Category: Emmanuel Macron

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Jan
2021

Here’s How Western Leaders Reacted To The Capitol RiotHere’s How Western Leaders Reacted To The Capitol Riot

Leaders from around the world expressed concern and strongly condemned Wednesday’s riot at the U.S. Capitol that resulted in four deaths, dozens of arrests and several injuries. Leaders of Western nations from Germany and France to Ireland and Canada said they were upset seeing the images of the scene Wednesday. French President Emmanuel Macron criticized […]

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Dec
2020

France Proposes Sweeping New Law To Crack Down On Islamic ExtremismFrance Proposes Sweeping New Law To Crack Down On Islamic Extremism

A draft of a new law aimed at combating Islamic extremism was introduced by the French government Wednesday.  The proposed law targets places like home schools and mosques that teach principles counter to French values, according to the Associated Press. President Emmanuel Macron has spoken recently about a need to rid France of “separatists” that […]

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Dec
2020

France To Implement ‘Restrictive And Dissuasive’ Anti-Skiing Measures To Prevent Virus SpreadFrance To Implement ‘Restrictive And Dissuasive’ Anti-Skiing Measures To Prevent Virus Spread

French President Emmanuel Macron announced new restrictions Tuesday that will dissuade French citizens from skiing in countries like Switzerland, where slopes remain open. President Emmanuel Macron said that details of the measures have yet to be finalized, but that they will be “restrictive,” according to ABC News. Ski slopes in France will stay closed throughout […]

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Nov
2020

President Emmanuel Macron Issues Charter To French Muslim Leaders Prohibiting Foreign Interference, Political IslamPresident Emmanuel Macron Issues Charter To French Muslim Leaders Prohibiting Foreign Interference, Political Islam

French President Emmanuel Macron issued a charter to Muslim leaders that delineates restrictions intended to curb “Islamist separatism” in the country following multiple terror attacks, the BBC reported Thursday. The “charter of republican values” must be accepted within 15 days by the French Council of the Muslim Faith (CFCM), which has agreed to create a […]

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Nov
2020

Macron Trolls Trump, Says Biden Can Help ‘Make Our Planet Great Again’Macron Trolls Trump, Says Biden Can Help ‘Make Our Planet Great Again’

November 12, 2020 2:56 PM ET French President Emmanuel Macron took a small swipe Thursday at President Donald Trump as he discussed the possibility of the United States rejoining the Paris Climate Accords.  Macron said that a President Joe Biden could help “make our planet great again,” an obvious play on Trump’s campaign slogan to […]

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Nov
2020

France’s Opposition Party Got The Majority To Go Home For Lunch To Win A VoteFrance’s Opposition Party Got The Majority To Go Home For Lunch To Win A Vote

November 05, 2020 4:16 PM ET France’s parliamentary opposition party won a vote to shorten France’s state of emergency after making it more difficult for LREM party members to attend the vote, an LREM party member said according to The Canadian. Many LREM members returned to the assembly too late to vote after going home […]

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‘the-terrorist-risk-is-everywhere’-—-macron-calls-for-stricter-european-borders-after-recent-attacks
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Nov
2020

‘The Terrorist Risk Is Everywhere’ — Macron Calls For Stricter European Borders After Recent Attacks‘The Terrorist Risk Is Everywhere’ — Macron Calls For Stricter European Borders After Recent Attacks

November 05, 2020 11:21 AM ET French President Emmanuel Macron called for Europe to re-think its Schengen Area open-border system Thursday after recent Islamic terror attacks across the continent.  Macron said that many of the criminal enterprises who frequently traffic migrants into Europe are linked to terrorist organizations, Reuters reported. “I am in favor of […]

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Nov
2020

Muslims In Indonesia Protest Outside French Embassy, Call President Macron The ‘Real Terrorist’Muslims In Indonesia Protest Outside French Embassy, Call President Macron The ‘Real Terrorist’

November 02, 2020 10:19 AM ET Thousands of Muslims in Indonesia protested outside the French embassy on Monday in response to recent anti-Islamist actions taken by French President Emmanuel Macron, Reuters reported.  Protesters in Jakarta demanded that the French ambassador to the world’s largest Muslim-majority country be immediately expelled, Reuters reports. Banners depicting Macron as […]

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Oct
2020

Greek Orthodox Priest Fighting For Life After Being Shot In France Amid Heightened Terror AlertGreek Orthodox Priest Fighting For Life After Being Shot In France Amid Heightened Terror Alert

A Greek Orthodox priest was shot in France on Saturday amid a nationwide terror alert that was raised to the “emergency” level earlier in the week after a series of attacks, several sources reported. The priest, a Greek citizen in his 40s, was shot twice in the abdomen in Lyon and is in a local […]

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Oct
2020

France Terror Suspect Had Arrived In Europe From Tunisia On Migrant Boat 1 Month Prior To Killings, Official SaysFrance Terror Suspect Had Arrived In Europe From Tunisia On Migrant Boat 1 Month Prior To Killings, Official Says

The man suspected of killing three people in a church in France had reportedly arrived in Europe by migrant boat from Tunisia a month prior to the attack, officials said, according to BBC. An identity picture of the Nice assailant Brahim Issaoui, who a day earlier killed three people and wounded several others in the […]

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