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October 31, 2018 3:21 PM EU must BEG Brexit Britain to STAY in a NEW Europe warns Nicolas Sarkozy

EUROPE should be bending over backwards to woo Britain back to the EU and scrap any out-of-date Euro rules which stand in the way of this, former French President Nicolas Sarkozy warned today. Mr Sarkozy, who was in power from 2007 to 2012 before being replaced by leftist François Hollande, said a ‘new Europe’ was needed, one which scrapped out of date rules 50

September 25, 2018 5:53 PM World War 3: King of Jordan's chilling warning as 'global TERROR' REIGNS

THE King of Jordan Abdullah II issued a stark warning during his speech at the United Nations' headquarters, saying the world is facing "World War 3" as terrorist acts keep making victims across the globe. While the then French President Francois Hollande branded the attacks an "act of war", King Abdullah II openly spoke of a conflict spread across the globe 79

September 24, 2018 10:18 PM MACRON ON BRINK: French president’s support hits RECORD LOW

FRENCH President Emmanuel Macron’s popularity has fallen to its lowest level since the start of his term, a poll published on Sunday showed, with less than one third of those interviewed expressing satisfaction with his leadership. The young centrist faces poor approval numbers after a political scandal involving his top bodyguard undermined his government’s 61

June 27, 2018 4:07 PM Macron BLASTED for saying up to Pope: French secularism ‘disrespected’ say rivals

FRENCH President Emmanuel Macron’s highly symbolic visit to the Vaticanhas been hit by accusations a religious title bestowed on him by Pope Francis ‘undermines’ French secularism. Mr Macron’s decision to accept the title shows his blatant “disrespect” for the principles of the secular Republic, Jean-Luc Mélenchon, the head of France’s far-left La France 31

June 26, 2018 3:49 PM President Macron holds lengthy closed door discussions on migrants with the Pope as crisis drives the EU further apart

French President Emmanuel Macron had a lengthy closed door discussion on migrants with Pope Francis during his first official visit to the Vatican. Macron and his wife Brigitte were greeted by a Swiss Guard picket upon arrival at the Apostolic Palace on Tuesday. The tete-a-tete between the Argentine pontiff and Macron in the Vatican's ornate library 55

March 22, 2018 4:22 PM The return of ETHNIC CLEANSING – France accused of leaving Kurds to fate at hands of Turks

THE HORRORS of ethnic cleansing returned to Europe today as France’s Emmanuel Macron was accused of abandoning millions of Kurds to annihilation and displacement at the hands of the Turkish military. Conservative senator Bruno Retailleau said the French President had turned his back on the Kurds following the capture of their stronghold Afrin by Turkish 82

January 29, 2018 4:20 PM Brexit is ‘lose-lose deal’: EU finance chief says ‘door is open’ for referendum U-turn

BREXIT is a “lose-lose” deal that will benefit neither Europe nor Britain, says Pierre Moscovici, the European commissioner for economic and financial affairs. Mr Moscovici also insisted he would welcome a U-turn by Britain on its decision to leave. The EU bigwig said: “To be honest, I think Brexit is a lose-lose deal. The United Kingdom has a lot to lose from Brexit 47

November 11, 2017 4:36 PM 11th day of 11th month: War dead honored on Armistice Day

LONDON (AP) - Millions of people in Britain and France paused to remember the victims of war Saturday on Armistice Day, which marks the anniversary of the end of World War I. Across Britain, people stopped in streets, squares and railway stations for two minutes of silence starting at 11 a.m. The moment - the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month 49

August 30, 2017 11:01 PM MACRON UNDERMINED: Hollande ‘steps in’ over case of imprisoned Frenchman in Turkey

FRANCOIS Hollande has mobilised his Turkish contacts to ensure the speedy liberation of a French journalism student unlawfully detained in Turkey after president Emmanuel Macron’s initial pleas to have the young man sent back to France appeared to fall on deaf ears. Turkey has come under fire for its crackdown on domestic and foreign media following 60

August 26, 2017 10:02 PM Most French now dissatisfied with Macron, poll shows

PARIS, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Most French voters are now dissatisfied with Emmanuel Macron's performance, a poll showed on Sunday, marking a dramatic turnaround for a president who basked in a landslide election victory less than four months ago. The poll, conducted by Ifop for newspaper Le Journal du Dimanche (JDD) showed Macron's dissatisfaction rating 27