‘It’s a disaster’ France fishermen bemoan crippling Brexit deal leaving sector on knees

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Mayor of major French fishing port warns of Brexit deal uncertainties

PARIS (Reuters) – The Brexit trade deal still leaves French fisherman facing a host of unknowns, warned the mayor of the major northern fishing port of Boulogne-sur-Mer on Friday.Slideshow ( 2 images )British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday,

France opens probe into BNP Paribas over its role in Sudan

PARIS (Reuters) – Paris prosecutors have opened an investigation into French bank BNP Paribas over allegations of complicity in crimes against humanity in Sudan, a lawyer and Paris-based International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) said on Thursday.Slideshow ( 2 images

Who took centre stage on Lebanon's centenary? A French man

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanon marked its centenary this week and one man dominated broadcasts from planting a cedar tree, the Middle East state’s national emblem, to visiting Beirut’s devastated port. But it wasn’t a powerful Lebanese leader or a local