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Emmanuel Macron

25th President of the French Republic

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Emmanuel Macron: 25th President of the French Republic
Emmanuel Jean-Michel Frédéric Macron is a French politician who has been President of France and ex officio Co-Prince of Andorra since 14 May 2017.

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Macron's new government: Five things to look out for in France in 2020 [Video]

Macron's new government: Five things to look out for in France in 2020

Macron's new government: Five things to look out for in France in 2020

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New French government named under Prime Minister Jean Castex in Macron reshuffle [Video]

New French government named under Prime Minister Jean Castex in Macron reshuffle

Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday a "new path" was necessary as his LREM party was dealt a blow during local elections last month. View on euronews

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President Macron picks new prime minister [Video]

President Macron picks new prime minister

President Emmanuel Macron named Jean Castex, a top civil servant and local mayor who orchestrated France's coronavirus lockdown exit strategy, as his new prime minister on Friday as he acted to..

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Macron says new tactics 'shifted the dynamic' in Sahel fight [Video]

Macron says new tactics 'shifted the dynamic' in Sahel fight

Leaders from G5 Sahel bloc of nations and French president meet in Nouakchott to discuss campaign against armed groups.

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Extinction Rebellion activists chain themselves to gates in French Finance Ministry protest [Video]

Extinction Rebellion activists chain themselves to gates in French Finance Ministry protest

The protest at the Finance Ministry comes a day after the French president, Emmanuel Macron, announced €15 billion in measures to combat the climate crisis.View on euronews

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'Moment of truth': Macron wants EU recovery fund agreement in July [Video]

'Moment of truth': Macron wants EU recovery fund agreement in July

'Moment of truth': Macron wants EU recovery fund agreement in July

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French Greens make gains as Macron’s party falters in local polls [Video]

French Greens make gains as Macron’s party falters in local polls

President Macron's party faces a setback but it is a good night for the Greens after local elections in France.

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Emmanuel Macron: 'Turkey is playing a dangerous game in Libya' [Video]

Emmanuel Macron: 'Turkey is playing a dangerous game in Libya'

The French president's remarks on Turkey's military intervention in the Libyan civil war follows an encounter between the two NATO allies' ships in the MediterraneanView on euronews

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Activists douse French health ministry in red paint [Video]

Activists douse French health ministry in red paint

French protesters on Saturday doused the country's health ministry with red paint, to symbolize the blood of those who died from COVID-19 and to demonstrate against poor working conditions for public..

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Red Arrows fly over London and Paris to mark Charles de Gaulle's to mark historic broadcast [Video]

Red Arrows fly over London and Paris to mark Charles de Gaulle's to mark historic broadcast

The Red Arrows and their French equivalent, Patrouille De France performing a flypast of Paris and London during French President Emmanuel Macron's visit to the UK on Thursday.

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French president Emmanuel Macron visits London to mark anniversary of the Appel [Video]

French president Emmanuel Macron visits London to mark anniversary of the Appel

Boris Johnson and French President Emmanuel Macron observed a flypast of the Red Arrows and their French equivalent, La Patrouille de France, to mark the anniversary of the Appel Mr Johnson and Mr..

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Social distancing maintained as Johnson greets Macron [Video]

Social distancing maintained as Johnson greets Macron

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson shared an awkward bow with Emmanuel Macron as he welcomed the French president to Downing Street on Thursday.

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PM and Macron watch UK and French flypast [Video]

PM and Macron watch UK and French flypast

Prime Minister Boris Johnson and President of France Emmanuel Macron watch a flypast by the Red Arrows and the Patrouille de France on the 80th anniversary of General De Gaulle’s “Appel” to the..

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PM and Macron view wartime artefacts [Video]

PM and Macron view wartime artefacts

Boris Johnson and Emmanuel Macron viewed artefacts from the Second World War at 10 Downing Street on Thursday. The President of France was visiting London to mark the 80th anniversary of General De..

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Emmanuel Macron meets Boris Johnson outside 10 Downing Street [Video]

Emmanuel Macron meets Boris Johnson outside 10 Downing Street

President Macron arrives in Downing Street as part of the June 18 celebrations to commemorate the French Resistance leader Charles de Gaulle's call to arms in 1940. He was met by Prime Minister Boris..

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Boris Johnson welcomes Emmanuel Macron to No 10 [Video]

Boris Johnson welcomes Emmanuel Macron to No 10

Prime Minister Boris Johnson welcomes the President of France Emmanuel Macron to 10 Downing Street on the day of the 80th anniversary of General de Gaulle’s “Appel” to resist the German..

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Prince Charles and President Macron lay wreaths [Video]

Prince Charles and President Macron lay wreaths

The Prince of Wales and the President of France laid wreaths at the statues of King George VI, the Queen Mother, and Charles de Gaulle in a ceremony at Carlton Gardens in central London. Thursday..

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Prince Charles and Camilla welcome President Macron [Video]

Prince Charles and Camilla welcome President Macron

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall welcomed the President of France at Clarence House on Thursday with a Guard of Honour found by Number 7 Company Coldstream Guards, accompanied by the Band of..

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Government to discuss travel corridor with France [Video]

Government to discuss travel corridor with France

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab says the government will discuss travel corridors with their “French friends” ahead of Emmanuel Macron’s visit to the UK on Thursday. The French President is in..

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ATP and WTA Tours announce August resumption [Video]

ATP and WTA Tours announce August resumption

The men's ATP Tour and women's WTA Tour issue revised calendars for the resumption of professional tennis after the shutdown caused by the novel coronavirus pandemic.

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Brexit deadline looms over day of Anglo-French solidarity

Prime Minister Boris Johnson told France's President Emmanuel Macron that talks on a post Brexit deal cannot drag on into the autumn, as the French leader visited London to mark the 80th anniversary of..
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Macron told PM Johnson France still supports reaching a deal on Brexit: source

French President Emmanuel Macron told British Prime Minister Boris Johnson that France still supports reaching a deal on Brexit, a presidential source said on Thursday after the two leaders met earlier..
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PM Johnson tells Macron: Brexit talks cannot stretch into autumn

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told French President Emmanuel Macron that it does not make sense to extend talks on a post-Brexit trade deal with the European Union into autumn, a statement..
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Diplomacy in the time of coronavirus: Johnson and Macron trade bows, thumbs up

Standing apart on either side of a strip of red carpet outside Number 10 Downing Street, Prime Minister Boris Johnson and French President Emmanuel Macron demonstrated the unusual reality of..
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UK's Johnson, France's Macron to discuss coronavirus, Brexit: Johnson's spokesman

Prime Minister Boris Johnson and French President Emmanuel Macron will most likely talk about the global fight against the novel coronavirus and Britain's future relationship with the European Union at..
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Macron visits London to mark de Gaulle's WW2 resistance call and talk Brexit

French President Emmanuel Macron visits London on Thursday for a ceremony to mark the 80th anniversary of General de Gaulle's call for wartime resistance, and also to discuss Brexit and the COVID-19..
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France's Macron to talk Brexit in London and mark de Gaulle's 'Appel'

President Emmanuel Macron visits the United Kingdom on Thursday to mark the 80th anniversary of General de Gaulle’s appeal to the French resistance and to talk Brexit with Prime Minister Boris..
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Johnson, Macron to honour French Resistance fighters in London

Four men who played significant roles in the French Resistance during World War Two will be honoured by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and French President Emmanuel Macron during a ceremony in..
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Britain removes protection from Churchill statue for Macron visit

Workmen began removing protective hoarding around a statue of Britain's wartime leader Winston Churchill on Wednesday ahead of a visit from French President Emmanuel Macron, after the monument was..
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Macron caught off guard as spokeswoman calls for lifting taboo on race

French President Emmanuel Macron appeared to be caught off guard on Monday by a proposal by a government spokeswoman, one of the most prominent black people in French politics, to lift a decades-old..
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France must seek greater economic independence after virus, says Macron

President Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday he was accelerating France's exit from its coronavirus lockdown and that the crisis had laid bare the country's need for greater economic independence.
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Macron says France won't remove statues, erase history

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday fighting racism should not lead to a "hateful" re-writing of history following worldwide protests over the killing of George Floyd, a black man, by a..
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Macron says France accelerating easing of lockdown restrictions

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday said he was accelerating plans to ease the country's coronavirus lockdown to revive the euro zone's second biggest economy more swiftly.
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France's Macron says Europe needs to be less dependent on China, U.S.

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday he would work to build a Europe that was less dependent on China and the United States, as France gradually emerges from an eight-week lockdown.
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France's Macron says restaurants to reopen in Paris

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday that mainland France would go into a so-called "green zone" from Monday with restaurants reopening in Paris as the country has been gradually exiting a..
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Prince Charles, Camilla to mark De Gaulle wartime broadcast with France's Macron

Prince Charles and his wife Camilla will welcome French President Emmanuel Macron next Thursday to mark the 80th anniversary of Charles de Gaulle's radio appeal to his countrymen to resist Nazi..
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Macron to address French nation on Sunday: report

French President Emmanuel Macron will make an address to the nation on Sunday, France's daily Le Figaro reported on Wednesday on its website.
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France tells China it still backs 'one country, two systems' for Hong Kong

French President Emmanuel Macron has told Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping he is following events in Hong Kong closely and continues to back the "one country, two systems" principle for Beijing's rule..
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Macron demands release of French-Iranian academic Adelkhah

France demanded on Friday that Franco-Iranian academic Fariba Adelkhah, whom Tehran has sentenced to six years in prison, be released immediately, saying her detention was harming trust between the two..
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France's Bastille Day military parade replaced by ceremony in Paris

France's Bastille Day military parade marking its national day will be replaced by a ceremony on the Place de la Concorde square in central Paris, President Emmanuel Macron's office said on Thursday.
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Trump, Macron agree G7 should be held in person and in near future: White House

U.S. President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron agreed in a phone call on Thursday that the G7 meeting should be held in person and in the near future, the White House said.
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France's Macron open to travelling to U.S. for G7 if epidemic allows

French President Emmanuel Macron is open to travelling to the United States for an in-person meeting of Group of Seven leaders if the coronavirus epidemic situation allows, an Elysee official said on..
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Trump, Macron agree on urgent need for de-escalation in Libya: White House

U.S. President Donald Trump and French counterpart Emmanuel Macron discussed their concern about "worsening foreign interference" in Libya and "agreed on the need for urgent de-escalation," the White..
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'It's up to us': how Merkel and Macron revived EU solidarity

It took a courtroom of scarlet-robed judges to spur Angela Merkel to make one of her boldest moves in 15 years as German chancellor: propose huge cash handouts to the European Union's weaker economies.
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French Foreign Minister: regrets new rebel party but LREM majority not in danger

French Foreign Affairs Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Tuesday it was a "pity" that rebels had defected from President Emmanuel Macron's ruling LREM party to form a new group, but that he felt..
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Defecting French lawmakers deprive Macron of outright parliament majority

Defectors from Emmanuel Macron's ruling party announced the creation of a new group in France's lower house of parliament on Tuesday, depriving the president of an outright majority and raising..
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Macron, Merkel to announce new 'Franco-German initiative' on Monday

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will present a new Franco-German initiative later on Monday, Macron's office said in a surprise statement.
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French President Macron to hold video conference with Merkel

French President Emmanuel Macron will hold a video conference later on Monday with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, said a statement from Macron's office.
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France's Macron to meet Sanofi chief on May 19: Elysee

President Emmanuel Macron will meet the chief executive of French pharmaceutical firm Sanofi on May 19, a presidential official said on Thursday, after Paul Hudson angered the government earlier by..
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In France's race for virus masks, old people lost out

In late February, as the COVID-19 pandemic was about to hit, French President Emmanuel Macron faced a critical decision. Like most countries, France did not have enough protective face masks.
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Macron's lawmakers told to pull together amid reports of new group

The parliamentary leader of French President Emmanuel Macron's centrist party demanded the "utmost prudence" from his lawmakers on Friday after reports that some were poised to defect to a new..
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France's Macron offers bailout for culture workers

French president Emmanuel Macron promised guaranteed stipends for out-of-work actors and money for filmmakers whose productions have been cancelled, as part of a bailout for an arts industry shut down..
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France's Macron throws lockdown lifeline to culture sector

The French state will extend income support to workers from the arts and culture industry, many of whom have lost their jobs during the coronavirus lockdown, President Emmanuel Macron said on..
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French President planning more aid for culture sector hit by coronavirus

French President Emmanuel Macron said he was looking into more financial aid for the country's arts and culture sectors that have been hit hard by the coronavirus, including the closure of museums and..
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France's Macron says major foreign travel to be limited this summer

French President Emmanuel Macron said it was unlikely that French people would be able to undertake major foreign trips this summer and that even trips within Europe may have to be limited in order to..
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Macron: France to pledge 500 million euros for global coronavirus vaccine hunt

President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday France would contribute 500 million euros ($550 million) to a global fund-raising push to finance research into a vaccine and treatments against the novel..
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A fifth of French think Le Pen would do better job than Macron: poll

Only 20% of French people think far-right leader Marine Le Pen would handle the coronavirus crisis better than President Emmanuel Macron, according to an opinion poll for Le Journal du Dimanche..
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French life will not be normal after May 11, Macron says

President Emmanuel Macron warned on Friday that ending the national lockdown on May 11 would be only a first step for France to pull out of the coronavirus crisis, for which his handling faces mounting..
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France's Macron says May 11 will not signal return to normal life

President Emmanuel Macron warned on Friday that the end of the national lockdown on May 11 would only be a first step as France looks to move out of the crisis created by the outbreak of the..
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Defying French lockdown, Le Pen places May Day wreath as Macron urges unity

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen pressed ahead with her party's annual May 1 tradition of honouring mediaeval heroine Joan of Arc despite a nationwide lockdown and criticised President Emmanuel..
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World leaders to launch WHO COVID-19 plan, but U.S. won't take part

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will help launch a global initiative on Friday to accelerate work to fight COVID-19, the World Health Organization said, but the..
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Lockdown exit in France will not be done region by region: presidency

French President Emmanuel Macron told mayors that unwinding the coronavirus lockdown would not be done region by region, the presidency's office said on Thursday.
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France's Macron says now not the time for pandemic probe

French President Emmanuel Macron told the Australian prime minister now was not the time for an international investigation into the coronavirus pandemic and that the urgency was to act in unison..
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Macron says 'naive' to say China handled coronavirus epidemic better than West: FT

French President Emmanuel Macron rejected the idea that China had handled the coronavirus outbreak better than Western democracies in an interview published in Friday's Financial Times.
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Macron warns populists could win if EU fails to launch common fund: FT

Populists will win "in Italy, in Spain, perhaps in France and elsewhere" if European countries do not launch a rescue fund that can issue joint debt to cope with the fallout of the coronavirus..
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France's Macron says he hopes to secure Putin backing for UN truce plea

French President Emmanuel Macron said he has secured the agreement of three of the five permanent members of the United Nations' Security Council to back a call by the UN for a global ceasefire so the..
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Promising 'better days,' Macron extends France's lockdown until May 11

French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday announced he was extending a virtual lockdown to curb the coronavirus outbreak until May 11, adding that progress had been made but the battle not yet won.
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France's Macron extends coronavirus lockdown until May 11

French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday announced he was extending a virtual lockdown to curb the coronavirus outbreak until May 11, adding that progress had been made but the battle not yet won.
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Macron visits Marseille doctor working on COVID-19 drug touted by Trump

President Emmanuel Macron visited a French doctor in Marseille on Thursday whose work on an anti-malaria drug has been promoted by U.S. President Donald Trump as a potential weapon against COVID-19 but..
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