France expresses its “concern” at the escalation of violence

AA / Paris / Ümit Dönmez The French Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed its “concern” on Tuesday at the escalation of violence in Haiti. In a press release, the Quai d’Orsay “strongly condemned the attacks on people, road blockages and looting committed in recent days in Port-au-Prince and throughout the country”. The French Diplomacy also … Read more

is France depriving itself of a media giant?

► “This decision will weaken the French audiovisual sector” Pascal RogardCEO of SACD “We can only regret the failure of the merger project between TF1 and M6 which was betting on the future. The Autorité de la concurrence acted with an eye in the rear view mirror and above all from a purely commercial perspective. … Read more

Azerbaijani Embassy in France Attacked by Armenian Activists

AA/Nice/Feïza Ben Mohamed The premises of the Azerbaijani Embassy in Paris were attacked by Armenian activists, according to information released Sunday afternoon by Ambassador Rahman Mustafayev on social networks. French Armenian activists storm the building of the Embassy of Azerbaijan in France. — ANADOLU AGENCY (FR) (@aa_french) September 18, 2022 Denouncing “French Armenian fanatics … Read more

In Nice, hundreds of people mobilized in tribute to Zied, killed by police fire

AA / Nice / Feiza Ben Mohamed Several hundred people took part, late Sunday morning, in a white march in memory of Zied Bensaïd, a resident of the Madeleine district in Nice, killed by police fire in early September. In the presence of his mother, his friends, his family and his neighbors, the procession, also … Read more

France calls for the release of Juan-Rémy Quignolot, detained in the Central African Republic for espionage

AA / Paris / Fatih Karakaya French diplomacy calls for the immediate release of Juan-Rémy Quignolot, a French citizen detained in the Central African Republic. In a September 16 press release, the Quai d’Orsay responded to a question about the situation of Juan-Rémy Quignolot who has started a hunger strike. “France is very concerned about … Read more

the tour of France of the firefighters called in reinforcement

An almost usual parade of red trucks from all over France. In Gironde, more than 600 firefighters were called in for reinforcement this week to fight the flames, after a turbulent summer. They were up to a thousand to fight against the fire set Thursday after ravaging more than 3,400 hectares of vegetation and pines … Read more

The France team crushes Poland and qualifies for the Euro final

A demonstration, a correction. Far, very far from its laborious qualifications in the eighth and quarters against Turkey and Italy, the French team left no chance to Poland (95-54), Friday in Berlin in half of the Euro and brilliantly qualified for the final. She will face Germany or Spain on Sunday, who will cross swords … Read more

Switzerland in turn suspends agreement on simplified visas for Russians

Switzerland decided this Friday to suspend “fullythe deal on visa facilitation for Russians, again aligning with a similar measure taken by the European Union. During its session, the Swiss Federal Council “has decided to completely suspend the visa facilitation agreement that Switzerland has concluded with Russiain 2009, he said in a statement. “However, it is … Read more

the level of groundwater is considered “worrying”

Published on : 09/16/2022 – 13:57 The level of groundwater in France is significantly lower than last year. They are even judged worrying over nearly half the country. This is the observation drawn up by the Bureau of Geological and Mining Research (BRGM) in its latest bulletin published on 15 September. This is a new … Read more