Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has criticized Paris for pursuing double-standard policies and its discriminatory attempts to limit Iran’s missile defense program following France’s latest test-firing of a submarine-launched ballistic missile.
France was aware that a genocide was being prepared in Rwanda ahead of the 1994 killings and the French government bore a significant responsibility for enabling it, the Rwandan government said in a report published on Monday.
France’s role before and during the 1994 Rwandan genocide was a “monumental failure” that the country must acknowledge, the lead author of a report commissioned by President Emmanuel Macron said, as the country opens its archives from this period to the public on Wednesday.
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said he urged his French counterpart in a recent phone call to live up to the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran and world powers and stop adherence to the illegal sanctions imposed by US against Iran.
French Health Minister Olivier Veran warned that hospitals in the Paris region are nearing breaking point amid a surge in COVID-19 cases and patients may soon need to be transferred to other regions across the country, according to France 24.
French giant carmakers, Peugeot and Renault, have a low chance to return to the Iranian market because of Iran’s unwillingness and the fact that the companies have expanded their US side of the business, should the US sanctions on Iran are ceased, said a senior source at the country’s automaking industry.
The French Riviera city of Nice is preparing to face a new set of local restrictions against COVID-19 to combat an outbreak described as out of control and spreading much faster than elsewhere in France.
The minimum wage, which US President Joe Biden aims to raise to $15 per hour in the United States, can take different forms in different countries. Here is how it works in Japan, Germany, Britain and France.