Iranian President Raisi welcomes rapprochement with France – political news

President Raisi had an hour-long telephone conversation with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on Monday. Iran welcomes the expansion of ties with France on the basis of common interests and mutual respect, noted Raisi, calling for the promotion of economic and trade interaction between the two states. Denouncing the United States for the repeated and shameless violation of its commitments …

Iranian students condemn Islamophobia and insults against Islam in France – political news

Participants at Wednesday’s rally chanted slogans condemning the slurs and anti-Islamic remarks and called on people to join a campaign to boycott French products. They also pointed out that such Islamophobic movements could never undermine the great character of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) and of Islam. Earlier Wednesday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani criticized France’s disrespect for the Prophet of Islam …

Iran: no notable proposal from France – political news

In an interview with IRIB, Mousavi rejected media speculation on a certain French proposal to compensate for the EU’s failure to honor its commitments under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). Asked about an Al-Monitor report that French President Emmanuel Macron invited Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to this month’s G7 summit in Biarritz and that Paris has offered to …

France’s hate policy: the shift towards traditional family values ​​risks being hijacked by anti-Semites and homophobic nationalists | The independent

Hundreds of thousands of pro-family and anti-government protesters marched in Paris yesterday amid claims by a minister that France was facing a return to the “dark” and “disturbing” political divisions of the 1930s. Home Secretary Manuel Valls’ stern warning struck the prosperous and well-behaved ranks of most of yesterday’s protesters, including thousands of elderly people and families with children in …

France Politics: Marine Le Pen, leader of the French National Racist Front, loses her parliamentary immunity / Breaking News

The European Parliament has lifted the immunity of French far-right politician Marine Le Pen, which could lead to her prosecution for comparing Muslim immigration to the Nazi occupation of France. She was charged with inciting racial hatred for comparing Muslim street prayers to Nazi Germany’s occupation of France. Three years ago, a Lyon court requested the lifting of his immunity. …

Politics in France: the UMP party splits in parliament

The ex-prime minister said the faction, Rassemblement pour l’UMP (R-UMP), would be disbanded if a new vote was announced. He disputes the victory of Jean-François Cope, whose narrow victory was reconfirmed by party officials. A compromise could be emerging under which the party would hold a referendum on the need for a new ballot. Fillon said he was in favor …

Politics in France: the UMP party splits in parliament

The ex-prime minister said the faction, Rassemblement pour l’UMP (R-UMP), would be disbanded if a new vote was announced. He disputes the victory of Jean-François Cope, whose narrow victory was reconfirmed by party officials. A compromise could be emerging under which the party would hold a referendum on the need for a new ballot. Fillon said he was in favor …