BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Crown Prince Receives Phone Call From French President Macron

RIYADH - - Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has received a phone call from French President Emmanuel Macron in which they discussed bilateral relations. ‘During the call, they reviewed relations between the two countries and opportunities for joint cooperation. Regional and international developments were discussed, and a number of issues of common interest … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Crown Prince Receives Phone Call From French President Macron

NEWS ALERT | French President Macron Improving After COVID-19 Diagnosis – Presidency

PARIS - - French President Emmanuel Macron's health is showing signs of improvement after he tested positive for COVID-19 on Dec.17, his office said on Wednesday. Macron has been self - isolating at Versailles, and BFM TV this week broadcast live images of him chairing a government ministerial meeting via an audiovisual link. He has … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | French President Macron Improving After COVID-19 Diagnosis – Presidency

NEWS ALERT | Saudi Crown Prince Condoles President Of France On Death Of Former President

Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, has sent a cable of condolence to President Emmanuel Macron of the Republic of France on the death of former President Valery Giscard d’Estaing of France. In his cable, HRH Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman expressed profound sorrow  … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | Saudi Crown Prince Condoles President Of France On Death Of Former President

NEWS ALERT | France Reinforcing Its Border Controls Following Attacks

PARIS | FRANCE – French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday that France is reinforcing its border controls after a series of attacks that hit the country in  recent weeks. Macron said the number of police and troops in charge of border controls will double from 2,400 now to 4.800. they will focus on fighting … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | France Reinforcing Its Border Controls Following Attacks

NEWS | Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Condemns France Terror Attacks

MILAN | ITALY – Abu Dhabi’s crown prince condemned on Sunday recent terror attacks in France. During a phone call with French President Emmanuel Macron, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed rejected hate speech and said there was no justification for terrorism or violence, UAE state news agency WAM reported. Sheikh Mohammed added that recent terror attacks … Continue reading NEWS | Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Condemns France Terror Attacks

NEWS ALERT | France’s Macron To Muslims: I Hear Your Anger, But Won’t Accept Violence

PARIS – French President Emmanuel Macron said on Saturday he respected Muslims who were shocked by cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad but that was no excuse for violence, as his official ramped up security after a knife attack in a French church that killed three people this week. The suspected assailant, a 21-year-old from Tunisia, … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | France’s Macron To Muslims: I Hear Your Anger, But Won’t Accept Violence

NEWS ALERT | Insulting Muslims is an abuse of free speech, Iran’s Zarif Says

MILAN | ITALY – Insulting Muslims is an ‘opportunistic’ abuse of free speech, Iran’s foreign minister said on Monday, in an apparent reference to remarks by French President Emmanuel Macron perceived to be critical of Islam. ‘Muslims are the primary victims of the ‘cult of hatred’, the minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, tweeted, without directly addressing … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | Insulting Muslims is an abuse of free speech, Iran’s Zarif Says

BREAKING NEWS | Pakistan’s PM Takes Aim At Macron; Asks Facebook To Ban Islamophobic Content

MILAN | ITALY - - Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan called on Facebook to ban Islamophobic content on its platform, warning of a spike in radicalization Muslims, hours after he hit out at the French president for ‘attacking Islam’. Pakistan summoned the French ambassador in Islamabad as anger spread on Monday over President Emmanuel Macron’s … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Pakistan’s PM Takes Aim At Macron; Asks Facebook To Ban Islamophobic Content

CORONAVIRUS | France’s Macron Announces Nightly Curfews To Beat Back Coronavirus

PARIS – France will impose a nightly curfew on almost one third of the country’s 67 million people to tackle a resurgent coronavirus, but a new national lockdown is not envisaged, President Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday. Macron announced the curfew, which will take effect from Saturday and run each night from 9 p.m. to … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS | France’s Macron Announces Nightly Curfews To Beat Back Coronavirus

NEWS | French President To Go To Lithuania and Latvia amid Russia Tensions

PARIS | FRANCE – French President Emmanuel Macron will visit Lithuania and Latvia this month and see French NATO troops in the region, Macron’s department said in Wednesday, amid tensions between the European Union and Russia and Belarus. During his visit, scheduled to take place from Sept. 28-30, Macron will hold talks with Lithuanian President … Continue reading NEWS | French President To Go To Lithuania and Latvia amid Russia Tensions