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An alpaca walks into a French opticians

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An alpaca has confused and delighted residents of a small French town after wandering into an optician. The fuzzy creature spent half an hour quietly browsing lenses in the town of Hennebont in Brittany. Employees closed the doors to stop it fleeing before calling the police. While they initially thought...
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Yellow Vests march through Paris in 10th weekend of protests

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Five thousand “Yellow Vest” demonstrators marched through the French capital on Saturday, marking a tenth consecutive weekend of protests against President Emmanuel Macron’s government.Protesters wearing yellow vests take part in a demonstration by the “yellow vests” movement, in Paris, France, January 19, 2019. REUTERS/Charles Platiau Protesters assembled by the Invalides...
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Gunshots near Strasbourg Christmas market leave 1 dead

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Gunshots in the centre of the French city of Strasbourg on Tuesday left one dead and three injured, the local fire department told Reuters. The killing took place near Strasbourg’s Christmas market, which draws millions of tourists every year, a source at French security forces said. France remains on high...
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Anastasiades has brief contacts with world leaders, including Erdogan

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Nicos Anastasiades had a series of brief contacts with world leaders in Paris, at the margins of events commemorating the centenary of the First World War. Among others, he met briefly with Turkish President Erdogan, but as CNA learns, the two men did not discuss the Cyprus issue. In particular,...
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Defence Minister to brief French counterpart on Turkey’s EEZ provocations

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Defence Minister Savvas Angelides is paying a visit to Paris, where he is expected to brief his French counterpart, Florence Parly, over Turkish provocations in Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ). During their meeting on Monday, the two Ministers will also discuss ways to further deepen bilateral relations, particularly with regard...
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EU cannot accept temporary measure on Irish border

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The European Union will not accept a temporary measure to solve the issue of the Irish border in Brexit negotiations, France’s Europe minister Nathalie Loiseau said on Sunday. Nathalie Loiseau, French Minister attached to the Foreign Affairs Minister, attends the questions to the government session at the National Assembly in...
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France raises concerns about military escalation due to Russia’s deployment of S-300 in Syria

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Russia’s deployment of the S-300 anti-aircraft defence system in Syria risks fuelling military escalation and hindering prospects for a political solution to the seven-year conflict, France’s foreign ministry said on Friday. Moscow said on Tuesday it had delivered the surface-to-air missile system after the downing of a Russian spy plane...
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First woman Physics Nobel winner in 55 years

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The Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded to a woman for the first time in 55 years. Donna Strickland, from Canada, is only the third woman winner of the award, along with Marie Curie, who won in 1903, and Maria Goeppert-Mayer, who was awarded the prize in 1963. Dr...
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Macron expresses hope for the resumption of the Cyprus peace talks

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French President Emmanuel Macron has expressed his hope for the resumption of the Cyprus peace talks “as soon as possible”, in a congratulatory message to Nicos Anastasiades to mark the Republic’s Independence Day, celebrated on October 1. According to a presidency press release, in his message Macron said that “our...
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Turkey, France to act against US sanctions

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Turkish and French finance ministers discuss economic cooperation over phone The Turkish finance minister and his French counterpart on Friday agreed over the phone to conduct a joint action against U.S. sanctions targeting Turkey, according to the ministerial sources. Turkish Treasury and Finance Minister Berat Albayrak and French Economy and...
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US growing isolated in international system under Trump

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Credibility of US government with a president as ‘erratic’ as Trump is greatly diminished, says expert By spurning multilateral organizations and damaging economic ties with its allies, the U.S. under President Donald Trump is growing more isolated in the international system it has created, an expert said Tuesday. Starting his...
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Ex-French diplomat slams Trump’s Turkey policy

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‘Trump can’t apply unilateral measures, pressure, sanctions against a very important NATO ally’ A former French diplomat has slammed U.S. President Donald Trump for his remarks targeting Turkey’s economy, saying he cannot apply unilateral measures, pressure and sanctions against a key NATO ally. Marc Finaud, Senior Program Advisor at the...

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