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Donald Trump ignores handshake request from Angela Merkel in front of cameras ...

person Orange Themes access_time Mar 18,2017

Trump Merkel Donald Trump ignores handshake request from Angela Merkel in front of cameras ... While he had shaken Merkel's hand on her arrival to the White House, Trump seems to completely ignore the simple request during their joint appearance

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Barca seal massive sponsorship deal with Japan's Rakuten

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 18,2016

Barca seal massive sponsorship deal with Japan's Rakuten Spanish giants FC Barcelona struck a massive shirt sponsorship deal worth $59 million a year with Japanese online retailer Rakuten. One of world football's most lucrative shirt sponsorship

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Watch: Snoop Dogg hilariously breaks down UFC 209 main event

person Orange Themes access_time Mar 04,2017

Khabib Nurmagomedov Watch: Snoop Dogg hilariously breaks down UFC 209 main event It's completely fair to question and critique some of the decisions the new UFC owners at WME-IMG have made since taking over the mixed martial arts promotion.

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FRANCE IMPORTS A HOSTILE ARMY

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Paris attack, Marine Le Pen FRANCE IMPORTS A HOSTILE ARMY When Parisian police yesterday shot dead Karim Cheurfi after he gunned down one of their own on the Champs-Elysees, they recognised him as one of an 11,000-strong army of mostly lone wolf...

No simple solution for the problems besetting France

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Paris attack, Marine Le Pen No simple solution for the problems besetting France The death of a police officer on the Champs-Elysee on Thursday brings to more than 240 the number of people shot, stabbed, run over or blown up by Islamist terrorists...

Europe Is at the Core of France's Foreign Policy

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Europe Is at the Core of France's Foreign Policy African Union Expert Brief A man looks at campaign posters of the eleven candidates who run in the 2017 French presidential election in Saint Andre de La Roche, near Nice, France, April 10, 2017....

EU watches France's potentially momentous vote with bated breath

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EU watches France's potentially momentous vote with bated breath The nightmare scenario for France's EU partners would be a run-off round between the far-right leader Marine Le Pen, and Jean-Luc Mélenchon, who has surged in the polls in recent...

Is the tumult of France's presidential race a sign of longing for lost grandeur?

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Yahoo News If there has been one constant in France's 2017 presidential campaign, it has been the repeated rise of the outsider who comes out of nowhere to scramble political assumptions and electoral math. The latest example is Jean-Luc Mélenchon....

France: A timeline of terror attacks

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France: A timeline of terror attacks The Champs-Elysees attack is the latest in a series of atrocities to shock France in recent years. "We must learn to live with terrorism," former prime minister Manuel Valls said in 2016. Here is a timeline of...

France looks toward presidential vote in wake of attack

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Paris attack France looks toward presidential vote in wake of attack PARIS - France began picking itself up Friday from another deadly shooting claimed by the Islamic State group, with President Francois Hollande convening the government's security...

After attack, France looks toward weekend presidential vote

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After attack, France looks toward weekend presidential vote Police forces take positions on the Champs Elysees avenue in Paris, France, after a fatal shooting in which a police officer was killed along with an attacker, Thursday, April 20, 2017. An...

shooting will add further unpredictability to France's presidential elections

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shooting will add further unpredictability to France's presidential elections But it is important to point out that voter disillusionment is so high in France that as many as a third of people may not vote. Turnout is likely to be a major factor, so...

Why Marine Le Pen is the choice of 'unhappy France'

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Why Marine Le Pen is the choice of 'unhappy France' A new paper from Sciences Po and Cepremap, shared with the Financial Times, shows a clear division between a “pessimist” France turned towards Ms Le Pen, and an “optimist” France embodied in...

How terrorism in France is having a huge impact on presidential election

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How terrorism in France is having a huge impact on presidential election With the motives of the Champs-Elysées gunman considered terror-related, the timing just three days before the first round of presidential elections and during a prime time TV...

Le Pen or Melenchon win in France may rock markets: Analyst

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Le Pen or Melenchon win in France may rock markets: Analyst Far-right candidate Marine Le Pen, who has indicated she is willing to take France out of the European Union, would "create some chaos" for the markets, the chief market analyst with market...

Down in polls, France's Le Pen targets immigration for boost

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Down in polls, France's Le Pen targets immigration for boost Speaking to a rally in Paris on Monday she vowed to suspend all immigration with an immediate moratorium, shield voters from globalization and strengthen security, subjects that have won...

Presidential hopeful Fillon's staying power highlights France's conservative face

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Yahoo News As a deeply devout Catholic, François le Forestier takes the “fake jobs” scandal engulfing France’s conservative presidential candidate personally, not just politically. When center-right candidate François Fillon, a social conservative...

The quality that may sway France’s election

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Yahoo News When young voters in France were recently polled about the main attribute they expect of a president, the vast majority said listening. The poll may help explain why the current favorite to win the coming presidential election is...

World Cup round-up: France stay top of Group A after beating Luxembourg

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Lille World Cup round-up: France stay top of Group A after beating Luxembourg France saw off a spirited challenge from Luxembourg to win 3-1 at Stade Josy Barthel and stay clear at the top of World Cup Qualifying Group A. Les Bleus took the lead...

Shooting leaves three injured in France

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Lille Shooting leaves three injured in France Three people, including a teenager, have been hurt in a shooting near a metro station in northern France. Witnesses told police a gunman opened fire near the station in Lille on Friday night before...

Benin eyes return of colonial treasures from France

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Benin eyes return of colonial treasures from France Cotonou (AFP) - Benin is asking for the return of treasures that were taken during French colonial rule from the end of the 19th century, re-opening a thorny diplomatic issue that resonates across...

Three gunned down outside Metro station as shooter opens fire in French city

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Lille Three gunned down outside Metro station as shooter opens fire in French city THREE people have been shot and a gunman remains at large after an attack in France. By Henry Holloway & Tom Evans / Published 25th March 2017. A 14-year-old boy is...

France Aims to Defuse Guiana Turmoil Amid Satellite Launch Delay

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France Aims to Defuse Guiana Turmoil Amid Satellite Launch Delay The French government is seeking to defuse protests that have shaken French Guiana this week and forced Arianespace SA to delay launching two communication satellites. Prime Minister...

US warns against travel to French Guiana amid social unrest

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US warns against travel to French Guiana amid social unrest Late on Friday, the central government in Paris responded by sending a delegation of “high-ranking officials” from several ministries to the far-flung territory, located more than 7,000...

Three injured in shooting in northern France

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Lille Three injured in shooting in northern France Police say three people have been injured in a shooting in the northern French city of Lille. Witnesses told police that an unidentified assailant opened fire near a metro station on Friday night...

Inspectors find safety irregularities at Creusot nuclear forge in France

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Inspectors find safety irregularities at Creusot nuclear forge in France An international team of inspectors has found evidence of doctored paperwork and other failings at a forge in France that makes parts for nuclear power stations around the...

Obama for president – of France?

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Yahoo News Apparently American Democrats are not the only ones missing Barack Obama. Some citizens of France have launched a new grassroots campaign called "Obama17" that is seeking 1 million signatures in the next three weeks, to convince the...

Syria's Assad lashes out at France's Hollande ahead of polls

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Yahoo News BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian President Bashar Assad lashed out at his French counterpart on Thursday, accusing Francois Hollande of sponsoring terror in Syria and encouraging Western nations to reset their relations with his pariah government,...

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