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'Feminist' Catherine Deneuve apologizes to sex assault victims

Jan 15, 2018 - 1:19 PM

'It is to them and them alone that I offer my apologies,' says Catherine

(FILES) This file photo taken on February 14, 2017 shows French actress Catherine Deneuve posing for photographers during a photocall for the film "Sage Femme" (The Midwife) in competition at the 67th Berlinale film festival in Berlin.  Feminists and one of the women who accused fallen Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein of rape turned on French actress Catherine Deneuve on January 10, 2018 after she signed an open letter attacking the #MeToo movement for leading a witch-hunt against men. / AFP PHOTO / John MACDOUGALL

Catherine Deneuve among French women criticizing #MeToo movement

Jan 10, 2018 - 7:01 PM

About 100 French women signed an open letter against the movement started by women in the wake of the Hollywood sexual abuse scandal

CATHERINE DENEUVE. The French actress, shown in this file photo attending a press conference for the film 'Sage Femme,' is among the French performers, writers, and academics criticizing the #MeToo movement. Photo by John Macdougall/AFP

British spy agency tapped journalists' emails – report

Jan 20, 2015 - 8:02 AM

The emails were among 70 000 gathered in less than 10 minutes in 2008 by the spy agency

The offices of the Guardian newspaper in London, England, 20 August 2013. Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

France feared US hacked president, was Israel involved?

Oct 25, 2013 - 10:18 PM

The leaked document published by Le Monde underlines that NSA officials were anxious not to cause any further offence to their angry French counterparts

Mexico probes US spying, France says snooping must end

Oct 23, 2013 - 9:57 AM

UPDATED The anger in Mexico City and Paris has put Washington in an awkward position

US hit by new spying row amid anger in France, Mexico

Oct 22, 2013 - 7:49 AM

The allegations the latest from leaks by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden mars a visit to Paris by US Secretary of State John Kerry

INTEL HQ. The National Security Agency (NSA) headquarters at Fort Meade, Maryland, as seen from the air, January 29, 2010. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

France seeks explanations after 'shocking' US spying claims

Oct 21, 2013 - 3:37 PM

Interior Minister Manuel Valls describes the revelations in Le Monde newspaper as shocking

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France backs action on Syria as US seeks coalition

Aug 30, 2013 - 6:37 PM

While Germany and Canada ruled out joining any military strikes Hollande said the British vote would not affect his government s stance

Journalists report chemical weapons use in Syria

May 27, 2013 - 8:05 PM

The French newspaper Le Monde says two of its journalists witnessed the use of chemical weapons

Annan admits Syria failure, at least 60 killed

Jul 08, 2012 - 8:01 AM

International envoy Kofi Annan acknowledged the failure so far of his mission to bring peace to Syria as more than 60 people were killed in violence on Saturday July 7 that also spilled over into Lebanon