Who’s Who in France’s Benalla affair

25 Jul

One week into France’s Benalla scandal and as witnesses continue to appear for inquiries in both houses of parliament, FRANCE 24 looks at key players in the toughest crisis of Emmanuel Macron’s presidency so far.

Cocktail of anger lacks punch at Paris anti-reform protest

19 Apr

Under a hot sun on the boulevard Montparnasse, with union-run mojito stands and a brass band playing “Hasta Siempre, Comandante”, Paris’s latest anti-reform demo had an air of Havana. But something else, too, evoked Cuba: a decidedly insular feel.