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Spain joins France and Germany in race to build Europe's next combat jet

17 Jun 2019

PARIS Spain on Monday joined a Franco-German project to build a next-generation fighter jet, an initiative touted as key to ensuring Europe can defend itself without depending on allies in an increasingly uncertain world.

Spain joins France and Germany in race to build Europe's next combat jet

17 Jun 2019

PARIS Spain on Monday joined a Franco-German project to build a next-generation fighter jet, an initiative touted as key to ensuring Europe can defend itself without depending on allies in an increasingly uncertain world.

Spain joins France and Germany in race to build Europe's next fighter jet

17 Jun 2019

PARIS, June 17 Spain on Monday joined a Franco-German project to design a next-generation fighter jet, an initiative touted as key to ensuring Europe can defend itself without depending on allies in an increasingly uncertain world.

Macron's government sends warning to Spanish ally over far-right ties

14 Jun 2019

PARIS/MADRID French President Emmanuel Macron's government warned Ciudadanos, its Spanish centre-right ally in the European Parliament, on Friday of possible "consequences" if it goes ahead with local alliances with far-right movement Vox in Spain.

Exclusive: Renault chairman weakened as Macron snubs meeting - sources

12 Jun 2019

PARIS French President Emmanuel Macron has turned down a request to meet Renault chairman Jean-Dominique Senard, who is furious over the government's interference at the carmaker, sources told Reuters, raising questions over Senard's future.

French PM sets out 'Macron II' reform drive

12 Jun 2019

PARIS France will reduce unemployment benefits for high earners and offer incentives to those who work beyond normal retirement age, two major planks of a renewed reform drive by President Emmanuel Macron after months of "yellow vest" protests. | Video

Johnson baulks at Brexit cost as leadership race hots up

09 Jun 2019

LONDON/PARIS Boris Johnson, the favourite to succeed Theresa May as Britain's prime minister, said on Sunday he would withhold payment of the country's European Union exit bill to try and get a better deal - a move that drew an immediate rebuke from France. | Video

EU leaders agree to pick new 'Mr or Ms Europe' next month

29 May 2019

BRUSSELS European Union leaders engaged in a first skirmish on Tuesday over who should become the next chief of the European Commission, giving themselves a short deadline to agree on the bloc's top jobs and a target of assigning half of them to women. | Video

Despite bruised ego, Macron starts real campaign for Brussels influence

27 May 2019

PARIS Emmanuel Macron may have ended up with a disappointing second place in the European election in France, but his battle for influence in Brussels can now begin in earnest - and he is in a stronger position to wage that fight than two years ago.

Despite bruised ego, Macron starts real campaign for Brussels influence

27 May 2019

PARIS Emmanuel Macron may have ended up with a disappointing second place in the European election in France, but his battle for influence in Brussels can now begin in earnest - and he is in a stronger position to wage that fight than two years ago.

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