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France says West must not be fooled by proposed Syria deal

By John Irish PARIS (Reuters) – France said on Thursday it would be clear next week whether a Russian proposal to control Syria’s chemical weapons was credible, yet warned of…

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Japan protests French Fukushima cartoons

Japan voiced anger Thursday over cartoons published in a French newspaper that took aim at the decision to award the 2020 Olympics to Tokyo despite the ongoing nuclear crisis at…

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French coq dance ends S African artist in clink

An eccentric South African artist has been charged with sexual exhibitionism after a street performance in central Paris in which he tied a rooster to his penis. Steve Cohen was…

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France says chemical regulator "insufficient" for Syria arms control

By John Irish PARIS (Reuters) – France said on Friday that a binding U.N. Security Council resolution was needed to police Syria’s promise to donate up its chemical weapons, insisting…

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Rwandan ties at stake as France's genocide-hunters seek justice

By Chine Labbé REIMS, France (Reuters) – They are often compared to Serge & Beate Klarsfeld, the activist couple who came to fame in 1960s tracking down Nazis from France….

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German business confident as China shifts gears

By Michelle Martin & Alan Wheatley BERLIN/LONDON (Reuters) – Confident or complacent, German business executives are bullish approximately their chances of profiting from China’s transition to an economy fired by…

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Analysis – German business confident as China shifts gears

By Michelle Martin & Alan Wheatley BERLIN/LONDON (Reuters) – Confident or complacent, German business executives are bullish approximately their chances of profiting from China’s transition to an economy fired by…

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France hails Syria deal as step forward

PARIS (Reuters) – France welcomed a deal on Saturday between Russia & the United States on destroying Syria’s chemical weapons as an “important step forward” & said that talks on…

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Le Pen wants to campaign with Dutch far-right: report

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen wants to campaign with Dutch anti-Islamic party leader Geert Wilders in next year’s European parliamentary elections, she said in an interview Saturday. “We could…

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Green party threatens to drop support for French government

PARIS (Reuters) – The head of France’s Green party on Saturday threatened to withdraw support for the Socialist government unless President Francois Hollande made a clearer commitment to protect the…

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