Emmanuel Macron went to the Middle East this week to unveil the Louvre Abu Dhabi — and affirm France as a global power.
Outgoing head defends organization after U.S., Israeli departure.
The statement comes as Catalonia mulls an independence declaration, spooking companies and emboldening France’s separatists.
Critics of Macron's anti-terrorism bill see it as a dangerous political gesture.
Laurent Wauquiez is young, charismatic, ambitious — and he’s reshaping French conservatism in a bid to become president.
Moscow knows that activists, religious groups, and NGOs are democracy’s soft underbelly.
Angela Merkel’s final term was supposed to revive the EU. Now it might condemn the continent to permanent crisis.
The president's U.N. bashing was unusually restrained a day ahead of his much-anticipated address to the General Assembly.
The German chancellor has spent 12 years fending off, deterring, and patching up. But in her last term, can she build anything lasting?
The French president's movement of upper-middle-class amateurs is having trouble reviving national politics.
The pontiff rejected a French ambassador just because he was gay; surely, he should reject Trump's pick for her sins.
The United States slips behind France and the U.K. in this year’s soft-power ranking.