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Channel NewsAsia
France's Macron quits cabinet amid presidency rumoursformer president Nicolas Sarkozy, 61, and 71-year-old ex-prime minister Alain J
France's Macron quits cabinet amid presidency rumours
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
former president Nicolas Sarkozy, 61, and 71-year-old ex-prime minister Alain Juppe - both right-wing candidates. Marine Le Pen, 48, of the far-right anti-immigration National Front, is standing for a second time in elections set for April 23 and... Read more
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DW
French Economy Minister's departure raises questions ahead of 2017 presidential election |- the Socialists and the conservative Les Republicans - are competing against t
French Economy Minister's departure raises questions ahead of 2017 presidential election |
DW / Posted an hour ago
- the Socialists and the conservative Les Republicans - are competing against the far-right National Front leader, Marine Le Pen. Hollande's approval ratings are the lowest of any post-war French president, falling to 14 percent in June. He has... Read more
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Zero Hedge
French Economy Minister To Resign On Tuesday-- the Socialists and conservatives Les Republicains -- are under threat from f
French Economy Minister To Resign On Tuesday
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 hours ago
-- the Socialists and conservatives Les Republicains -- are under threat from far right National Front leader Marine Le Pen. While Macron's presidential chances are unclear, polls suggest deeply unpopular Hollande is unlikely to even make it... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"The Americans Give Us Nothing": France Effectively Kills TTIP, Calls For End To Negotiationsbiggest economic powers, France and Germany, find themselves under fire for sup
"The Americans Give Us Nothing": France Effectively Kills TTIP, Calls For End To Negotiations
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 hours ago
biggest economic powers, France and Germany, find themselves under fire for supporting negotiations with the U.S. Marine Le Pen, the head of France’s right-wing National Front party, has repeatedly attacked President François Hollande for backing... Read more
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Reuters
French economy minister to resign on Tuesday-- the Socialists and conservatives Les Republicains -- are under threat from f
French economy minister to resign on Tuesday
Reuters / Posted 5 hours ago
-- the Socialists and conservatives Les Republicains -- are under threat from far right National Front leader Marine Le Pen. Polls suggest deeply unpopular Hollande is unlikely to even make it into the run-off round of the election, losing... Read more
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International Business Times
Former EU commission president Jose Manuel Barroso under fire for taking Goldman Sachs jobGoldman Sachs and beyond", and to strip him of "all possible honorary titles li
Former EU commission president Jose Manuel Barroso under fire for taking Goldman Sachs job
International Business Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Goldman Sachs and beyond", and to strip him of "all possible honorary titles linked to the European Institutions". Marine Le Pen, the leader of France's National Front right-wing party, described Barroso's move as "not surprising", because "the EU... Read more
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This is West Country
Home Secretary to meet French minister amid border control and Jungle fearsin the gutter for votes to win his presidential primary. It won't work and tryi
Home Secretary to meet French minister amid border control and Jungle fears
This is West Country / Posted 10 hours ago
in the gutter for votes to win his presidential primary. It won't work and trying to mimick the nasty rhetoric of Marine Le Pen is not a recipe for success. He just looks like a hypocrite. "Theresa May should use the upcoming G20 to seek... Read more
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International Business Times
Calais crisis could trigger UK to review its security relationship with Francein Calais. In particular, the Jungle and migration in general will be the focu
Calais crisis could trigger UK to review its security relationship with France
International Business Times / Posted 15 hours ago
in Calais. In particular, the Jungle and migration in general will be the focus of the French election cycle, with Marine Le Pen, the leader of the country's right wing Front National party, saying she would scrap the Le Touquet accord, a position... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Home Secretary to meet French minister amid border control and Jungle fearsin the gutter for votes to win his presidential primary. It won't work and tryi
Home Secretary to meet French minister amid border control and Jungle fears
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
in the gutter for votes to win his presidential primary. It won't work and trying to mimick the nasty rhetoric of Marine Le Pen is not a recipe for success. He just looks like a hypocrite. "Theresa May should use the upcoming G20 to seek... Read more
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The News and Star
Home Secretary to meet French minister amid border control and Jungle fearsin the gutter for votes to win his presidential primary. It won't work and tryi
Home Secretary to meet French minister amid border control and Jungle fears
The News and Star / Posted 16 hours ago
in the gutter for votes to win his presidential primary. It won't work and trying to mimick the nasty rhetoric of Marine Le Pen is not a recipe for success. He just looks like a hypocrite. "Theresa May should use the upcoming G20 to seek... Read more
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16h
SKY News
Rudd Rejects Calls To Scrap Calais Border Dealclaimed Mr Sarkozy was "trying to grub around the gutter for votes to win his p
Rudd Rejects Calls To Scrap Calais Border Deal
SKY News / Posted 16 hours ago
claimed Mr Sarkozy was "trying to grub around the gutter for votes to win his presidential primary", adding: "It won't work and trying to mimic the nasty rhetoric of Marine Le Pen is not a recipe for success. He just looks like... Read more
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16h
Belfast Telegraph
Home Secretary to meet French minister amid border control and Jungle fearsin the gutter for votes to win his presidential primary. It won't work and tryi
Home Secretary to meet French minister amid border control and Jungle fears
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 hours ago
in the gutter for votes to win his presidential primary. It won't work and trying to mimick the nasty rhetoric of Marine Le Pen is not a recipe for success. He just looks like a hypocrite. "Theresa May should use the upcoming G20 to seek... Read more
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17h
Shropshire Star
Home Secretary to meet French minister amid border control and Jungle fears « Shropshire Starin the gutter for votes to win his presidential primary. It won't work and tryi
Home Secretary to meet French minister amid border control and Jungle fears « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 17 hours ago
in the gutter for votes to win his presidential primary. It won't work and trying to mimick the nasty rhetoric of Marine Le Pen is not a recipe for success. He just looks like a hypocrite. "Theresa May should use the upcoming G20 to seek... Read more
84 related stories
18h
This is West Country
Home Secretary to meet French minister amid border control and Jungle fearsin the gutter for votes to win his presidential primary. It won't work and tryi
Home Secretary to meet French minister amid border control and Jungle fears
This is West Country / Posted 18 hours ago
in the gutter for votes to win his presidential primary. It won't work and trying to mimick the nasty rhetoric of Marine Le Pen is not a recipe for success. He just looks like a hypocrite. "Theresa May should use the upcoming G20 to seek... Read more
84 related stories
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express
We must embrace Muslim population: Sarkozy’s rival reaches out to French Muslimsis very likely to make it to the second round of the presidential election and
We must embrace Muslim population: Sarkozy’s rival reaches out to French Muslims
express / Posted yesterday
is very likely to make it to the second round of the presidential election and beat far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen in that run-off to become France's next head of state. The soft-spoken Mr Juppé has led Mr Sarkozy in opinion polls... Read more
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Daily Star
Calais migrants should move to Britain, says top officialcamp Calais France migrants crisis Europe pictures Shock new polls suggest a r
Calais migrants should move to Britain, says top official
Daily Star / Posted yesterday
camp Calais France migrants crisis Europe pictures Shock new polls suggest a rise in support for far-right leader Marine Le Pen, as well as former president Nicolas Sarkozy – who signed the deal when he was interior minister in 2003. Home... Read more
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Times of Malta
New tans, same old "polycrisis" as Europe's summer endsif he loses. Hollande is threatened with a drubbing on April 23 at the hands o
New tans, same old "polycrisis" as Europe's summer ends
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
if he loses. Hollande is threatened with a drubbing on April 23 at the hands of far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen in the first round of France's presidential election. Her appeal has been enhanced by Islamic State carnage in Paris... Read more
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express
Top Calais official says the Jungle migrants should be moved to BRITAINa curfew for asylum seekers stuck in Calais. Shock new polls suggest a rise in
Top Calais official says the Jungle migrants should be moved to BRITAIN
express / Posted yesterday
a curfew for asylum seekers stuck in Calais. Shock new polls suggest a rise in support for far-right leader Marine Le Pen, as well as former president Nicolas Sarkozy – who signed the deal when he was interior minister in 2003. Home... Read more
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ABC News
Burkinis, Economy Top Items in French Presidential Campaigncriticize the burkini as oppressing women, they also fear the issue feeds into
Burkinis, Economy Top Items in French Presidential Campaign
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
criticize the burkini as oppressing women, they also fear the issue feeds into the agenda of far-right candidate Marine Le Pen of the National Front. Benoit Hamon, a former Socialist government minister seeking the leftist presidential... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Burkinis, economy top items in French presidential campaigncriticize the burkini as oppressing women, they also fear the issue feeds into
Burkinis, economy top items in French presidential campaign
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
criticize the burkini as oppressing women, they also fear the issue feeds into the agenda of far-right candidate Marine Le Pen of the National Front. Benoit Hamon, a former Socialist government minister seeking the leftist presidential... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Burkinis, economy top items in French presidential campaigncriticize the burkini as oppressing women, they also fear the issue feeds into
Burkinis, economy top items in French presidential campaign
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
criticize the burkini as oppressing women, they also fear the issue feeds into the agenda of far-right candidate Marine Le Pen of the National Front. Benoit Hamon, a former Socialist government minister seeking the leftist presidential... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New tans, same old 'polycrisis' as Europe's summer endsif he loses. Hollande is threatened with a drubbing on April 23 at the hands o
New tans, same old 'polycrisis' as Europe's summer ends
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
if he loses. Hollande is threatened with a drubbing on April 23 at the hands of far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen in the first round of France's presidential election. Her appeal has been enhanced by Islamic State carnage in Paris... Read more
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Reuters
New tans, same old 'polycrisis' as Europe's summer endsif he loses. Hollande is threatened with a drubbing on April 23 at the hands o
New tans, same old 'polycrisis' as Europe's summer ends
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
if he loses. Hollande is threatened with a drubbing on April 23 at the hands of far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen in the first round of France's presidential election. Her appeal has been enhanced by Islamic State carnage in Paris... Read more
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Swissinfo
New tans, same old 'polycrisis' as Europe's summer endsif he loses. Hollande is threatened with a drubbing on April 23 at the hands o
New tans, same old 'polycrisis' as Europe's summer ends
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
if he loses. Hollande is threatened with a drubbing on April 23 at the hands of far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen in the first round of France's presidential election. Her appeal has been enhanced by Islamic State carnage in Paris... Read more
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The Cass County Democrat Missourian
Muslim women in KC praise France court’s striking down burkini banto give Australian Muslim women the opportunity to participate more fully in Au
Muslim women in KC praise France court’s striking down burkini ban
The Cass County Democrat Missourian / Posted 2 days ago
to give Australian Muslim women the opportunity to participate more fully in Australian cultural activities. Marine Le Pen, a leader of the far-right National Front party in France, said the battle to quash burkinis from French beaches is... Read more
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Lee's Summit Journal
Muslim women in KC praise France court’s striking down burkini banto give Australian Muslim women the opportunity to participate more fully in Au
Muslim women in KC praise France court’s striking down burkini ban
Lee's Summit Journal / Posted 2 days ago
to give Australian Muslim women the opportunity to participate more fully in Australian cultural activities. Marine Le Pen, a leader of the far-right National Front party in France, said the battle to quash burkinis from French beaches is... Read more
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The Commerce News
Russians on the doorsteppointed out Russia’s intrusions into the politics of France (where the leader o
Russians on the doorstep
The Commerce News / Posted 2 days ago
pointed out Russia’s intrusions into the politics of France (where the leader of the far-right National Front, Marine Le Pen, has taken a $10 million loan from a Russian bank and is asking for $30 million more), and Great Britain (where the... Read more
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Reuters
Juppe pitches 'united France' in presidential bid launchis very likely to make it to the second round of the presidential election and
Juppe pitches 'united France' in presidential bid launch
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
is very likely to make it to the second round of the presidential election and beat far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen in that run-off to become France's next head of state. The soft-spoken Juppe has led Sarkozy in opinion polls for... Read more
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Daily Mail
French mayors vow to CONTINUE burkini beach ban despite court rulingthat he wants a law banning the burkini "on the entire territory of the Republi
French mayors vow to CONTINUE burkini beach ban despite court ruling
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
that he wants a law banning the burkini "on the entire territory of the Republic." Far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen said the battle is not over. She said in a statement that lawmakers must vote 'as quickly as possible' to extend a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Juppe pitches 'united France' in presidential bid launchis very likely to make it to the second round of the presidential election and
Juppe pitches 'united France' in presidential bid launch
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
is very likely to make it to the second round of the presidential election and beat far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen in that run-off to become France's next head of state. The soft-spoken Juppe has led Sarkozy in opinion polls for... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Top French court rules burkini bans violate basic freedomsthat he wants a law banning the burkini "on the entire territory of the Republi
Top French court rules burkini bans violate basic freedoms
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
that he wants a law banning the burkini "on the entire territory of the Republic."Far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen said the battle is not over. She said in a statement that lawmakers must vote "as quickly as possible" to extend a... Read more
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EuroNews
French burkini ban ruling fuels controversywhich would court the far-right vote. Also, in the race for the presidency, fa
French burkini ban ruling fuels controversy
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
which would court the far-right vote. Also, in the race for the presidency, far-right Front National leader Marine Le Pen called for a vote to extend the prohibition of wearing religious symbols from classrooms to cover all public... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Top French court rules burkini bans violate basic freedomsthat he wants a law banning the burkini "on the entire territory of the Republi
Top French court rules burkini bans violate basic freedoms
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
that he wants a law banning the burkini "on the entire territory of the Republic." Far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen said the battle is not over. She said in a statement that lawmakers must vote "as quickly as possible" to extend a... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Top French court rules burkini bans violate basic freedomsthat he wants a law banning the burkini "on the entire territory of the Republi
Top French court rules burkini bans violate basic freedoms
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 days ago
that he wants a law banning the burkini "on the entire territory of the Republic." Far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen said the battle is not over. She said in a statement that lawmakers must vote "as quickly as possible" to extend a... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Top French court rules burkini bans violate basic freedomsthat he wants a law banning the burkini "on the entire territory of the Republi
Top French court rules burkini bans violate basic freedoms
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
that he wants a law banning the burkini "on the entire territory of the Republic." Far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen said the battle is not over. She said in a statement that lawmakers must vote "as quickly as possible" to extend a... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Top French court rules burkini bans violate basic freedomsthat he wants a law banning the burkini "on the entire territory of the Republi
Top French court rules burkini bans violate basic freedoms
Savannah Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
that he wants a law banning the burkini "on the entire territory of the Republic." Far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen said the battle is not over. She said in a statement that lawmakers must vote "as quickly as possible" to extend a... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
French Burkini ban thrown out as "illegal" by highest courtfierce debate about France's secular values, women's rights and religious freed
French Burkini ban thrown out as "illegal" by highest court
The Daily Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
fierce debate about France's secular values, women's rights and religious freedom. Front National (FN) leader Marine Le Pen said the overturning of the ban on burkinis in Villeneuve-Loubet is "not surprising" but the battle is not over. The... Read more
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The Mercury News
Burkinis in France: Top court rules bans violate basic freedomsthat he wants a law banning the burkini "on the entire territory of the Republi
Burkinis in France: Top court rules bans violate basic freedoms
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
that he wants a law banning the burkini "on the entire territory of the Republic." Far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen said the battle is not over. She said in a statement that lawmakers must vote "as quickly as possible" to extend a... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
French Burkini ban thrown out as "illegal" by highest courtfierce debate about France's secular values, women's rights and religious freed
French Burkini ban thrown out as "illegal" by highest court
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
fierce debate about France's secular values, women's rights and religious freedom. Front National (FN) leader Marine Le Pen said the overturning of the ban on burkinis in Villeneuve-Loubet is "not surprising" but the battle is not over. The... Read more
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Queensland Times
French Burkini ban thrown out as "illegal" by highest courtfierce debate about France's secular values, women's rights and religious freed
French Burkini ban thrown out as "illegal" by highest court
Queensland Times / Posted 3 days ago
fierce debate about France's secular values, women's rights and religious freedom. Front National (FN) leader Marine Le Pen said the overturning of the ban on burkinis in Villeneuve-Loubet is "not surprising" but the battle is not over. The... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
French Burkini ban thrown out as "illegal" by highest courtfierce debate about France's secular values, women's rights and religious freed
French Burkini ban thrown out as "illegal" by highest court
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
fierce debate about France's secular values, women's rights and religious freedom. Front National (FN) leader Marine Le Pen said the overturning of the ban on burkinis in Villeneuve-Loubet is "not surprising" but the battle is not over. The... Read more
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News Mail
French Burkini ban thrown out as "illegal" by highest courtfierce debate about France's secular values, women's rights and religious freed
French Burkini ban thrown out as "illegal" by highest court
News Mail / Posted 3 days ago
fierce debate about France's secular values, women's rights and religious freedom. Front National (FN) leader Marine Le Pen said the overturning of the ban on burkinis in Villeneuve-Loubet is "not surprising" but the battle is not over. The... Read more
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WA Today
Burkinis are back on the beach as ban is liftedanalysts warned that the bans were feeding jihadist propaganda and could help I
Burkinis are back on the beach as ban is lifted
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
analysts warned that the bans were feeding jihadist propaganda and could help IS recruit new members. Marine Le Pen, leader of the FN, described the court's ruling as "obviously regrettable but not surprising." She urged parliament to... Read more
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Daily Examiner
French Burkini ban thrown out as "illegal" by highest courtfierce debate about France's secular values, women's rights and religious freed
French Burkini ban thrown out as "illegal" by highest court
Daily Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
fierce debate about France's secular values, women's rights and religious freedom. Front National (FN) leader Marine Le Pen said the overturning of the ban on burkinis in Villeneuve-Loubet is "not surprising" but the battle is not over. The... Read more
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Canberra Times
Burkinis are back on the beach as ban is liftedanalysts warned that the bans were feeding jihadist propaganda and could help I
Burkinis are back on the beach as ban is lifted
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
analysts warned that the bans were feeding jihadist propaganda and could help IS recruit new members. Marine Le Pen, leader of the FN, described the court's ruling as "obviously regrettable but not surprising." She urged parliament to... Read more
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Northern Star
French Burkini ban thrown out as "illegal" by highest courtfierce debate about France's secular values, women's rights and religious freed
French Burkini ban thrown out as "illegal" by highest court
Northern Star / Posted 3 days ago
fierce debate about France's secular values, women's rights and religious freedom. Front National (FN) leader Marine Le Pen said the overturning of the ban on burkinis in Villeneuve-Loubet is "not surprising" but the battle is not over. The... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Burkinis are back on the beach as ban is liftedanalysts warned that the bans were feeding jihadist propaganda and could help I
Burkinis are back on the beach as ban is lifted
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
analysts warned that the bans were feeding jihadist propaganda and could help IS recruit new members. Marine Le Pen, leader of the FN, described the court's ruling as "obviously regrettable but not surprising." She urged parliament to... Read more
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The Age
Burkinis are back on the beach as ban is liftedanalysts warned that the bans were feeding jihadist propaganda and could help I
Burkinis are back on the beach as ban is lifted
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
analysts warned that the bans were feeding jihadist propaganda and could help IS recruit new members. Marine Le Pen, leader of the FN, described the court's ruling as "obviously regrettable but not surprising." She urged parliament to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Burkinis are back on the beach as ban is liftedanalysts warned that the bans were feeding jihadist propaganda and could help I
Burkinis are back on the beach as ban is lifted
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
analysts warned that the bans were feeding jihadist propaganda and could help IS recruit new members. Marine Le Pen, leader of the FN, described the court's ruling as "obviously regrettable but not surprising." She urged parliament to... Read more
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Japan Today
Top French court rules burkini bans violate basic freedoms ‹ Japan Todaythat he wants a law banning the burkini “on the entire territory of the Republi
Top French court rules burkini bans violate basic freedoms ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
that he wants a law banning the burkini “on the entire territory of the Republic.” Far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen said the battle is not over. She said in a statement that lawmakers must vote “as quickly as possible” to extend a... Read more
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