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By admin On Sunday, January 24th, 2021
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France Needs to Improve Legislation on Incest & Child Sex Abuse, Says Macron

The French head of state promised to “punish criminals for their acts in the past and prevent them ever re-offending”. Sputnik News – World News, Breaking News & Top Stories  More...

By admin On Friday, January 22nd, 2021
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France May Impose Fines on Pfizer, BioNTech For Vaccine Delivery Delay, Europe Minister Says

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – France might penalize the Pfizer and BioNTech companies with sanctions for further reduction in vaccine shipments to the country, French Minister for European Affairs Clement Beaune told More...

By admin On Friday, January 22nd, 2021
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France has become ‘a nation of 66 million prosecutors,’ says Macron, rejecting criticism of government’s pandemic response

French President Emmanuel Macron has defended his government and its response to the Covid-19 pandemic, saying that he laments France’s “incessant hunt for errors,” adding that such criticism is More...

By admin On Friday, January 15th, 2021
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France bans non-EU travellers from using quick Covid-19 tests before travel

The French government has announced that it will begin refusing entry to non-EU travellers who use quick, readily available Covid-19 tests, which deliver results in minutes, before traveling to the country. The More...

By admin On Friday, January 15th, 2021
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France only has enough Covid jabs to vaccinate 2.4 million people by end of February, says Health Minister

The French Health Minister has given a further damning assessment of the nation’s inoculation program against Covid-19, noting that, at best, only four million people will be offered a vaccine before the end of More...

By admin On Thursday, January 14th, 2021
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12hr Covid curfews announced for all of France for at least 15 days, PM says pressure on hospitals is ‘high’

The entirety of France will be placed under a 6pm-6am curfew for at least 15 days from Saturday in a bid to ease the pressure of Covid-19 on the country’s health system, Prime Minister Jean Castex announced More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 13th, 2021
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France to Invest $121.5Mln in Space Projects Over Next 2 Years, Macron Says

PARIS (Sputnik) – French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday pointed to the excessive competition in the European space industry and called for larger investments, noting that Paris would allocate 100 million More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 12th, 2021
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France reports 1st case of allergic reaction to Pfizer Covid-19 jab as country continues vaccine rollout

One person in France has suffered an allergic reaction after being injected with the Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine, Minister for Health Olivier Véran has said, a day after the country started its coronavirus More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 6th, 2021
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UK, France and Germany urge Iran to stop uranium enrichment program ‘without delay’ as Tehran ups the stakes

The E3 foreign ministers have warned Iran that the decision to enrich uranium to 20 percent will reduce the space for “effective diplomacy” and compromises the ability to improve ties with the incoming new US More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 5th, 2021
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‘Gov’t Scandal’: Macron Faces Increased Pressure Over Vaccination ‘Fiasco’ in France

Addressing the nation on New Year’s Day, the French president assured no “unjustifiable delays” would occur in the nationwide coronavirus immunisation campaign, but critics argue that other EU countries More...