President Emmanuel Macron faced mass protests Thursday as trade unionists seek to galvanize angry students, public sector workers and striking train drivers into a joint movement against his multi-pronged drive to overhaul the French economy.
French President Emmanuel Macron is due in Germany on Thursday for a working meeting with Chancellor Angela Merkel in an attempt to hammer out a common position with Berlin on his agenda for Europe-wide reforms, amid political opposition to that agenda inside Germany.
Nearly sixty percent of French voters are unhappy with President Emmanuel Macron, a survey said Wednesday, with strikes and protests growing as the ambitious young reformer prepares to mark a year in office.
British Prime Minister Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday faced anger from lawmakers for conducting airstrikes with the United States in Syria in their first major military action since coming to power.
French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday reiterated the importance of preserving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) while at the same time criticizing Tehran's missile program.
Ten human rights groups have urged French President Emmanuel Macron to press Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to end the aerial and naval blockade on Yemen and working out a diplomatic solution to the devastating three-year-old conflict in the impoverished Arab country.
Commuters across France faced severe disruptions on Tuesday as rail workers launched three months of rolling strikes, a major test of President Emmanuel Macron's resolve to reshape the country through sweeping reforms.
French President Emmanuel Macron has promised support for US-backed Kurdish militants in northern Syria, who have been the target of a Turkish offensive, prompting Ankara to angrily slam the offer as “clear support for terrorists.”
An official in Iranian President's Office said that the date for a visit by French president Emmanuel Macron to Iran has not been fixed, adding that it will be fixed during the ongoing negotiations between the two countries.