Yellow vests protests kicks off in Paris

The 18th Saturday of the “yellow vests” mobilization starts at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris. Four months after the birth of the movement and at the end of the national debate launched by President Macron, the “yellow vests” are betting on a “renewed mobilization”. IMAGES.

Macron arrives at AU for meeting with commission chair

French President Emmanuel Macron arrives at the African Union headquarters in Addis Ababa, where he is welcomed by the Commission Chair Moussa Faki. IMAGES

Macron visits France’s largest military base overseas

French President Emmanuel Macron visits France’s largest military base overseas, in Djibouti, before heading to Ethiopia on his whirlwind three-stop East Africa tour.

France’s Macron arrives in Djibouti for East Africa visit

French President Emmanuel Macron lands at Djibouti airport, where he is welcomed by his Djiboutian counterpart Ismaïl Omar Guelleh, as he kicks off a four-day East Africa visit. IMAGES

Macron leaves Bordeaux after debate with local officials

French President Emmanuel Macron leaves the Hôtel de Nesmond in Bordeaux after taking part in an exchange with local officials as part of the Great National Debate. IMAGES

France’s Macron visits Bordeaux back-to-work centre

On the eve of his debate with elected officials in Bordeaux, French President Emmanuel Macron makes a surprise visit at a professional reinsertion centre in a residential neighbourhood. IMAGES

France’s Macron welcomes Iraqi President Barham Saleh in Paris

French President Emmanuel Macron welcomes his Iraqi counterpart Barham Saleh at the Elysée Palace in Paris. IMAGES

Macron recognises Guaido as “acting president” of Venezuela (2)

France on Monday joined a handful of other European countries in recognising Venezuela’s opposition chief Juan Guaido as interim leader after President Nicolas Maduro rejected their ultimatum to organise new presidential elections. IMAGES of a post written in French taken from the Twitter account of French President Emmanuel Macron (with English translation)