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"The trans-Atlantic relationship is strong and must remain so."

In an interview with German newspaper "Der Spiegel," French President Emmanuel Macron talks about his first months in office and elaborates on his plans for Europe.


Bruno Le Maire: "I come full of hope for my country, for Europe and for the transatlantic relationship."

Official statement by French Minister of the Economy and Finance at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce


United Nations – French Security Council presidency

France is holding the monthly UN Security Council presidency since October 1. Among its priorities, the G5 Sahel and the protection of children in armed conflict.


Tourism in France : a 5-6% increase compared to 2016

Long-distance travelers in particular chose France as their summer destination. Five million American visitors are expected over 2017.


President Macron gives speech on new initiative for Europe

On September 26, President Emmanuel Macron laid out his plans for a sovereign, democratic and united Europe.


President Macron: "Today, more than ever, we need multilateralism."

The French Head of State delivered his first address to world leaders at the UN General Assembly in New York.


France, UK and Italy cooperate to fight terrorism online

A high-level meeting on preventing the dissemination of terrorist content online and the use of the Internet by terrorists to radicalize, recruit, inspire or incite.


Emmanuel Macron meets with Donald Trump in New York

In a bilateral meeting at the United Nations General Assembly, the two presidents discussed global issues, counter-terrorism efforts and the Paris Agreement. (Sept. 19, 2017)


Minister Le Drian: "France wants to unify the Security Council."

Press conference by Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs at the United Nations General Assembly (NY - Sept. 18, 2017)


Ambassador Araud: "The economic partnership between France and the U.S. is a key pillar of our unbreakable friendship."

Launch of the France-U.S. Economic Report at the U.S. Capitol (Washington, D.C. - September 14, 2017)



President Macron: "Building peace is what we have to do."

Invited by CNN’s chief international correspondent Christiane Amanpour shortly before his speech at the UN General Assembly, President Macron talked about the situation in North Korea and Iran.

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