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Boris Johnson likes to party β€’ FRANCE 24 English

...but he liked to party before the pandemic too! Some misleading videos have been circulating online in the midst of the scandal about parties at 10 Downing Street. Also, there has been a lot of criticism online of the state of the pitches in Cameroon during the African Cup of Nations. Some false images are circulating too. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

The Nazi salute that wasn’t β€’ FRANCE 24 English

Florian Philippot is one of the most vocal critics of the French health pass which has now become a "vaccine pass". Formerly of the National Front party, he now leads his own "Patriotes" movement. Earlier this week, he crossed swords on social media with GΓ©rard Darmanin. The Interior Minister published a screenshot of anti-health pass march that his supporters participated in which appeared to show some of them giving a Nazi salute. Darmanin was mistaken; we break down what happened. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

French actor Gaspard Ulliel dies at 37 after skiing accident β€’ FRANCE 24 English

French actor Gaspard Ulliel, who became world-known for playing Yves Saint Laurent in the 2014 biopic, died on Wednesday at the age of 37 from injuries from a skiing accident, his family said in a statement. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

Powerless Europe? Soaring prices expose EU’s energy dependence β€’ FRANCE 24 English

With prices at the pump surging and the showdown looming with major #gas supplier #Russia, the French president addressed the #EU Parliament for his big presentation to mark France's rotating presidency of the bloc. We'll ask about what Emmanuel Macron said and didn't say about the highest petrol prices in seven years with some of Paris' gas stations asking two euros a liter at the pump. #europe #energy #gas πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

Blinken pledges US military aid on visit to Kyiv amid fears of Russian invasion β€’ FRANCE 24

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Wednesday that Russia could launch a new attack on Ukraine at "very short notice" but Washington would pursue diplomacy as long as it could, even though it was unsure what Moscow really wanted. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

Boris Johnson faces grilling over ‘partygate’ as Conservative MP defects to Labour β€’ FRANCE 24

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday suffered an embarrassing defection from his Conservative party over revelations of lockdown-breaching events in Downing Street, but vowed to fight on. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

COVID-19 in Europe: Record case numbers in France and Germany as Omicron spreads

Several countries in Europe have registered a record number of COVID-19 infections β€” here is our summary of the situation across the continent. READ MORE : https://www.euronews.com/2022/01/19/covid-19-in-europe-record-case-numbers-in-france-and-germany-as-omicron-spreads Subscribe to our channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/euronews?sub_confirmation=1 Watch our LIVE here: https://www.youtube.com/c/euronews/live Subscribe to our thematic channels: NoComment: https://www.youtube.com/c/nocommenttv?sub_confirmation=1 Euronews Green: http://bit.ly/2sMsaDB Euronews Next: https://www.youtube.com/c/EuronewsNext?sub_confirmation=1 Euronews Travel: https://www.youtube.com/c/EuronewsTravel?sub_confirmation=1 Euronews is available on YouTube in 12 languages: https://www.youtube.com/user/euronewsnetwork/channels #WebDigitalStories

‘Ready to defend our values’: Tensions rise in Sweden’s Gotland amid Russian threat β€’ FRANCE 24

The normally sleepy island of Gotland in Sweden has found itself caught up in the growing diplomatic crisis between Russia and the West, with fears the strategically important island in the Baltic Sea could be a target should a conflict break out. In recent days, Sweden has sent hundreds of troops and tanks to the island, sparking a mixed reaction from locals. #Gotland #Russia #Sweden πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

Blinken vows ‘relentless’ diplomacy to avert Russian attack on Ukraine β€’ FRANCE 24 English

#US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Wednesday that #Russia could launch a new attack on #Ukraine at very short notice but Washington would pursue #diplomacy as long as it could. On a visit to Kyiv to show support for Ukraine, the top US diplomat said Ukrainians should prepare for difficult days. FRANCE 24's International Affairs Commentator Douglas Herbert tells us more. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

Blinken arrives in Ukraine in show of solidarity as fears grow of Russian invasion β€’ FRANCE 24

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrived Wednesday in Ukraine in a show of support as fears grow of a Russian invasion, according to an AFP correspondent travelling with him. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces leadership crisis over ‘partygate’ β€’ FRANCE 24 English

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is on the brink of facing a leadership challenge, according to reports, after an angry backlash over claims parties were held at his residence during coronavirus lockdowns. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

Blinken, Lavrov to meet in Geneva on Friday to discuss Ukraine standoff β€’ FRANCE 24 English

Secretary of State Antony Blinken will meet Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Friday in Geneva in hopes of securing a "diplomatic off-ramp" to the Ukraine crisis, a US official said Tuesday, hours after Moscow rejected fresh talks on Ukraine unless the West responded to its demands. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

French education minister under fire over Ibiza trip as Covid rages β€’ FRANCE 24 English

France's education minister faced calls to resign Tuesday after regretting the "symbolism" of a holiday escape to Ibiza, where he announced a strict Covid testing protocol for students that sparked a fierce backlash from teachers. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

Blunt Senegal held by Malawi but top Africa Cup of Nations Group B β€’ FRANCE 24 English

Heavyweights Senegal failed to fire again and were fortunate not to concede a penalty in a 0-0 draw with unfancied Malawi on Tuesday but they still finished in top spot in Group B at the Africa Cup of Nations. FRANCE 24's Sports Editor James Vasina reports from Cameroon. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

Four-time winners Ghana eliminated from Africa Cup of Nations β€’ FRANCE 24 English

Four-time champions Ghana were eliminated from the Africa Cup of Nations after crashing 3-2 to minnows Comoros in Group C on Tuesday in Garoua. FRANCE 24's Sport Editor Simon Harding tells us more. #AFCON2022 #Ghana #Comoros πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

AFCON2022: Morocco fight back to draw with Gabon and finish top of group β€’ FRANCE 24 English

Morocco twice came from behind to draw 2-2 with Gabon in Yaounde on Tuesday and finish top of Group C at the Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon. FRANCE 24's Sport Editor Simon Harding has the details. #AFCON2022 #Morocco #Gabon πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

Africa Cup of Nations: Senegal finish top of group, Ghana out β€’ FRANCE 24 English

In tonight's edition: Mozambique's Defence and Security forces, the FDS say that they have captured one of the leader of the jihadist insurgency that has wreaked havoc in the region of Cabo Delgado. Shops closed and streets are barricaded in Khartoum after at least seven people were killed in protests on Monday in Sudan. And Tanzania's first Netflix film 'Binti' gives women a voice. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

Blinken to urge de-escalation in meeting with Russia’s Lavrov β€’ FRANCE 24 English

#US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will urge #Moscow to take immediate steps to de-escalate the situation on its border with #Ukraine in a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Friday, a senior State Department official said on Tuesday. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

Germany may consider halting Nord Stream 2 if Russia attacks Ukraine, Scholz says β€’ FRANCE 24

#Germany is ready to discuss halting the #NordStream2 pipeline should Russia attack #Ukraine, Chancellor Olaf Scholz said on Tuesday, responding to increasing domestic and international pressure amid a Russian military build-up on Ukraine's borders. FRANCE 24's Nick Spicer reports from Berlin. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

Meet the people fighting air pollution in France

400,000 people on the European continent die prematurely every year because of the polluted air they breathe. In this episode of #EuronewsWitness, we meet the people fighting for cleaner air in the French cities of Lyon and Paris. Watch more: https://bit.ly/3A55Erc Join this channel to get access to perks: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSrZ3UV4jOidv8ppoVuvW9Q/join Watch our LIVE here: https://www.youtube.com/c/euronews/live Subscribe to our NoComment channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/nocommenttv?sub_confirmation=1 Follow us on all platforms and on all devices: https://www.euronews.com/follow-us Euronews is available on YouTube in 12 languages: https://www.youtube.com/user/euronewsnetwork/channels

Blinken seeks ‘diplomatic path’ on Ukraine with Russian FM β€’ FRANCE 24 English

US Secretary of State Antony #Blinken called for diplomacy to end the #Ukraine crisis in a call with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei #Lavrov, who earlier Tuesday cast doubt on talks. FRANCE 24's Kethevane Gorjestani reports from #Washington. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

False images of the volcanic eruption in Tonga β€’ FRANCE 24 English

A massive volcanic eruption in #Tonga that triggered tsunami waves around the Pacific caused significant damage to the island nation's capital and smothered it in dust. Yet some internet users shared false images of the natural catastrophe. Why? We take a look at why #fake footage frequently circulates on #socialmedia in the aftermath of extreme weather events and other #catastrophes. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

The feathers of Montmartre: Behind the scenes at the Moulin Rouge β€’ FRANCE 24 English

Located in #Paris's famed #Montmartre district, the #MoulinRouge is the most famous cabaret in the world and has entertained revellers for 120 years. Home to the French cancan, it recruits the best dancers, who wear the best costumes. Each show requires 1,000 costumes at a budget of €4 million. Some of them are the most expensive in the world, due to their feathers. We go behind the scenes with dancer Olga. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

The forgotten music of the Palestinian people β€’ FRANCE 24 English

At the start of the pandemic, London-based #Palestinian actor, filmmaker and #music producer Mo'min Swaitat discovered 10,000 tapes in the #WestBank while in lockdown there – music that documented a moment in Palestinian history that hadn't been heard for 30 years. He spent eight months listening to the tapes, making it his mission to digitise and re-release this window into the past. One of the tapes he found was "The Intifada 1987”, an album by Riad Awwad. Mo'min tells Eve Jackson why the discovery is so important to Palestinians. πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen

555.55 carats: World’s largest cut diamond on display for first time β€’ FRANCE 24 English

The largest known cut diamond in the world, a rare black diamond called the Enigma, has gone on public display for the first time this week in Dubai ahead of its sale at auction, where it is expected to fetch $5 million. #Dubai #diamond πŸ”” Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YTen πŸ”΄ LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here: https://f24.my/YTliveEN 🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories: https://www.france24.com/en/ Like us on Facebook: https://f24.my/FBen Follow us on Twitter: https://f24.my/TWen Discover the news in pictures on Instagram: https://f24.my/IGen