmanuel Macron over arms exports to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates

French President Emmanuel Macron (Photo by AFP) Two human rights groups have given the government of French President Emmanuel Macron two months to end its arms exports to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), which are involved in a devastating three-year-old conflict in Yemen, or face legal proceedings. Legal non-governmental organization Droit Solidarite and Aser, which […]

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French President Emanuel Macron asks King Salman of Saudi Arabia to lift Yemen blockade: Report

French President Emmanuel Macron (Photo by AFP) French President Emanuel Macron has reportedly asked King Salman of Saudi Arabia to remove a long-running blockade on Yemen and let humanitarian aid through, as millions of Yemeni civilians struggle with the humanitarian crisis caused by an ongoing Saudi military invasion. The Saudi-led war, which began in March […]

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French President Emmanuel Macron unveils plan to contain violence against women

French President Emmanuel Macron delivers a speech during the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women at the Elysee Palace in Paris, November 25, 2017. (Photo by AFP) French President Emmanuel Macron has strongly condemned the “horrific and shameful” violence against women in the country, introducing a package of measures aimed at curbing […]

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