Macron en marche

French presidential candidate Macron slams critics of Algeria remarks

French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron on Friday slammed opponents for “exploiting” his declaration that French colonialism was a “crime against humanity” for electoral ends. He also claimed that Ukraine-based hackers were repeatedly attacking the website of his election campaign. Macron, a centrist former economy minister, said he would not “give in to all the politicians […]

France will continue to support Mali, Hollande tells France-Africa summit

At the 27th Africa-France Summit in Bamako on Saturday, French President François Hollande reaffirmed his commitment to peace in Mali as more than 30 African leaders gathered to discuss security issues and ensuring peaceful transitions of power. Leaders from across the continent gathered in the Malian capital Bamako to discuss cross-border jihad, governance challenges and […]