• 6 December 2019

    Foreign Minister visits Prague (6 December)

    At an international symposium on the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Iron Curtain, M. Le Drian delivered a speech on the legacy of 1989 in Europe and on the challenges of European sovereignty and security today.

  • 4 December 2019

    President pays tribute to French soldiers killed in Mali

    "They died to protect the people of the Sahel, for the security of their compatriots and for the freedom of the world", says Emmanuel Macron.

  • 4 December 2019

    NATO must "update its software", says Minister

    Minister of State Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne says it is important to remain mobilized against Islamist terrorism, and calls for more European help in combating jihadists in the Sahel.

  • 4 December 2019

    France condemns disproportionate force against protesters in Iran

    Responding to the Iranian authorities’ crackdown on the protest movement in the country, France urges the Iranian authorities to respect the right to peaceful protest, respect freedom of expression and free access to communication.

  • 3 December 2019

    France helps create biodiversity fund

    At COP25, Minister of State Brune Poirson co-signs the agreement to create the Natural Capital Lab, to fight deforestation, promote responsible agriculture and protect biodiversity.

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