• 13 December 2018

    70 Years of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

    On the anniversary of the UN declaration, signed in Paris in 1948, Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian expresses France’s thanks and support to those defending human rights in today’s world.

  • 12 December 2018

    EU countries call for "robust dialogue" with Iran

    Eight countries including France and the UK reiterate their support for the Iran nuclear agreement (JCPOA) and express great concern about Iran’s destabilizing regional activities.

  • 11 December 2018

    French President responds to protests

    Emmanuel Macron declares a "state of economic and social emergency", with concrete measures to help working people and plans to end unfair corporate advantages and tax evasion.

  • 11 December 2018

    France adopts Brexit preparatory measures bill

    The bill protects the interests of French people living in the UK who return to France, Britons living in France and the movement of people and goods across the Channel.

  • 5 December 2018

    France, China and UN pledge to combat climate change

    Ahead of COP24 in the Polish city of Katowice, the French and Chinese foreign ministers and the UN Secretary-General reiterated their "firm support" for the Paris Agreement of 2015.

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