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Ex-French President Sarkozy Loses in Primary

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 21, 2016 at 10:30am 11/21/2016 at 10:30am

Ex-French President Nicolas Sarkozy’s attempt to become president again has ended in the primary. He endorsed moderate François Fillon as he conceded.

Fillon won 44.1% of the vote while Bordeaux Mayor Alain Juppé received 28.3%. Sarkozy only pulled in 20.9%:

The former French leader’s elimination in the first round upends a conservative primary...

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Will Brexit and Trump Effect Sweep Western World?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 9:00pm 11/13/2016 at 9:00pm
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The push back against the progressive left’s agenda that culminated in the election of President-elect Trump had been gaining steam for a while now and not just on this side of the Atlantic.

Faced with poor economic growth, an influx of refugees, a sense of losing their national identity, and a variety...

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Mini-Jungle: Welcome to Paris’s Newest Attraction

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 3:00pm 11/3/2016 at 3:00pm
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Just days after dismantling the infamous migrant encampment known as the “Jungle,” outside the northern French city of Calais, police are now swooping the ‘Mini-Jungle’ in the middle of Paris. This Mini-Jungle is now swarming with new inhabitants following last week’s clearing of Calais Jungle, with population here crossing 3,000.

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Wine Output Hits Lowest in Four Years

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 6:30pm 10/20/2016 at 6:30pm

NO! Bad weather in France and South America have caused a lower wine output…the lowest in four years. The BBC reported:

Trade group the International Organisation of Vine and Wine (OIV) has estimated output will reach 259.5m hectolitres (mhl) this year – a fall of 5% compared with 2015.

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Calais Jungle migrant ‘children’ arriving in UK much older than given ages

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 10:00am 10/20/2016 at 10:00am
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The stand-off between Britain and France intensifies as French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve calls Britain to take in more ‘migrant children’ from the Calais-based migrant encampment saying that they “want to live in the UK”.

In an unconventional move, the French minister wrote a column in...

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Europe rising up AGAINST BDS? Paris regional council to fight funding of BDS promoters

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 16, 2016 at 4:30pm 10/16/2016 at 4:30pm
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There are signs that there is an uprising emerging against the Boycott Divestment and Sanctions movement in Europe. Not only have there been condemnations by various European leaders of the discrimination that underlies BDS, some banks have closed BDS accounts.

In what could be a good sign, a Paris regional council just...

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Former French President Sarkozy Pledges to Help UK Reverse Brexit

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 5:30pm 9/29/2016 at 5:30pm
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As much as I enjoyed former French president Nicholas Sarkozy’s colorful assessment of Obama and heartily disliked his open mike remarks about Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu, it

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Construction starts on The Great Wall of Calais

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 25, 2016 at 2:00pm 9/25/2016 at 2:00pm
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The port of Calais in France is the gateway to Britain. And it’s been the scene of repeated riots at a large migrant encampment called The Jungle.

So Britain is funding a wall to prevent migrants from sneaking onto trucks heading for Britain.

Sky News reports,

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France Battling Islamist Terrorism on Daily Basis, Admits Prime Minister Manuel Valls

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 1:00pm 9/13/2016 at 1:00pm
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France, home to one of the Europe’s largest Muslim population, is facing an uphill battle against Islamic terrorism. According to France’s Prime Minister Manuel Valls, security forces have been foiling terror plots “every day” and warned of more terrorist attacks in the near future. French officials estimates that around 15,000 radical...

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French Police Investigating New Threats Against Charlie Hebdo

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 15, 2016 at 4:30pm 8/15/2016 at 4:30pm

French police and prosecutors have opened an investigation into new threats French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo over images of naked Muslims they published.

The threats come over a year two gunmen slaughtered eleven people at Charlie Hebdo over “offensive” images of Mohammad. They also killed a security guard outside of...

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Politicians Criticize French Water Park’s Burkini Only Event

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 5, 2016 at 7:00pm 8/5/2016 at 7:00pm

A slew of terrorist attacks have left France on edge and one town boiled over when a local park announced a burkini only day for Muslim women.

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Muslims in Italy, France Attend Mass to Show Solidarity

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 1, 2016 at 9:00am 8/1/2016 at 9:00am

Italian and French Muslims attended Catholic Mass to show solidarity after two ISIS terrorists executed Father Jacques Hamel in his church in northern France.

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French ISIS Terrorist Who Slit Priest’s Throat Recorded Plans

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 29, 2016 at 12:30pm 7/29/2016 at 12:30pm

Adel Kermiche, one of the terrorists that slit the throat of Father Jacques Hamel in a small town in northern France, recorded his plans to attack a church on the Telegram app:

“You take a knife, you go to a church, you make a carnage,” he said. “You slice two or three...

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Fearing Islamist reprisal, French publisher revises decision to publish book critical of Islam

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 11:30am 7/28/2016 at 11:30am

A Paris-based publishing house has revised its decision to publish a French version of the German bestseller “Der Islamische Faschismus” (The Islamic Fascism). Written by German-Egyptian author Hamed Abdel-Samad, the book was due to hit the French bookstores in September. Piranha Edition reportedly changed its mind after this month’s ISIS-inspired terror attack in Nice...

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Piers Morgan: “Insane ‘open door’ policy has to stop”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 1:00pm 7/27/2016 at 1:00pm

Few liberals are as iconic as the pugnacious progressive pundit Piers Morgan.

The British journalist and television personality, once host of CNN’s Piers Morgan Live, is currently working as the US Editor-at-Large for Mail Online. In that capacity, he has

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Priest in France murdered by ISIS terrorists

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 11:35am 7/26/2016 at 11:35am

French President Francois Hollande said the men who murdered 84-year-old Jacques Hamel pledged allegiance to the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL). They also took four people hostage. Hollande said:

“[ISIS] has declared war on us,” French President Francois Hollande said Tuesday. “We must fight this war by all means, while respecting the rule of...

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Nice truck terrorist no lone wolf, spent months planning attack with others

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 21, 2016 at 8:30pm 7/21/2016 at 8:30pm
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Immediately after the terrorist attack by Mohamed Bouhlel in Nice, France, we were told he was a lone wolf, a guy “recently radicalized,” suffering from depression, with no connection to Islamists or ISIS, a guy who just went crazy and drove his truck through a crowd.

It was all BS, meant to deflect...

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