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Op-ed by Jean-Marc Ayrault Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development (13.01.17)

First and foremost, the situation is urgent. Many crises throughout the region, from Syria to Libya, from Yemen to Iraq, have generated new threats to its stability. Some say that because of (...)

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Conference for Peace in the Middle East (15.01.17)

Why was the Middle East Peace initiative launched? Because the situation in Israel and the Palestinian Territories is getting worse in the absence of prospects for negotiations. Growing threats (...)

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France Handball 2017

The Championship’s 84 matches will be held in eight cities throughout France. Albertville, Brest, Lille, Metz, Montpellier, Nantes, Paris and Rouen will do their best to welcome the 24 (...)

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Les autres actualités de la semaine :

Kyrgyzstan – Plane crash (16.01.17)

France extends its condolences to the victims’ families. In these tragic circumstances, we stand alongside Kyrgyzstan.

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Economic diplomacy – Clarivate Analytics innovation index (13.01.17)

France is the third most innovative country in the world, with 10 firms or research bodies included in this ranking. France has therefore been globally recognized for the vitality of its (...)

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European Union - Jean-Marc Ayrault’s participation in the Foreign Affairs Council (16.01.17)

The work will focus on: The Middle East peace process: The ministers will discuss the situation one day after the conference in Paris, the main results of which will be presented by Jean-Marc (...)

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Israel/ Palestinian Territories – Middle East peace conference (15.01.17)

This conference is part of the Middle East peace initiative launched by France at the meeting on June 3, 2016. It provided an opportunity to solemnly reaffirm the international community’s (...)

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Afghanistan – Attacks (10.01.17)

We extend our condolences to the families and friends of the victims of these cowardly and deadly attacks. France would like to assure the Afghan authorities and people of its wholehearted (...)

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Azerbaijan – Visit by Mr. Le Guen (10-11.01.17)

He had meetings with President Ilham Aliyev and several members of the Azerbaijani government. Mr. Le Guen also visited the French-Azerbaijani University (UFAZ), which was inaugurated in (...)

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UN – Participation of Matthias Fekl in a Security Council debate on conflict prevention (10.01.17)

It was organized by Sweden, which holds the Council presidency in January. This debate was an opportunity for UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to address the Security Council for the first (...)

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Portugal – Funeral of Mario Soares (10.01.17)

Harlem Désir, minister of state for European affairs, is accompanying him as a government representative.

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Germany – Death of former president Roman Herzog – Statement by Jean-Marc Ayrault (10.01.17)

With his passing, Germany loses one of the great architects of its unity. A respected statesman and eminent legal scholar, Roman Herzog played a decisive role in integrating the new Länder into (...)

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