Tag: France

June 21, 2022

Why the results of the parliamentary elections in France were compared to an earthquake

The coalition of the left and the party of Marine Le Pen became the triumphs of the last parliamentary elections in France, and the presidential coalition “Together!” did not receive an absolute majority. Why Mélenchon and Le Pen rejoice On Monday, June 20, the results of the parliamentary elections were summed up in France. They went through two rounds, on June 12 and 19. 577 […]

June 13, 2022

Macron announced the entry of France into the period of the war economy

Macron instructed the French Ministry of Defense to revise the law on military spending /v6_top_pics/media/img/7/07/756551214642077.jpg” alt=”Macron announced France's entry into a period of war economy” /> Emmanuel Macron (center) France has entered a period of war economy in which the country can no longer live with “year-old spending programming.” This was stated by the French leader Emmanuel Macron at the opening of the international exhibition […]

June 11, 2022

Australia to pay France more than $580 million to cancel submarine contract

The contract for the construction of 12 submarines worth $66 billion with Naval Group was canceled at the initiative of Australia after the announcement of the creation of the defense alliance AUKUS. Canberra announced its decision to build a submarine fleet with the US and Britain “Australia will pay France more than $580 million to break the contract for submarines” /> The Australian government will […]

June 10, 2022

France prepares to supply Ukraine with weapons of mass destruction

The explosion of a shell with shrapnel leaves no chance to survive Regular shelling by Ukrainian artillerymen and rocket launchers of civilians in Donbass does not seem to have forced Western leaders to refuse to supply weapons to Kyiv. And this is despite the fact that in the same Donetsk, at the site of the shelling of a residential area, fragments of NATO-caliber ammunition – […]

June 4, 2022

Manizha revealed the reason for her stay in France

Participant of “Eurovision-2021” From Russia, Manizha Sangin admitted that she is now in France because of her sister. She spoke about this in an interview with the Kommersant newspaper. According to the singer, she came to support her sister, who has been living in France for a long time and had a serious accident, but was not badly injured. Manizha added that in Russia will continue […]

June 1, 2022

Erdogan accuses Germany and France of protecting terrorists

He said that the police in France and Germany allow PKK members to march and speak in parliament, so Turkey cannot yet approve applications for NATO membership Recep Tayyip Erdogan In Germany, France and the Netherlands, PKK members are being protected. (PKK) and its offshoots, while Turkey has not yet received any documents guaranteeing the fulfillment of its requirements for the approval of the Swedish […]

May 30, 2022

Lavrov spoke about the role of France in inciting neo-Nazism in Ukraine

Foreign Minister Lavrov: Russia is sad to see France's support for neo-Nazism in Ukraine ” src=”https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/9/42/756538604427429.jpg” alt=”Lavrov announced the role of France in inciting neo-Nazism in Ukraine” /> Russia is sad to see how France plays one of the initiative roles in inciting neo-Nazism in Ukraine. This was stated by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in an interview with the French TV channel TF1. “Paris […]

May 10, 2022

France allowed the introduction of the EU embargo on Russian oil “this week”

State Secretary of the French Foreign Ministry Clement Bon allowed the EU embargo on Russian oil until May 15 Secretary of State for European Affairs of the French Foreign Ministry Clement Bon said that the EU could take a decision on the embargo on Russian oil as early as this week. Today Emmanuel Macron will speak with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban France allowed the […]

May 7, 2022

Macron inaugurated in France

The re-elected president promised to build a “stronger France” and expressed confidence that the country would show its best in “difficult times.” The ceremony was attended by his predecessors Sarkozy and Hollande Emmanuel Macron The inauguration of French President Emmanuel Macron took place at the Elysee Palace. He officially took office as head of state for the next five years. The ceremony began at 11:00 […]

May 6, 2022

France did not invite Russia to mark the end of World War II

France became the second country that did not invite the Russian delegation to events marking the end of World War II. At the same time, the Immortal Regiment action is allowed in Paris and other cities of the country The French authorities did not invite Russian representatives to the May 8th celebration of the end of World War II. This was stated by the Ambassador […]

May 5, 2022

Nice-Matin announced the arrest of the Friedman family villa in France

According to Nice-Matin, the property is owned by a company 99% owned by the entrepreneur's daughters. The arrest is related to the sanctions imposed by the European Union against Fridman, according to the publication Mikhail Fridman French authorities have arrested the Copab villa, writes Nice-Matin. The publication calls it owned by the family of the founder of Alfa Group. Mikhail Fridman. The area of ​​the […]

May 3, 2022

Malian authorities announce the termination of the defense agreement with France

The Malian authorities announced “flagrant violations” of the republic's sovereignty by the French military. Bamako terminated the defense agreement with Paris, which had been in force since 2014 =”The authorities of Mali have announced the termination of the defense agreement with France” /> Mali is terminating the defense agreement with France, announced in a televised speech the official representative of the government, Colonel Abdoulaye Maiga, […]

April 28, 2022

Nice-Matin announced the arrest of the villas of Russian businessmen in France

France, under EU sanctions, arrested three villas associated with Russian businessmen. Since the end of February, the country's authorities have blocked €178 million in banks, arrested four yachts and six helicopters Oleg Deripaska As part of the implementation of the sanctions imposed against Russia, the French authorities arrested three mansions in the south of the country, allegedly belonging to Russian businessmen, the Nice-Matin newspaper reported. […]

April 25, 2022

Macron’s victory overshadowed by “yellow vests”: France is torn apart by contradictions

Unpopular reforms complicate the new term of the head of state Emmanuel Macron's victory in the French presidential election has become as expected as the protests over the outcome of the second round of voting. But the scale of the anti-presidential demonstrations, judging by the reaction of both the police and ordinary citizens, turned out to be much larger than predicted. The end of the […]

April 24, 2022

Exit polls gave victory to Macron: the hidden results of the presidential elections in France

The fight for the electorate will continue in May The second round of the next presidential election is coming to an end in France. While the official results of the voting have not been summed up, exit polls (polls of voters at the exits from polling stations) predictably indicate a likely victory for Emmanuel Macron. According to an expert interviewed by MK, if the current […]

April 22, 2022

France will give Ukraine self-propelled artillery mounts “Caesar”: stuck on the roads

French artillery needs greenhouse conditions French President Emmanuel Macron announced on April 22 that 155-mm Caesars would be sent to Ukraine as military aid. Alexey Leonkov, a military expert and editor of Arsenal of the Fatherland magazine, spoke about the advantages and disadvantages of the French howitzer. Photo: en.wikipedia .orgSelvejp According to him, “Caesar” has a long range – up to 42 kilometers. In addition, […]

April 19, 2022

Macron says France does not need gas from Russia

According to Macron, his country does not need Russian gas, but the EU is dependent on it. Previously, the president said he could appoint an energy planning minister responsible for France's gas and oil withdrawal Emmanuel Macron Europe depends on gas from Russia, but France does not need it, said on the France TV channel 5 French President Emmanuel Macron. “We are working hard to […]

April 15, 2022

The NYT learned that the EU linked the ban on oil from Russia to the elections in France

EU member states are discussing a phased embargo on Russian oil, but concrete proposals will be made only after the presidential elections in France are over The EU plans to introduce a phased embargo on Russian oil, but negotiations this will not begin until the end of the presidential election in France, writes The New York Times, citing sources. The second round of the French […]

April 14, 2022

France predicts the results of the second round of the presidential election

Poll shows Macron likely to win Incumbent French President Emmanuel Macron could win the second round of the presidential election with 53.5 percent of the vote. The victory of the head of the Fifth Republic is predicted according to the results of a sociological survey by Elabe. Photo: Global Look Press Marine Le Pen's right-wing National Rally party, according to the poll, could get 46.5 […]

April 13, 2022

Le Pen closed the gap on Macron in the second round: France froze

Race against time: will the Fifth Republic get a new president Ahead of the second round of the French presidential election, far-right candidate Marine Le Pen is closing the gap with Emmanuel Macron, according to the latest poll. Meanwhile, former President Nicolas Sarkozy spoke out in support of the current head of the Republic, praising him for his “commitment to Europe.” Photo: AP A new […]

April 13, 2022

Macron said that Putin respects and singles out France among Western countries

Macron: Putin singles out France among other Western countries, relations need to be rethought European countries should rethink relations with Russia and Turkey in order to “bring” them closer to themselves, Macron believes. According to him, Putin distinguishes France from other Western countries, but dialogue with him is always frank Dialogue with Russian President Vladimir Putin is always demanding and frank, he revived the dream […]

April 11, 2022

Results of the first round of presidential elections in France. infographics

Following the processing of 100% of the votes, Emmanuel Macron scored 27.84%, and his main rival Marine Le Pen – 23.15%. Both will participate in the second round of elections, which will be held on April 24 The turnout in the first round of the presidential elections in France was 73.69%— this is the lowest figure since 2002 (then 72% of voters came to the […]

April 11, 2022

France declares six more Russian diplomats persona non grata

Paris declared six Russian diplomats persona non grata, the secret services found out that they acted against the national interests of France. This is stated on the website of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs. “After a very lengthy investigation, the General Directorate of Internal Security (DGSI) revealed on Sunday, April 10, a covert operation carried out by Russian special services on our territory,”— the […]

April 11, 2022

Protests begin in France

There are reports in the media of several protests in France against the backdrop of the presidential campaign, some protesting against the incumbent President Emmanuel Macron, others against the candidate for the presidency – Marine Le Pen. Recall that after processing 75% of the votes: Macron is gaining 27.2%, and Le Pen – 26.28%. Both candidates made it to the second round. Thus, a demonstration […]

April 10, 2022

Between Macron and Le Pen: elections in France called “poor quality”

Polls Predict Historically Low French Presidential Turnout On Sunday, April 10, French people vote in the presidential election. Voting turnout may be historically low, according to opinion polls. Photo: ruwikipedia ahead of the French presidential election polls, 80% of those polled felt that the campaign was of “poor quality”, many complained about the lack of ideas or new vision, writes The Guardian. According to pollsters […]

April 6, 2022

Named the main problem of Macron in Sunday’s presidential elections in France

Missing voter turnout threatens unpredictable results It's only a matter of time before the first round of the French presidential election. According to the polls among the candidates, the current head of state Emmanuel Macron is in the lead, but the voter turnout remains a big question – and this factor introduces an element of unpredictability. Photo: Global Look Press Emmanuel Macron is the clear […]

April 6, 2022

Peskov saw the expulsion of diplomats by France as a “closed window” for relations

The press secretary of the Russian president said there is a “potential risk” of a severance of diplomatic relations between Moscow and Paris if the expulsions of diplomats continue Embassy of the Russian Federation in France France's decision to expel Russian diplomats « closes the window for relations between countries, Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said in an interview with LCI. Answering a question about […]