Emmanuel Macron’s disgraced former security advisor said on Monday he continued to exchange messages regularly with the French president even after he was sacked in the summer for violent conduct, a claim dismissed by the Elysée Palace.
From the scandal involving his bodyguard Alexandra Benalla to the Yellow Vest protests that have rocked France, 2018 has been a bruising year for the country’s “Jupiterian”‘ president, Emmanuel Macron. FRANCE 24’s Douglas Herbert takes a closer look.
The disgraced former aide of President Emmanuel Macron admitted Sunday he had used his diplomatic passports “for personal convenience” after being fired in August, a day after investigators opened a probe into his failure to return the documents.
France is deploying more than 147,000 security forces nationwide to gird for New Year’s Eve unrest as yellow vest protesters prepare to join the public revelry.
Britain and France have agreed to boost bilateral cooperation over a spike in migrants trying to cross the Channel, the UK’s Home Office said Sunday.
French newspaper Le Monde faced huge criticism on Sunday after it published a highly provocative cover of French President Emmanuel Macron for its Saturday M magazine.
Tutankhamun’s treasures, major works by Leonardo da Vinci, Victor Vasarely’s optical illusions, Pablo Picasso and his muse, Dora Maas – 2019 looks set to be a memorable year for exhibitions in Paris. Here is our guide to the top ten shows:
With temperatures averaging 14°C, 2018 was France’s warmest year on record. While the French government’s response has been criticized, climate crusaders are fighting back with a record-breaking petition and plans to sue the government.
The “yellow vest” anti-government protests that have rocked France will be held on Saturday and New Year’s Eve, and continue into 2019, several sources in the movement said Thursday.
A sacked security aide to French President Emmanuel is under fresh scrutiny amid reports in the media that he is still using a diplomatic passport and could be profiting from his former insider status.