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The officials in charge of the restoration of Notre Dame have selected some of the trees that will be used to rebuild the tower of Paris' 12th-century Gothic cathedral.
With one of the most vaccine-skeptic populations in the world, France has its work cut out for its vaccination campaign.According to recent polls, only 41 percent of the French population says they are "sure" they want to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.
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EMMANUEL MACRON is facing a political nightmare with left-wing voters "abandoning him in droves", the French president has been warned.According to a report in Libération newspaper - based on accounts from hundreds of readers - many left-wing voters no longer support Mr Macron.
The scientist in charge of France’s vaccine rollout, Alain Fischer, must sometimes feel like Sisyphus forever rolling his boulder up the hill.
When the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine was first authorised by the United Kingdom Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency, it was hailed as a milestone in turning the tide on the coronavirus.But in the time since, this highly efficacious vaccine has suffered a lot of reputational damage.
MP LIA NICI has fired a warning at President Emmanuel Macron over the French government's threats regarding access to fishing waters in the Channel Islands.
Vice President Kamala Harris spoke with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday and reaffirmed the US commitment to Israel.The call was one of a series of conversations Harris has had with world leaders.
A LEADING Brexiteer and former MEP has ripped into the EU over its latest crisis involving the AstraZeneca vaccine, as he singled out Emmanuel Macron and Angela Merkel.Leading Brexiteer Ben Habib claimed that Emmanuel Macron and Angela Merkel were "torn apart by anti-British jealousy".
MICHEL Barnier's rumoured plan to throw his hat into the ring prior to next year's French Presidential election is certain to "alarm" incumbent Emmanuel Macron, Tony Blair's former spin doctor Alastair Campbell has said.
PROTESTORS in Paris have occupied one of the city's most iconic theatres to demand the government announce a plan for reopening cultural venues.They are also calling for state wage support, which expires in August, to be extended for a year.
EMMANUEL MACRON's government has expressed an interest in "taking advantage" of Brexit to boost Paris' finance sector.Many high profile figures in France were hopeful Brexit could see Paris' financial sector benefit from the UK's EU departure.
PARIS (AP) — First, France’s president suggested that the AstraZeneca vaccine was “quasi-ineffective” in protecting older people from COVID-19.Now, Emmanuel Macron’s government is begging people to take it.Germany finds itself in a similar situation.
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