• 25 February 2020

    Minister stresses need to protect human rights under threat worldwide

    "Freedom of expression, press freedom and the right to inform and be informed are all essential freedoms and rights, all pillars of democratic life," says Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian.

  • 20 February 2020

    France sends China equipment to combat coronavirus

    An Airbus A380 chartered by France took off from Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle Airport for Wuhan. French and other EU citizens are being offered the opportunity to take advantage of the return flight.

  • 20 February 2020

    EU trade deal with UK must have zero dumping - Minister

    "We’re absolutely open to swiftly reaching an agreement that can offer... zero customs tariffs and zero quotas," says Europe Minister Amélie de Montchalin, but adds that it cannot involve different standards.

  • 18 February 2020

    President sets out vision for Europe’s future security

    Emmanuel Macron says both NATO and Defence Europe are key elements, but adds that Europe must engage in strategic dialogue on its own security.

  • 7 February 2020

    Newcastle is a City of Languages

    Ambitious new strategy to expand international learning and experiences for Newcastle and its young people is agreed between city leaders and the French Embassy

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