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Commemorating Auschwitz liberation at French deportation camp
28/01/2015 - On-the-spot France

Commemorating Auschwitz liberation at French deportation camp

French President Francois Hollande attended the 70th anniversary commemoration of the liberation of Auschwitz, the largest Nazi death camp, where 75,000 French Jews were sent.
The French president with a group of Auschwitz survivors and youths, Paris, 27 Jan.
27/01/2015 - France

Hollande moves to reassure French Jews on Auschwitz anniversary

President François Hollande declared to French Jews on Tuesday that “France is your homeland”, on the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp.

24/10/2014 - FRANCE - US

French Academy of Science award winner on need to protect scientists

The French Academy of Science has awarded its top prize to Joel Lebowitz, a professor of physics and mathematics at Rutgers University

Dieudonné Mbala Mbala, Paris December 2013.
28/01/2014 - France

French police raid Dieudonné premises in suspected fraud probe

French police raided premises belonging to controversial performer Dieudonné M'bala M'bala on Tuesday as part of a probe into suspected fraud.

16/07/2012 - France

France commemorates victims of Vel d'Hiv roundup

Several hundred people were present on Monday for a ceremony in the Paris suburb of Drancy, to pay hommage to victims of France’s Vel d’Hiv roundup, which saw over 13,000 Jews deported ...
27/12/2011 - France - Poland

France to donate six million euros to Auschwitz concentration camp site

France is to donate six million euros to the preservation of the Auschwitz former concentration camp in response to an international appeal for 120 million euros to maintain the site and its ...