Emmanuel Macron

Macron re-assumes French presidency

Macron re-assumes French presidency

Today, French President Emmanuel Macron, re-elected for a second term, officially took office for a five-year term, his inauguration took place at the Elysee Palace. The ceremony lasted about an hour and a half. During …

Macron to meet Scholz in Berlin on May 9

Macron to meet Scholz in Berlin on May 9

French President Emmanuel Macron will head to Berlin on May 9 to meet German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, the Elysée Palace announced. Macron is visiting the German capital on his first trip abroad after his recent reelection, in line …

Erdogan and Macron discuss French elections and Ukraine crisis

Erdogan and Macron discuss French elections and Ukraine crisis

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron discussed the Ukraine crisis and bilateral ties in a phone call on Thursday following the closely contested French elections. According to a statement by …

France ready to work for establishing peace in Ukraine

France ready to work for establishing peace in Ukraine

French President Emmanuel Macron, in a conversation with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, announced his readiness to work on the conditions for finding a solution in order to ensure peace in Ukraine. Today, the heads of state …

Russia is open to dialogue on Ukraine, Putin says

Russia is open to dialogue on Ukraine, Putin says

Russian President Vladimir Putin held telephone conversations with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron, during which he said that Russia, "despite Kyiv's inconsistency and unpreparedness for serious work," is still open to …

Zurabichvili congratulates Macron on election win

Zurabichvili congratulates Macron on election win

Georgian President Salome Zurabichvili congratulated the incumbent French President Emmanuel Macron on winning the presidential election runoff on Sunday. Zurabichvili tweeted her message and pointed out both Georgia and Ukraine needed …

Putin congratulates Macron on re-election

Putin congratulates Macron on re-election

Russian President Vladimir Putin sent a congratulatory telegram to Emmanuel Macron on his re-election as President of France, the Kremlin press service said. “I sincerely wish you success in your state activities, as well as good …

Kazakh President congratulates Macron on Reelection

Kazakh President congratulates Macron on Reelection

Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev sent a congratulatory telegram in which he wrote that Macron's decisive victory "is an indication of the trust of the people and appreciation of his tireless work aimed at protecting national …

Le Pen recognizes Macron’s victory in election runoff

Le Pen recognizes Macron’s victory in election runoff

France’s presidential candidate from the National Rally party, Marine Le Pen, has described the early returns from the presidential election runoff as a success. "Toward the end of the runoff we raked about 43% of the votes. …

Macron wins France's presidential election

Macron wins France's presidential election

France’s incumbent President Emmanuel Macron garnered 58.55% of the vote in the presidential election runoff after the main count of the ballots was completed, according to data published by the Interior Ministry on its website on …

Second round of presidential elections begins in France

Second round of presidential elections begins in France

In France polling stations opened at 9:00 Moscow time on Sunday. The second and decisive round of the presidential election is taking place there. The current President Emmanuel Macron and the leader of the extreme right-wing …

Macron says it’s important to continue talks with Putin

Macron says it’s important to continue talks with Putin

French President Emmanuel Macron said that it is necessary to continue negotiations with Russian President Vladimir Putin, he told the France Inter radio station on Friday. "I think it is our duty to continue negotiations with …

Macron ahead after 97% of votes processed

Macron ahead after 97% of votes processed

France’s incumbent President Emmanuel Macron is ahead in the first round of presidential elections according to preliminary results with 27.6% of the vote after processing 97% of the ballots, according to the Interior Ministry’s …

Presidential election takes place in France

Presidential election takes place in France

The first round of presidential elections is taking place in France today. It involves 12 candidates, but only three probably have a real chance of reaching the second round: the leader of the "France Unbowed" Jean-Luc Mélenchon, …

Macron: Ukrainian conflict unlikely to end soon

Macron: Ukrainian conflict unlikely to end soon

The conflict in Ukraine will not end soon, French President Emmanuel Macron told the RTL radio station on Friday. "Unfortunately, the conflict will not end soon," he said. "I believe that we will see a very difficult …