European ‘civil war’ fears as French president Macron warns rise of nationalism could tear the continent apart

European ‘civil war’ fears as French president Macron warns rise of nationalism could tear the continent apart

Speaking at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, the French President, 40, called for the EU to act as a bulwark for liberalism at a time of danger throughout the world. Macron said: “'We have a context of division and indeed doubt within…

Syria strikes latest – Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei brands Trump, May and Macron 'criminals' as he hits out over bombings

Syria strikes latest – Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei brands Trump, May and Macron 'criminals' as he hits out over bombings

The 78-year-old lashed out at Donald Trump, Theresa May and Emmanuel Macron's overnight blitz on Syria's chemical weapons capabilities during an Eid ceremony in Tehran. Speaking to Iranian officials on the country's state-run IRNA news agency Khamenei said: "The attack this morning…

France is trying to outlaw fake news

France is trying to outlaw fake news

PARIS — Can a democratic country outlaw fake news? France is about to find out after President Emmanuel Macron ordered a law to quash false information disseminated around electoral campaigns. Criticism is pouring in from media advocates, tech experts — and Kremlin-backed…