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EU security must no longer depend on US, says Macron

1 month, 23 days ago
PARIS: French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday called for Europe to stop relying on the United States for its military defence as he pushed for fresh EU integration in the face of rising nationalism around the continent. Relaunching…

Migrant feud casts shadow as Macron and Merkel seek EU roadmap

4 months, 2 days ago
PARIS: French President Emmanuel Macron heads to Germany on Tuesday seeking progress with Chancellor Angela Merkel on elusive eurozone reforms, but the deepening EU rifts over migration threaten to dominate an already daunting agenda.…

‘Spiderman’ of Paris: folk hero fresh off migrant trail

4 months, 22 days ago
PARIS: Mamoudou Gassama, the young Malian hailed as a hero in France for scaling a multi-storey building to rescue a child hanging from a balcony, is no stranger to danger. The 22-year-old "Spiderman", who was honoured by President…

Macron reiterates need to keep Iran nuclear deal

5 months, 17 days ago
French leader Emmanuel Macron reinforced his commitment to the Iran nuclear deal, saying no one wants an escalation of tensions in the region, while admitting the accord needed strengthening.

US not seeking to reopen Iran nuclear deal, envoy says

5 months, 23 days ago
GENEVA: The United States is not seeking to reopen or renegotiate the Iran nuclear deal but hopes to stay in it to fix its flaws with a supplementary agreement, U.S. non-proliferation envoy Christopher Ford said on Wednesday. U.S.…

Iran rejects any new nuclear deal proposed by US, France

5 months, 24 days ago
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani rejected any hopes of rewriting a nuclear deal with world powers, after the leaders of the United States and France called for a new pact covering Tehran's missile programme and regional interventions.