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Putin, Trump and 'my guy' Macron - Asia Times;

Putin, Trump and 'my guy' Macron - Asia Times

Asia TimesPutin, Trump and 'my guy' MacronAsia TimesThe three-hour face-off between Vladimir Putin and Emmanuel Macron in Versailles offered some fascinating geopolitical shadow play. Macron went so far as to say that, “No major problem in the world can be solved without Russia.” On Syria's war, which ...and more »

At 39, Emmanuel Macron becomes France's youngest president - ABP Live

At 39, Emmanuel Macron becomes France's youngest presidentABP LiveFrench President-elect Emmanuel Macron gestures during a victory celebration outside the Louvre museum in Paris, France, Sunday, May 7, 2017. Photo: AP. - - - - - - - - - Advertisement - - - - - - - - -. PARIS: Pro-European centrist Emmanuel Macron won ...and more »

Gay men are being tortured and killed in Chechnya – Will Trump speak up? - People's World;

Gay men are being tortured and killed in Chechnya – Will Trump speak up? - People's World

People's WorldGay men are being tortured and killed in Chechnya – Will Trump speak up?People's WorldActivists outside the Russian Embassy in London protest against the treatment of gay and bisexual men in Chechnya on April 12. The photoshopped image of Russian president Vladimir Putin on this placard is now illegal to publish in Russia. | Stephen ...and more »

Macron says France seeks to bring Russia and US closer - TASS

Macron says France seeks to bring Russia and US closerTASSPARIS, May 31. /TASS/. French President Emmanuel Macron pointed to France's special role in the global community as a country that is fostering ties not only with Russia and the US, but between them as well, Spokesperson for the French Government ...and more »

France Welcomes Its First Gay Chechen Refugee - ELLE UK;

France Welcomes Its First Gay Chechen Refugee - ELLE UK

ELLE UKFrance Welcomes Its First Gay Chechen RefugeeELLE UKTwo months ago, ELLE reported that a torture camp was holding gay men in Chechnya. Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta first raised the issue of LGBT persecution, suggesting dozens of men were being rounded up, abducted and tortured by the police ...and more »

Russia and France Agree to Disagree on Syria, Ukraine - Sputnik International;

Russia and France Agree to Disagree on Syria, Ukraine - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalRussia and France Agree to Disagree on Syria, UkraineSputnik InternationalRussian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, held their first face-to-face talks in Paris on Monday to focus on bilateral relations and a number of hot-button international issues. Radio Sputnik discussed the issue with Dr.and more »

Amnesty Challenges Russia Over Abuse Of Gays In Chechnya - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty;

Amnesty Challenges Russia Over Abuse Of Gays In Chechnya - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyAmnesty Challenges Russia Over Abuse Of Gays In ChechnyaRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyA demonstrator holds a poster depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin to denounce the antigay campaign launched in the Russian region of Chechnya during a protest in Paris last month. Share. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on В ...and more »

Russia's Lavrov denies Chechnya gay persecution - Global Times

Russia's Lavrov denies Chechnya gay persecutionGlobal TimesRussian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Tuesday insisted there were "no facts" in reports about the persecution of gay men in Chechnya, as he batted away criticism leveled by French leader Emmanuel Macron. "We don't see one concrete fact either about ...and more »

France is entranced by Macron. Can he build on a faultless start? - Irish Times;

France is entranced by Macron. Can he build on a faultless start? - Irish Times

Irish TimesFrance is entranced by Macron. Can he build on a faultless start?Irish TimesIn less than a month, the election of Emmanuel Macron has transformed France for the better, though there's an underlying anxiety that pride in the young, handsome, brave and articulate leader could be dashed, that newfound belief in a better future ...and more »

Why Putin Won't Confirm Whether He Is Running For President Next Year - Newsweek;

Why Putin Won't Confirm Whether He Is Running For President Next Year - Newsweek

NewsweekWhy Putin Won't Confirm Whether He Is Running For President Next YearNewsweekWith less than a year from the election that Vladimir Putin is widely expected to win, he is still refusing to confirm whether he will even run. Speaking to French daily newspaper Le Figaro during his visit to France this week, Putin once again parried ...and more »

How Emmanuel Macron's sensitive masculinity turned him into politics' Modern Man - New Statesman;

How Emmanuel Macron's sensitive masculinity turned him into politics' Modern Man - New Statesman

New StatesmanHow Emmanuel Macron's sensitive masculinity turned him into politics' Modern ManNew StatesmanAlong with Justin Trudeau, Macron is undermining the old-style masculinity of the Vladimir Putins and Donald Trumps. Sign up for our weekly email *. By Pauline Bock · Print HTML. Emmanuel Macron wants you to know that he is not only the youngest ever ...and more »

Putin defends Trump, calls Russia probe excuse for loss - Raw Story;

Putin defends Trump, calls Russia probe excuse for loss - Raw Story

Raw StoryPutin defends Trump, calls Russia probe excuse for lossRaw StoryRussian President Vladimir Putin is echoing U.S. President Donald Trump, accusing the Democratic Party in the U.S. of refusing to accept its loss in the November elections, and continuing to blame Russia rather than move on. “When that happens, I think ...and more »

Terrorism, Ukraine and Syria conflicts at heart of Macron, Putin meeting - China Daily;

Terrorism, Ukraine and Syria conflicts at heart of Macron, Putin meeting - China Daily

China DailyTerrorism, Ukraine and Syria conflicts at heart of Macron, Putin meetingChina DailyPARIS - French President Emmanuel Macron met Monday with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Versailles, wherein they discussed the fight against terrorism, as well as the Ukrainian and Syrian conflicts, the two leaders said during a joint press ...and more »

Putin certain Assad not using gas in war - Seymour Telegraph (registration) (blog)

Putin certain Assad not using gas in warSeymour Telegraph (registration) (blog)Vladimir Putin is certain Bashar al-Assad didn't use chemical weapons in an Idlib province attack. Share · Share · Share · Email; 0 Comments. Share · Share · Share · Email; 0 Comments. Russian President Vladimir Putin is dismissing any suggestion that ...and more »

Macron meets with Putin, Syrian rebel leader, speaks of 'red line' - Rudaw;

Macron meets with Putin, Syrian rebel leader, speaks of 'red line' - Rudaw

RudawMacron meets with Putin, Syrian rebel leader, speaks of 'red line'RudawNew French President Emmanuel Macron greets Riad Hijab, the leader of the Syrian opposition's High Negotiation's Committee in Elysee Palace, Paris, France, on Tuesday. Photo: HNC. ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – French President Emmanuel Macron met ...and more »

Muammar Putin at the Versailles - Aljazeera.com;

Muammar Putin at the Versailles - Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comMuammar Putin at the VersaillesAljazeera.comRoman Dobrokhotov is a Moscow-based journalist and civil activist. He is the editor-in-chief of The Insider. On Monday, newly elected French President Emmanuel Macron hosted his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin at the Palace of Versailles. Perhaps ...and more »

French jobs unfilled despite high unemployment - Times of Oman;

French jobs unfilled despite high unemployment - Times of Oman

Times of OmanFrench jobs unfilled despite high unemploymentTimes of OmanA tracked excavator and a wheeled excavator manufactured by JC Bamford Excavators are seen at the JCB France headquarters in Sarcelles, near Paris, France, on Monday. — Reuters. x. A tracked excavator and a wheeled excavator manufactured by JC ...and more »

Putin: Syria de-escalation zones 'important milestone' - Yeni Şafak English;

Putin: Syria de-escalation zones 'important milestone' - Yeni Şafak English

Yeni Şafak EnglishPutin: Syria de-escalation zones 'important milestone'Yeni Şafak EnglishThe agreement on establishing de-escalation zones in Syria is an "extremely important milestone" for peace, Russian President Vladimir Putin has said. Putin's remarks came during an interview with French daily Le Figaro posted online late Tuesday.and more »

After meeting Assad ally Putin, Macron meets Syrian opposition - The Eastern Tribune (press release);

After meeting Assad ally Putin, Macron meets Syrian opposition - The Eastern Tribune (press release)

The Eastern Tribune (press release)After meeting Assad ally Putin, Macron meets Syrian oppositionThe Eastern Tribune (press release)Now, 300 years later, Macron will guide Putin through a new exhibition commemorating the historic diplomatic moment. Makarian says both leaders agreed on the need to have a functioning Syrian state without ever mentioning Syria's current leader, Bashar ...and more »

If France Decides to Lift Anti-Russian Sanctions 'War in Ukraine Will End' - Sputnik International;

If France Decides to Lift Anti-Russian Sanctions 'War in Ukraine Will End' - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalIf France Decides to Lift Anti-Russian Sanctions 'War in Ukraine Will End'Sputnik InternationalEarlier this week, Russian President Vladimir Putin met French leader Emmanuel Macron in Paris. Putin became the first foreign leader to visit the French capital for talks with the new president of the Fifth Republic. French President Emmanuel Macron ...and more »