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Together with Notre-Dame de Paris

A concert celebrating the spiritual and cultural significance of Notre-Dame in the world and the hope for its future, on April 26, at 7pm, at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, DC


Libya: France reaffirms its support for the mediation led by Ghassan Salamé

Conversation between Mr. Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, and Mr. Ghassan Salamé (Paris - April 17, 2019)


Reacting on the fire of Notre-Dame de Paris

Gérard Araud, Ambassador of France to the U.S., talks on PBS NewsHour


G7: Inequalities represent a significant challenge to global stability and prosperity

G7 Foreign Ministers Communiqué (Saint-Malo - April 6, 2019)


"We express our deepest concern about military operations near Tripoli, Libya."

G7 Foreign Ministers’ Statement on the Situation in the West of Libya (Saint-Malo - April 5, 2019)


"We warn against any use of chemical weapons by the Assad regime."

Joint declaration by the U.S., the U.K. and France – Commemoration for the chemical attack in Syria in 2017


G7 : Fighting Inequality, Reducing Threats, Strengthening Democracy

Introductory Remarks by M. Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs at the G7 Foreign Ministers Meeting


Territorial defeat of Daesh in Syria: "The greatest determination is still necessary."

Statement by Mr. Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs (Paris - March 23, 2019)


8 years of conflict in Syria: France, Germany, the U.K. and the U.S. reiterate their support for the UN-led process to bring peace.

Joint statement by the governments of France, Germany, the U.K. and the U.S. (March 15, 2019)


"Never, since the Second World War, has Europe been as essential. Yet never has Europe been in so much danger."

Letter from the President of the Republic to European citizens (Elysée Palace, Paris - March 4, 2019)



Ambassador Araud on CNN: "Words can't describe our loss."

French Ambassador to the United States Gérard Araud reacts to the devastating fire at the Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris on April 15, 2019.

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