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15 July, 2018 6:29 PM World Cup 2018: Russia's Pussy Riot Claim World Cup Pitch Invasion

Four people briefly interrupted the World Cup final on Sunday when they ran onto the pitch at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow. Others included an end to arrests at peaceful rallies and to "allow political competition in the country". The apparent protest was staged with President Vladimir Putin watching the match in a VIP box with his French and Croatian 45

25 June, 2018 4:42 PM EU leaders discuss migrant crisis

Germany and France pushed on Sunday for new solutions to the migration crisis as bickering among European Union (EU) leaders left boats carrying hundreds of African migrants adrift at sea. Sixteen of the EU’s 28 leaders held emergency talks in Brussels to find a way forward despite a long-standing deadlock over who should take in migrants and refugees 36

25 June, 2018 4:30 AM European countries to formalise EU defence force plan

Nine EU nations will today formalise a plan to create a European military intervention force, a French minister said, with Britain backing the measure as a way to maintain strong defence ties with the bloc after Brexit. The force, known as the European Intervention Initiative and championed by French President Emmanuel Macron, is intended to be able to deploy 59

2 June, 2018 2:33 PM Saudi threatens military action if Qatar deploys anti-aircraft missiles: report

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has threatened to take military action if Qatar installs a Russian air defence system, France's Le Monde newspaper reported. Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates severed diplomatic and economic ties with Qatar last year, accusing Doha of supporting terrorism, which it denies. Qatar and Russia signed an agreement 15

13 May, 2018 3:01 AM Macron calls Trump, worried over his Iran nuclear move

French President Emmanuel Macron has called his friend and ally U.S. President Donald Trump to say he’s very worried about tensions in the Middle East, after Mr. Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear accord. Mr. Macron’s office said the two leaders spoke on Saturday and the French leader expressed his “great concern about stability” in the region 47

8 May, 2018 4:30 PM US to pull out of Iran deal, Donald Trump tells Macron: Report

US President Donald Trump told French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday that the United States was going to pull out of the international nuclear agreement with Iran. US President Donald Trump told French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday that the United States was going to pull out of the international nuclear agreement with Iran, the New York Times 78

5 May, 2018 4:06 PM Protests break out in Paris against Macron government’s reforms

Thousands of people demonstrated in central Paris on Saturday amid a heavy police presence to protest against President Emmanuel Macron’s sweeping reforms, a year after he came to office. Some 2,000 security forces, including riot police, were deployed as marchers gathered from midday in the central Opera square for a protest dubbed a “Party for Macron 16

30 April, 2018 4:09 PM Putin, Macron urge strict observance of Iran n-deal

There is no alternative to the agreement says Russia Russian President Vladimir Putin and French leader Emmanuel Macron on Monday called for the “strict observance” of the current Iran nuclear accord, with U.S. President Donald Trump still deciding whether to scrap the agreement. “The Presidents of Russia and France spoke in favour of keeping the Plan and its strict 120

26 April, 2018 2:01 PM Iran Won't Accept Any Amendment To Nuclear Deal Says Senior Official

A May 12 deadline is looming for Donald Trump to decide on whether to re-impose U.S. economic sanctions on Tehran Ankara: A top adviser to Iran's supreme leader said on Thursday Tehran would not accept any change to its nuclear deal, as Western signatories prepare a new package in the hope of persuading U.S. President Donald Trump to stick with the accord 59

26 April, 2018 9:58 AM Macron defends new Iran nuclear plan, Trump outreach

France’s Emmanuel Macron has defended discussions with U.S. President Donald Trump for a new plan to curb Iranian nuclear weapons. Speaking to reporters before leaving Washington on Wednesday night, the French President said the new four-pronged agreement would be a “very important complement” to the existing 2015 accord. The plan announced during Macron’s 39