• 15 October 2018

    France calls for truth over Khashoggi disappearance

    The disappearance of the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul on 2 October raises serious questions about his fate, says the Foreign Ministry, calling for the facts to be clearly established.

  • 15 October 2018

    France actively combating illegal wildlife trade

    France took part in the Illegal Wildlife Trade Conference in London. It has made strong commitments on biodiversity and development assistance, and it closed its domestic ivory market in 2016.

  • 11 October 2018

    The Comédie Française returns to the British stage

    “’Tis a rock! …a peak! …a cape! A cape, forsooth? ’Tis a peninsular!” The famous nose speech in Cyrano de Bergerac will soon be resonating within the walls of the Ciné Lumière.

  • 10 October 2018

    Time short but we hope for a good Brexit deal - Minister

    France favours "an orderly withdrawal enabling us... to maintain relations that are as close as possible between the EU and the UK," says Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian.

  • 8 October 2018

    France urges Paris Agreement signatories to redouble efforts

    Following the IPCC’s latest report, France says it will continue working actively with its European partners to ensure that the commitments made at COP21 are revised upwards.

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