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French yellow vests join global activists at G7 counter-summit

Aug 22 2019

HENDAYE, France, IRUN, Spain Anti-globalization and climate activists have teamed up with yellow vest protesters and Basque nationalists ahead of a G7 meeting in France this weekend to confront a rich-poor divide they say is growing due to the "cynicism" of world leaders.

Riot police, masked protesters clash at Paris May Day rally

May 01 2019

PARIS Dozens of masked and hooded anarchists clashed with riot police in Paris on Wednesday, burning bins, smashing property and hurling bottles and rocks, hijacking a May Day rally that was focused on protesting against President Emmanuel Macron's policies. | Video

Yellow vest protests hit with police water cannon, tear gas in Paris

Jan 12 2019

PARIS Paris police fired water cannon and tear gas to push back "yellow vest" demonstrators from around the Arc de Triomphe monument on Saturday, in the ninth straight weekend of protests against French President Emmanuel Macron's economic reforms. | Video

Sacre bleu! Blue wine makes a splash in southern France

Aug 13 2018

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Socialist Party chief vs tech guru: France's shifting political landscape

Jun 09 2017

PARIS Mounir Mahjoubi was aged four when Jean-Christophe Cambadelis was first elected a Paris lawmaker for the Socialist Party nearly three decades ago. Now the tech entrepreneur is vying for his seat in a battle that embodies France's political upheaval.

France buries priest murdered by Islamist militants

Aug 02 2016

ROUEN, France Mourners crammed into Rouen Cathedral on Tuesday for the funeral of the Roman Catholic priest knifed to death at his church altar, as France's political leaders sought ways to defeat home-grown Islamist violence. | Video

Eagles of Death Metal to give Paris concert for attack survivors

Feb 16 2016

PARIS U.S. band Eagles of Death Metal, on stage when Islamic State attacked their venue and killed 89 people in Paris last November, expressed sympathy with those too traumatized to attend their concert at another Paris hall on Tuesday.

Razzia könnte weitere Paris-Anschläge vereitelt haben

Nov 19 2015

Paris Mit einem Großeinsatz im Norden von Paris hat die Polizei womöglich einen weiteren Anschlag in der französischen Hauptstadt verhindert.

At least two die in police raid on group planning new Paris attack

Nov 18 2015

SAINT DENIS, France A woman suicide bomber blew herself up in a police raid on Wednesday that sources said had foiled a jihadi plan to hit Paris's business district, days after a wave of attacks killed 129 across the French capital. | Video

At least two die in police raid on group planning new Paris attack

Nov 18 2015

SAINT DENIS, France A woman suicide bomber blew herself up in a police raid on Wednesday that sources said had foiled a jihadi plan to hit Paris's business district, days after a wave of attacks killed 129 across the French capital. | Video

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