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French wineries urge govt to stop killing 'the soul of France' with health warnings on wine

Labeling bottles with bigger health warnings will turn wine into a “criminal product” and damage “the soul of France”, says the group of French top chateaus in response to the plan by the country’s health ministry. In an attempt to stop the measure, 64 major French wine producers, including Domaine de la Romanée-Conti, Yquem, Cheval Blanc, Petrus, Pol Roger and ...

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X-rated: Prison guard allegedly gives blowjob to inmate in French jail (VIDEO)

Prison authorities have launched an investigation after an X-rated video released online allegedly showed an intern prison guard pleasuring an inmate in a jail in northern France, according to media reports. The amorous encounter took place in Sequedin Prison near the city of Lille, Le Parisien newspaper reported on Monday. The video originally posted on Snapchat shows a woman, believed ...

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Putin meets Macron ahead of World Cup final, gives flowers to French first lady (VIDEO)

Russian President Vladimir Putin met his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron ahead of the World Cup final between France and Croatia. He marked the occasion by presenting France’s First Lady Brigitte Macron with flowers. The French president was invited to the Kremlin a few hours before the World Cup final. It’s Macron’s second visit to Russia in the past few days. ...

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‘Europe will not be destabilized’: French, German foreign ministers slam Trump

With the NATO summit barely finished foreign ministers from France and Germany have spoken out against the antagonistic conduct of Donald Trump, accusing the US president of trying to destabilize European unity with his antics. While an interview with the commander-in-chief featured in the UK’s Sun newspaper on Friday, German newstands were filled by news of an attack on the ...

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France’s Macron will meet Putin at time of World Cup final – French official

Emmanuel Macron will have a meeting with Vladimir Putin when the French president attends the FIFA World Cup finals in Russia, Reuters said citing a French official. Signals of a possible meeting have also been coming from Kremlin sources on Wednesday. Macron watched the French team beat Belgium in St. Petersburg on Tuesday. The match for the champion title will ...

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‘Joke of a speech from throne’: French MPs slam ‘Monarch’ Macron’s costly Versailles congress

Ahead of a pompous Versailles congress by French president Emmanuel Macron, quite a few MPs have announced they will snub the gathering over its cost, saying a “President of the Rich” turns the Republic into presidential monarchy. As preparations got under way for the speech to the Congress of the French Parliament – the meeting of the National Assembly and ...

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French officer who 'accidentally' killed black man charged with manslaughter as riots continue

A French policeman who fatally shot a black man during a brawl with officers has been charged with manslaughter. The man’s death has led to an outbreak of violence, with riots extending into their fourth day on Saturday. Read more Tensions continue to run high in Nantes, a city in western France where a 22-year-old man, identified as Aboubakar Fofana, ...

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From ‘self-defense’ to ‘accident’: French officer who killed black man, sparking riots, changes tune

The French officer who shot and killed a black man, triggering three days of riots, has changed his story. He now claims he didn’t fire out of self-defense, but says it was an accident. The officer, who fired at a 22-year-old male, identified as Aboubakar F., on Tuesday initially said he acted out of self-defense, while trying to arrest the ...

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‘Trump’s playing them all, wary of supplanting by French, UK will give in to US on NATO spending’

In the so-called special relationship, the US calls the shots and the UK tags along like a poodle meaning London will give in to the Americans again and increase military spending, says political analyst Chris Bambery. Pentagon chief James Mattis is apparently threatening to drop the UK as America’s main military ally. Mattis has written to British Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson ...

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Top 5 most beautiful Moscow Metro stations, as seen by French architects

Widely considered one the of the world’s most beautiful underground networks, the Moscow Metro has become one of the major tourist attractions, and even inspired a group of French architects, the city authorities revealed. Urban designers coming from France to support their team at the 2018 World Cup told Moscow authorities that they were so impressed by the aesthetic of ...

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