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#Emmanuel Macron

# emmanuel-macron - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

France's Macron warns MEPs of growing sense of authoritarianism in Europe

Macron addressed the European Parliament for the first time this morning.

# emmanuel-macron - Monday 16 April, 2018

Tánaiste would have 'much preferred' if the UN was taking action against alleged Syrian chemical attack

World leaders are dealing with the fallout of airstrikes ordered following an alleged chemical attack.

# emmanuel-macron - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Macron 'has proof' Syria was behind gas attack, mulls over military action

The French president said any French action would target Syria’s chemical weapons abilities.

# emmanuel-macron - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

'French spirit of resistance' hailed as hero policeman laid to rest

Hundreds attended the ceremony for Arnaud Beltrame today.

# emmanuel-macron - Saturday 20 January, 2018

UK could get a special trade deal with the EU after Brexit - Macron says

He warned that it could only happen if it accept the single market preconditions.

# emmanuel-macron - Thursday 18 January, 2018

France to lend priceless Bayeux Tapestry to Britain - but is Macron just trolling?

Historians and political commentators can’t agree on whether this is a gesture of goodwill, or a “wonderful joke”.

# emmanuel-macron - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Macron wants the French baguette to become a Unesco-listed symbol

Irish uilleann piping was granted the same status last year.

# emmanuel-macron - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

Explainer: Why Ireland and many others are against Trump recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Simon Coveney said he shares Emmanuel Macron’s concerns about Trump’s proposals, which could be destabilising in the region.

# emmanuel-macron - Saturday 25 November, 2017

'Our entire society is sick with sexism' - Macron promises laws to fight violence against women

The French President also also wants to introduce an age of consent in France.

# emmanuel-macron - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Macron jokes about marijuana during tense State visit to French Guiana

Macron has made controversial comments in the past about French colonies.

# emmanuel-macron - Saturday 21 October, 2017

'If jihadists die, it's for the best' - France doesn't want its citizens who became Isis fighters coming home

French citizens are among the biggest contingent of overseas fighters who have joined the so-called Islamic State.

# emmanuel-macron - Friday 29 September, 2017

EU leaders are hoping for Brexit 'miracles' but Leo thinks there's a 'better vibe' around talks

But the Taoiseach could be heading for a clash with Emmanuel Macron on tax issues.

# emmanuel-macron - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Ryanair cancels 110 flights as French air-traffic controllers strike

The strikes are taking place as a result of President Macron’s plans to reform French labour laws.

# emmanuel-macron - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Business leaders welcome Macron's labour reforms but trade unions aren't so happy

France’s biggest trade union is planning street protests next month.

# emmanuel-macron - Monday 21 August, 2017

Brigitte Macron given official role - but won't get title of 'First Lady'

There was strong opposition to the creation of a French First Lady role.

# emmanuel-macron - Friday 18 August, 2017

'They are assassins, criminals who won't terrorise us': Leaders react to Barcelona attack

Germany has called the attack “revolting”.

# emmanuel-macron - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Macron abandons plan to make his wife France's first-ever First Lady

The wife of the French president has historically always played a public role at official functions.

# emmanuel-macron - Friday 14 July, 2017

A 25-second handshake, military parades and Daft Punk: Donald Trump enjoyed Bastille Day today

French President Emmanuel Macron said that Trump’s presence was “the sign of a friendship across the ages”.

# emmanuel-macron - Monday 3 July, 2017

Man charged for threatening to kill Emmanuel Macron

The 23-year-old also allegedly said he wanted to attack “Muslims, Jews, blacks, homosexuals”.

# emmanuel-macron - Monday 19 June, 2017

French elections: 'Macron can't claim a strong popular mandate'

President Emmanuel Macron’s comfortable majority might turn out to be less comfortable than the numbers suggest, writes Dr Míde Ní Shúilleabháin.

Macron sweeps to victory in parliamentary election (but falls short of landslide)

Marine Le Pen’s National Front, meanwhile, had a disappointing result.

# emmanuel-macron - Monday 12 June, 2017

'France is back': Macron smiling as rivals face crushing defeat in election

The French press, however, are focusing on the low turnout for yesterday’s election.

# emmanuel-macron - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Macron takes on Trump - this time with a 'Make Our Planet Great Again' website

The website aims to match users with ways of helping fight the causes of climate change.

# emmanuel-macron - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Charlie Flanagan says attack in Ireland is 'unlikely' and gardaí are 'fully in control of situation'

Leo Varadkar, meanwhile, said the fact the London attack came so soon after the Manchester bombing “only adds to the horror”.

# emmanuel-macron - Friday 2 June, 2017

'Make our planet great again': World leaders attack Trump for pulling out of climate deal

French president Emmanuel Macron led the worldwide condemnation of Trump’s decision.

# emmanuel-macron - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Emmanuel Macron: White-knuckle handshake with Trump 'was not innocent'

Macron is eager to show President Trump that he won’t bow down easily.

# emmanuel-macron - Monday 15 May, 2017

These two EU heavyweights met today (and they want even more eurozone integration) Merkron This post contains videos

These two EU heavyweights met today (and they want even more eurozone integration)

Chancellor Angela Merkel gave cautious support to Emmanuel Macron’s plans today.

Édouard Philippe: France's little-known new prime minister

One anonymous insider described Philippe as “intelligent, lively and at times a bit crazy”.

# emmanuel-macron - Saturday 13 May, 2017

The 4 big challenges Emmanuel Macron will face as president

After defeating the far-right, the fight is just beginning for France’s youngest leader since Napoleon Bonaparte.

# emmanuel-macron - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Macron promises 'revolution' as he unveils gender equal list of political outsiders

“We aim to build a majority for change,” the president-elect said.

# emmanuel-macron - Monday 8 May, 2017

The beginning of the end, or the end of the beginning - What's next for Marine Le Pen?

Down but not out, Le Pen is hoping to use this election as a building block for the National Front party.

From Donald Trump to Michael D Higgins, there are lots of congrats for Emmanuel Macron today

Macron handsomely won the French presidency ahead of Marine Le Pen.

# emmanuel-macron - Sunday 7 May, 2017

'Tonight, France won': Macron defeats Le Pen to become the new French president

World leaders, including Taoiseach Enda Kenny, have hailed the result.

# emmanuel-macron - Saturday 6 May, 2017

Macron says hacked documents have been mixed with false ones to 'sow doubt and disinformation'

A flood of internal documents were released online last night, barely 24 hours before the election.

# emmanuel-macron - Thursday 4 May, 2017

French election frontrunner Emmanuel Macron takes aim at Ireland's corporate tax rate

Macron made specific reference to the Apple Tax farrago as part of a critique of inequal corporate tax regimes across the EU.

'En Marche! Vive La France' - Barack Obama has weighed in on the French election Yes We Macron This post contains videos

'En Marche! Vive La France' - Barack Obama has weighed in on the French election

Obama says he won’t be getting involved in “many elections”.

# emmanuel-macron - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Macron tells Marine Le Pen her election would lead to a French 'civil war'

Tonight’s final debate between Le Pen and presidential rival Emmanuel Macron was a spiteful affair.

# emmanuel-macron - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Marine Le Pen plagiarised one of her rivals in a campaign speech last night

Le Pen’s supporters brushed off claims she copied parts of a speech given two weeks ago by Francois Fillon verbatim.

# emmanuel-macron - Saturday 29 April, 2017

# emmanuel-macron - Monday 24 April, 2017

Marine Le Pen steps down as leader of her party

The far-right candidate is taking on Emmanuel Macron in the French presidential election.

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