France


France: U.S. Sanctions on Iran, Russia Look Illegal

France’s foreign ministry on Wednesday said new U.S. sanctions against Iran, Russia and North Korea appeared at odds with international law due to their extra-territorial reach. The U.S. House of…

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Macron Shares Israel’s Concerns About Hezbollah

France shares Israel’s concerns at the arming of Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah, President Emmanuel Macron told Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu after their first formal meeting in Paris on Sunday.…

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French Court Annuls Google’s $1.27B Back-Tax Bill

A French court annulled a 1.1 billion-euro ($1.27-billion) tax adjustment imposed on Google by France’s tax authorities, saying Wednesday that the way the California firm operates in France allows it…

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France Arrest: Suspect Wanted to Attack President Macron

French authorities say a man has been given preliminary terrorism charges for plotting a possible attack on President Emmanuel Macron or minority groups. Paris prosecutor’s office spokeswoman Agnes Thibault-Lecuivre said…

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