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‘Do you speak African?’ Black Actors Blast Racism of French Film...

A group of black and mixed race actresses published a book pillorying the prejudice they have suffered at the hands of the French film industry.

McDonald’s Torched, 200 Arrested in May Day Protests in Paris

Nearly 200 anarchist protesters were arrested after May Day riots in central Paris, where hooded youths torched a McDonald's restaurant and several vehicles.

Trump, Macron Call for New Nuclear Deal With Iran

French President Emmanuel Macron and his U.S. counterpart Donald J. Trump called jointly on Tuesday for a new nuclear deal with Iran, after the American leader denounced the three-year-old accord as "insane."

France Denies Citizenship to Muslim Woman Who Refused Handshake

France's highest administrative court has upheld a decision to deny a French passport to an Algerian Muslim who refused to shake hands with officials during her citizenship ceremony.

Azerbaijani Exile Claiming to Be Journalist Shot in France, Wife Murdered

An Azerbaijani claiming to be an exiled journalist in France was seriously wounded and his wife was killed on Friday in a gun attack near the southern city of Toulouse.

French Govt Faces Tough Questions After Latest Gunman Attack

A gunman claiming allegiance to the Islamic State group killed three people in a shooting spree and supermarket hostage siege in southwest France.

France’s Marine Le Pen Charged Over Tweeting Islamic State Images

French prosecutors charged far-right leader Marine Le Pen on Thursday for posting on Twitter gruesome images of purported atrocities by Islamic State jihadists.

More Than 1 in 10 French Women Raped at Least Once...

More than one in ten French women have been raped at least once, according to a study on sexual violence, published on Friday.

France Unveils Plan to Fight Extremism, Reintegrate Returning Jihadists

French authorities said on Friday they intend to seal off extremists within prisons and open new centres to reintegrate returning jihadists into society.

Paris Counts 3,000 People in First-Ever Homeless Census

At least 3,000 people sleep rough on the streets of Paris, according to figures from the city's first ever homelessness census.

Macron’s Migrant Law Faces Rough Ride in French Parliament

French President Emmanuel Macron faces a difficult week as lawmakers weigh up a controversial bill that toughens France's stance on migrants.

Thousands of Kurds Participate in Protest March in France

Thousands of Kurds marched through the French city of Strasbourg calling for release of jailed PKK founder Abdullah Ocalan and protesting against Turkey's military offensive in Syria.

Macron Asks French Media to Leave Presidential Palace

The French presidency has asked reporters to leave the press room inside the Elysee Palace and move down the street, in a move criticized by the media.

For Ambitious Macron, Trump’s America First is Welcome Step

President Trump's first state dinner will be with French President Emmanuel Macron. The event is highly anticipated due to the intensity of their previous handshakes and the gravity of the topics that must be discussed.

Smugglers Blamed After 5 Migrants Shot in French Port of Calais

Five migrants were reportedly shot by smugglers and many more were injured during a giant brawl that erupted in the French port city of Calais.

Reporting of Sexual Assault Surges in France Post-Weinstein

Reporting of sexual assault and rape in France has risen by nearly a third since the Harvey Weinstein scandal, the interior ministry said Thursday.

France, Britain to Announce New Migrant Treaty

French President Emmanuel Macron and British Prime Minister Theresa May will announce a new treaty on how to handle migrants hoping to head to Britain.

Russia’s RT Broadcaster Accuses France of Rejecting Journalists

Russian state broadcaster RT accused France's presidency of turning away its journalists, saying its employees were refused accreditation.

Minister: 20 Terror Attacks Foiled in France in 2017

Twenty attacks were foiled in France last year and no part of the country is free from risk, Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said.

Asylum Claims in France Hit ‘Historic’ 100,000 in 2017

Asylum claims in France hit a record 100,000 last year, official figures showed Monday, as Paris draws up hotly-debated new legislation on immigration.

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