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In The Midst Of A Submarine Crisis, Emmanuel Macron Will Meet With Vice President Biden.
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PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron will meet with US President Joe Biden in the coming days, the first contact between the two countries since a major diplomatic crisis erupted over a su…

After A Fire In 2019, The Reconstruction Of France's Notre Dame Cathedral Will Begin.
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PARIS (AP) — More than two years after a devastating fire that ripped through its roof, knocked down its spire, and threatened to bring the rest of the medieval monument down, France's Notre Dame C…

France Recalls Its Ambassadors To The United States And Australia In Connection With A Subcontracting Agreement.
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PARIS (AP) — France said late Friday that it would immediately recall its ambassadors to the United States and Australia, following Australia's decision to forego a large French conventional submar…

Today Marks The Start Of The Trial Of 20 Men Charged In The 2015 Paris Attacks.
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PARIS (AP) — The trial of 20 men accused in the Islamic State group's 2015 attacks on Paris, which killed 130 people and injured hundreds, will begin on Wednesday in a secure complex embedded withi…

Josephine Baker Is The First African-American Woman To Be Given A Burial Honor In Paris.
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PARIS (AP) — The remains of American-born singer and dancer Josephine Baker will be reinterred at the Pantheon monument in Paris, making the entertainer, a World War II hero in France, the country'…

Tadej Pogacar Wins The Tour De France For The Second Year In A Row.
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Tadej Pogacar won his second Tour de France in a row on Sunday, after a grueling three-week odyssey that he made look like a leisurely ride at times. Pogacar's resounding victory at cycling's pinna…

The French Far-right Party Suffers Defeat In Regional Elections.
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PARIS (AP) — Mainstream candidates dealt a stinging defeat to France's far right in regional elections on Sunday, depriving it of control of a region for the first time and slowing its momentum ahe…

Biden Urges G-7 Leaders To Speak Up And Compete With China
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CARBIS BAY, England (AP) — World leaders unveiled an infrastructure plan for the developing world on Saturday to compete with China’s efforts, but the democracies couldn’t agree on how to publicly…

A Man Has Been Sentenced For Slapping French President Emmanuel Macron.
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A 28-year-old Frenchman who identified as a right-wing or extreme-right "patriot" was sentenced to four months in prison Thursday for slapping President Emmanuel Macron in the face. Damien Tarel wa…

While Visiting With A Large Crowd, French President Macron Was Slapped In The Face.
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Two people were arrested, according to reports, after French President Emmanuel Macron was slapped in the face while greeting a crowd in the southeast of France on Tuesday. According to local media…

Emmanuel Macron: France Is To Blame For The Genocide In Rwanda
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KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron acknowledged in a key speech during his visit to Rwanda that France bears a heavy responsibility for the 1994 genocide in the Central African…

France Applauds YouTubers For Failed Vaccine Smear Effort
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LE PECQ, France (AP) — France's government praised YouTubers and other social media influencers who refused to be recruited for a smear campaign to spread misinformation about the Pfizer COVID-19 v…