French President Emmanuel Macron has called for increasing European Union (EU) sanctions on Venezuela, just over a week after the 28-nation bloc, which has sided with the Latin American state’s opposition in its anti-government struggles, slapped a fresh series of bans against Caracas.
French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday launched a state visit to China in Xian — the starting point of the ancient Silk Road — in a nod to his counterpart's scheme to revive the famous trading route.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani described bilateral, regional and international cooperation and relations between Iran and France as contributing to development of peace, stability and security in the region and stressed the need to further deepen Tehran-Paris ties.
At a meeting with Iran's new Ambassador Abolqasem Delfi to France, the French President Emmanuel Macron called for continuation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and constructive relations with Iran.
Reacting to French president Emmanuel Macron’s recent remarks on Iran’s missile program, Foreign Minister Spokesman Bahram Qasemi reaffirmed the country’s vehement opposition to any negotiation on its defense and missile issues.
Streets of Paris on Saturday saw thousands of people who were demanding the government of French President Emanuel Macron to tackle unemployment. As the government is preparing to embark on controversial reforms to the national unemployment system, there are fears that new laws could drop the government’s low approval ratings even further, presstv.com reported.
The former US president is expected to meet French President Emmanuel Macron and his predecessor, François Hollande, on Saturday as he wraps up a five-day global tour with a speech to elite opinion-makers in Paris.
France’s President Emmanuel Macron told African youths in Burkina Faso on Tuesday that he belonged to a new generation of French leaders who would build partnerships with the continent rather than tell it what to do.
Foreign Minister Spokesman Bahram Qasemi said Monday that French President Emanuel Macron will visit Iran by the end of 2017 to bridge the gap between the two sides’ positions on Iran’s missile program, among other objectives of his visit.