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Swissinfo
France's CGT union urged to negotiate as Euro soccer approachesto July 10, when some 2.5 million fans are expected in stadiums, including 1.5
France's CGT union urged to negotiate as Euro soccer approaches
Swissinfo / Posted 42 minutes ago
to July 10, when some 2.5 million fans are expected in stadiums, including 1.5 million foreign visitors. While President Francois Hollande reiterated his refusal to withdraw a labour reform that would make hiring and firing easier, the ministers... Read more
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Daily News
French rail workers' strike raises Euro 2016 fearsStriking railway workers were set to disrupt transport throughout France just 1
French rail workers' strike raises Euro 2016 fears
Daily News / Posted 55 minutes ago
Striking railway workers were set to disrupt transport throughout France just 11 days before Euro 2016, as President Francois Hollande refused to back down over a labour dispute that has sparked months of protests. The transport strike adds to... Read more
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The Financial Express
France’s Francois Hollande holds ground on contested labour reform billsays he will only run for a second term if he brings down unemployment, stuck a
France’s Francois Hollande holds ground on contested labour reform bill
The Financial Express / Posted 2 hours ago
says he will only run for a second term if he brings down unemployment, stuck at about 10 percent.(Reuters) President Francois Hollande said there was no turning back on a bill to loosen France’s rigid labour regulations and that the... Read more
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Reuters
France's Hollande holds ground on contested labor reform billDonges oil refinery as workers protest the labour reforms law proposal in Donge
France's Hollande holds ground on contested labor reform bill
Reuters / Posted 2 hours ago
Donges oil refinery as workers protest the labour reforms law proposal in Donges, France, May 27, 2016. PARIS President Francois Hollande said there was no turning back on a bill to loosen France's rigid labor regulations and that the principles... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Why is Europe so fed up?to the German electorate. In France Ms Le Pen may never be president, but the t
Why is Europe so fed up?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
to the German electorate. In France Ms Le Pen may never be president, but the threat of her rising popularity prevents Francois Hollande from agreeing to the visa-free travel for Turkish businessmen and tourists that will be necessary to keep... Read more
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EuroNews
More transport chaos in France in standoff over labour reformscall the company’s “obsessive reduction of costs”, and air traffic controllers
More transport chaos in France in standoff over labour reforms
EuroNews / Posted 3 hours ago
call the company’s “obsessive reduction of costs”, and air traffic controllers are out from Friday to Sunday. President Francois Hollande, who is nicknamed ‘Flanby’ after a wobbly caramel dessert partly because of his reputation for caving in... Read more
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Times of Malta
Frustrated Juncker urges EU leaders to back TTIP trade talksdeal was possible this year and questioned whether it was worth continuing nego
Frustrated Juncker urges EU leaders to back TTIP trade talks
Times of Malta / Posted 4 hours ago
deal was possible this year and questioned whether it was worth continuing negotiations with Washington. French President Francois Hollande said last week there could be no agreement unless all the EU’s requirements were met, while urging... Read more
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BBC News
France labour dispute: Rail workers strike as protests continueis expected to further disrupt a transport network already suffering from a sho
France labour dispute: Rail workers strike as protests continue
BBC News / Posted 4 hours ago
is expected to further disrupt a transport network already suffering from a shortage of fuel. French President Francois Hollande has insisted he will not back down over the reforms, which aim to make it easier to recruit and dismiss... Read more
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Rappler
France faces strike chaos ahead of Euro 2016anxious after November's terror attacks which killed 130 people in the French c
France faces strike chaos ahead of Euro 2016
Rappler / Posted 7 hours ago
anxious after November's terror attacks which killed 130 people in the French capital, the tourist board said. President Francois Hollande and the Socialist government are refusing to buckle to the hardline CGT union's demand that it withdraw the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Euro 2016 could impact France's Olympic bid - Paris 2024 officialconcerned about that," Tony Estanguet said on the sidelines of a Paris 2024 par
Euro 2016 could impact France's Olympic bid - Paris 2024 official
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 hours ago
concerned about that," Tony Estanguet said on the sidelines of a Paris 2024 partners' dinner that was attended by President Francois Hollande. "We're not here to clash with the French people. It's a free country and it's good that people express... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
France's Hollande holds ground on contested labour reform billPARIS: President Francois Hollande said there was no turning back on a bill to
France's Hollande holds ground on contested labour reform bill
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 hours ago
PARIS: President Francois Hollande said there was no turning back on a bill to loosen France's rigid labour regulations and that the principles behind the most contentious proposal handing firms more scope to negotiate working conditions must remain... Read more
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The Star
France's Hollande holds ground on contested labour reform billPARIS (Reuters) - President Francois Hollande said there was no turning back on
France's Hollande holds ground on contested labour reform bill
The Star / Posted 11 hours ago
PARIS (Reuters) - President Francois Hollande said there was no turning back on a bill to loosen France's rigid labour regulations and that the principles behind the most contentious proposal handing firms more scope to negotiate working conditions... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
French pilots, oil workers to strikeanonymity because of the sensitivity of the talks. French weekly Le Journal du
French pilots, oil workers to strike
Otago Daily Times / Posted 12 hours ago
anonymity because of the sensitivity of the talks. French weekly Le Journal du Dimanche quoted a person close to President Francois Hollande confirming the government approach, as did a Socialist lawmaker speaking to Reuters on condition of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
French transport to be hit ahead of Euro 2016still anxious after the November 2015 terror attacks which killed 130 people in
French transport to be hit ahead of Euro 2016
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 16 hours ago
still anxious after the November 2015 terror attacks which killed 130 people in Paris, the tourist board said. President Francois Hollande and the Socialist government are refusing to buckle to the hardline CGT union's demand that it withdraw the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Mayotte: Hundreds evicted in anti-refugee unrestaccusing them of "clandestine immigration" and "daily thefts, assaults and murd
Mayotte: Hundreds evicted in anti-refugee unrest
Aljazeera / Posted 16 hours ago
accusing them of "clandestine immigration" and "daily thefts, assaults and murders". Earlier this month, French President Francois Hollande called the situation on Mayotte "extremely worrying". More than 40 percent of Mayotte's population is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
French transport to be hit ahead of Euro 2016still anxious after the November 2015 terror attacks which killed 130 people in
French transport to be hit ahead of Euro 2016
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 hours ago
still anxious after the November 2015 terror attacks which killed 130 people in Paris, the tourist board said. President Francois Hollande and the Socialist government are refusing to buckle to the hardline CGT union's demand that it withdraw the... Read more
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The Irish Times
EU leaders pressed to support TTIP as enthusiasm wanesthe Commission’s mandate. It is not the first time that Juncker has sought back
EU leaders pressed to support TTIP as enthusiasm wanes
The Irish Times / Posted 19 hours ago
the Commission’s mandate. It is not the first time that Juncker has sought backing for the talks. French president Francois Hollande said last week there could be no agreement unless all the EU’s requirements were met, while urging... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
French transport to be hit ahead of Euro 2016still anxious after the November 2015 terror attacks which killed 130 people in
French transport to be hit ahead of Euro 2016
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 hours ago
still anxious after the November 2015 terror attacks which killed 130 people in Paris, the tourist board said. President Francois Hollande and the Socialist government are standing firm against the hardline CGT union's demand that it withdraw the... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
World in Brief at 7 a.m. on Monday, May 30, 2016Battle of Verdun VERDUN, France (AP) — In solemn ceremonies Sunday in the fore
World in Brief at 7 a.m. on Monday, May 30, 2016
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 21 hours ago
Battle of Verdun VERDUN, France (AP) — In solemn ceremonies Sunday in the forests of eastern France, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel marked 100 years since the Battle of Verdun, determined to show that,... Read more
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Super Sport
French transport to be hit ahead of Eurostill anxious after the November 2015 terror attacks which killed 130 people in
French transport to be hit ahead of Euro
Super Sport / Posted 22 hours ago
still anxious after the November 2015 terror attacks which killed 130 people in Paris, the tourist board said. President Francois Hollande and the Socialist government are standing firm against the hardline CGT union's demand that it withdraw the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DFA welcomes G7 declaration on South China Sea rowItalian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, U.S. Pres
DFA welcomes G7 declaration on South China Sea row
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, U.S. President Barack Obama, Abe, French President Francois Hollande, British Prime Minister David Cameron, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and European Commission... Read more
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iafrica.com
France set for transport strike chaosfuel reserves, comes less than two weeks before football fans pour into France
France set for transport strike chaos
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
fuel reserves, comes less than two weeks before football fans pour into France for the Euro 2016 championships. President Francois Hollande and the government are refusing to give in to the hardline CGT union's demand that it withdraw the planned... Read more
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The Columbian
Leaders mark 100 years since Battle of VerdunVERDUN, France — In solemn ceremonies Sunday in the forests of eastern France,
Leaders mark 100 years since Battle of Verdun
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
VERDUN, France — In solemn ceremonies Sunday in the forests of eastern France, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel marked 100 years since the Battle of Verdun, determined to show that, despite the bloodbath of World... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
France set for transport strike chaosfuel reserves, comes less than two weeks before football fans pour into France
France set for transport strike chaos
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
fuel reserves, comes less than two weeks before football fans pour into France for the Euro 2016 championships. President Francois Hollande and the government are refusing to give in to the hardline CGT union's demand that it withdraw the planned... Read more
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Daily Mail
American charged in Paris police car attack amid protestsit's very complicated for police forces to isolate and arrest them,' Delage exp
American charged in Paris police car attack amid protests
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
it's very complicated for police forces to isolate and arrest them,' Delage explained on BFM television. French President Francois Hollande said last Tuesday that over 350 police officers have been injured in clashes and 60 people have been... Read more
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express
GROVELLING Merkel and Hollande launch thinly-veiled ATTACK on Brexit Angela Merkel and Francois Hollande have launched a desperate plea for Europe
GROVELLING Merkel and Hollande launch thinly-veiled ATTACK on Brexit
express / Posted yesterday
Angela Merkel and Francois Hollande have launched a desperate plea for European unity ahead of Britain’s once-in-a-generation referendum. Merkel and Hollande made the plea at a... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Remembering the horror of the Battle of Verdun in Francethe centenary of the longest battle of World War I. In solemn ceremonies yeste
Remembering the horror of the Battle of Verdun in France
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
the centenary of the longest battle of World War I. In solemn ceremonies yesterday in the forests of eastern France, Francois Hollande of France and Angela Merkel of Germany marked 100 years since the 10-month Battle of Verdun, which killed... Read more
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Boston Globe
German, French leaders mark 100 years since Battle of Verduncommemorated the centenary of the longest battle of World War I. In solemn cer
German, French leaders mark 100 years since Battle of Verdun
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
commemorated the centenary of the longest battle of World War I. In solemn ceremonies in the forests of eastern France, Francois Hollande of France and Angela Merkel of Germany marked 100 years since the 10-month Battle of Verdun, which killed... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Morning briefing: 10 stories from around the worlddays of signing or be found in violation. 8 Verdun battle marked German Chanc
Morning briefing: 10 stories from around the world
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
days of signing or be found in violation. 8 Verdun battle marked German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande have marked the 100-year anniversary of the Battle of Verdun, laying a wreath at a cemetery in northeastern... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
German, French leaders mark 100 years since Battle of VerdunVERDUN, France | In solemn ceremonies Sunday in the forests of eastern France,
German, French leaders mark 100 years since Battle of Verdun
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted yesterday
VERDUN, France | In solemn ceremonies Sunday in the forests of eastern France, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel marked 100 years since the Battle of Verdun, determined to show that, despite the bloodbath of World... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Photos of the Day for May 29Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race at Indianapolis Motorspeedway. (Jona
Photos of the Day for May 29
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race at Indianapolis Motorspeedway. (Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images) French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel walk at a German cemetery in Consenvoye near Verdun,... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
No likes for Utah apartment complex's Facebook requirementthe centenary of the longest battle of... In solemn ceremonies Sunday in the f
No likes for Utah apartment complex's Facebook requirement
KX TV North Dakota / Posted yesterday
the centenary of the longest battle of... In solemn ceremonies Sunday in the forests of eastern France, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel marked 100 years since the Battle of Verdun, determined to show that,... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Verdun centenary marked by leadersGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande have mar
Verdun centenary marked by leaders
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande have marked the 100-year anniversary of the Battle of Verdun, laying a wreath at a cemetery in northeastern France for the 300,000 soldiers killed. The Verdun battle was one of... Read more
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Deseret News
German, French leaders mark 100 years since Battle of Verdunthe centenary of the longest battle of World War I. In solemn ceremonies Sunda
German, French leaders mark 100 years since Battle of Verdun
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
the centenary of the longest battle of World War I. In solemn ceremonies Sunday in the forests of eastern France, Francois Hollande of France and Angela Merkel of Germany are marking 100 years since the 10-month Battle of Verdun, which... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Battle of Verdun marked by Francois Hollande and Angela Merkel 100 years on | Irish Examiner Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 08:42 pm French President Francois
Battle of Verdun marked by Francois Hollande and Angela Merkel 100 years on
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
| Irish Examiner Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 08:42 pm French President Francois Hollande and German... Read more
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Daily Mail
French and German leaders unite to mark centenary of Verdunbloodbath, their countries' improbable friendship is now a source of hope for t
French and German leaders unite to mark centenary of Verdun
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
bloodbath, their countries' improbable friendship is now a source of hope for today's fractured Europe. French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel lay a wreath together with French and German children at the German... Read more
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EuroNews
The fight for Europe’s soul is continuing say Merkel and HollandeFrance have held a joint and poignant ceremony to mark the 100-year anniversary
The fight for Europe’s soul is continuing say Merkel and Hollande
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
France have held a joint and poignant ceremony to mark the 100-year anniversary of the Battle of Verdun. Angela Merkel and Francois Hollande began the day by laying a wreath at the German military cemetery of Consenvoye in north-eastern France in... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Battle of Verdun remembered as 100-year anniversary hitsGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande marked t
Battle of Verdun remembered as 100-year anniversary hits
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande marked the 100-year anniversary of the Battle of Verdun side-by-side on Sunday, laying a wreath at a cemetery in northeastern France for the 300,000 soldiers killed. The Verdun... Read more
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Swissinfo
Merkel, Hollande together mark 100 years since Verdun battleFrench President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel attend a
Merkel, Hollande together mark 100 years since Verdun battle
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel attend a remembrance ceremony at a German cemetery in Consenvoye near Verdun, France, May 29, 2016, marking the 100th anniversary of the battle of Verdun, one of the largest... Read more
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Calcutta News
Hollande and Merkel mark centenary of Battle of Verdun, honour dead VERDUN, France – French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Ang
Hollande and Merkel mark centenary of Battle of Verdun, honour dead
Calcutta News / Posted yesterday
VERDUN, France – French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel reportedly together honoured 300,000 people killed in one of the bloodiest battles during... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Merkel, Hollande together mark 100 years since Verdun battleone of the longest in World War I, lasting more than 300 days. FILE: German Ch
Merkel, Hollande together mark 100 years since Verdun battle
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
one of the longest in World War I, lasting more than 300 days. FILE: German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R), French President Francois Hollande (C). Picture: AFP. Francois Hollande,Angela Merkel,Battle of Verdun GERMANY – German Chancellor Angela... Read more
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The Star
Merkel, Hollande together mark 100 years since Verdun battleVERDUN, France (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President
Merkel, Hollande together mark 100 years since Verdun battle
The Star / Posted yesterday
VERDUN, France (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande marked the 100-year anniversary of the Battle of Verdun side-by-side on Sunday, laying a wreath at a cemetery in northeastern France for the 300,000... Read more
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Canberra Times
Leaders of France and Germany mark Battle of Verdun centenaryhope for today's fractured Europe as they commemorate the centenary of the long
Leaders of France and Germany mark Battle of Verdun centenary
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
hope for today's fractured Europe as they commemorate the centenary of the longest battle of World War I. French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel pay their respects after laying a wreath at a German cemetery in... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Merkel: Lessons should be learned from Verdunof the 21st century can only be dealt with together." 5:30 p.m. German Chance
Merkel: Lessons should be learned from Verdun
MyMotherLode.com / Posted yesterday
of the 21st century can only be dealt with together." 5:30 p.m. German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande are attending a ceremony at the Douaumont ossuary, a 46-meter (151-foot) tower holding remains of 130,000... Read more
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Boston Herald
German, French leaders mark 100 years since Battle of VerdunVERDUN, France — In solemn ceremonies Sunday in the forests of eastern France,
German, French leaders mark 100 years since Battle of Verdun
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
VERDUN, France — In solemn ceremonies Sunday in the forests of eastern France, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel marked 100 years since the Battle of Verdun, determined to show that, despite the bloodbath of World... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Hollande in World War I speech: Protect EuropeLatest on the ceremonies commemorating the Battle of Verdun in World War I (all
Hollande in World War I speech: Protect Europe
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
Latest on the ceremonies commemorating the Battle of Verdun in World War I (all times local): 5:50 p.m. French President Francois Hollande has called for the "protection of our common house, Europe," at a ceremony marking the centenary of the... Read more
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The China Post
Germany and France leaders mark 100 years since Battle of Verdunsince Battle of Verdun VERDUN, France -- In solemn ceremonies Sunday in the fo
Germany and France leaders mark 100 years since Battle of Verdun
The China Post / Posted yesterday
since Battle of Verdun VERDUN, France -- In solemn ceremonies Sunday in the forests of eastern France, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel marked 100 years since the Battle of Verdun, determined to show that,... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Hollande in World War I speech: Protect EuropeLatest on the ceremonies commemorating the Battle of Verdun in World War I (all
Hollande in World War I speech: Protect Europe
KX TV North Dakota / Posted yesterday
Latest on the ceremonies commemorating the Battle of Verdun in World War I (all times local): 5:50 p.m. French President Francois Hollande has called for the "protection of our common house, Europe," at a ceremony marking the centenary of the... Read more
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News.com.au
Merkel, Hollande mark Verdun centenaryGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande are mark
Merkel, Hollande mark Verdun centenary
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande are marking the centenary of the Battle of Verdun, laying a wreath at a cemetery in northeastern France for the 300,000 soldiers killed. The two leaders were due to lunch... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Hollande in World War I speech: Protect EuropeLatest on the ceremonies commemorating the Battle of Verdun in World War I (all
Hollande in World War I speech: Protect Europe
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
Latest on the ceremonies commemorating the Battle of Verdun in World War I (all times local): 5:50 p.m. French President Francois Hollande has called for the "protection of our common house, Europe," at a ceremony marking the centenary of the... Read more
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