• Assad cannot be Syria's future, say French and UK ministers
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    1 March 2015

    Assad cannot be Syria’s future, say French and UK ministers

    From the palace where he is hunkered down, Bashar al-Assad is not just waging a war against his own people; he is also fighting to improve his public image.
    In the Western media, he is using the terror created by the extremists to present himself as a partner for us against chaos. Some appear to be swayed by this argument, saying that in the face of extremism, Assad’s injustice and (...)

  • Manila call to action on climate change - Speech given by the President of (...)
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    28 February 2015

    Manila call to action on climate change - Speech given by the (...)

    We, the Heads of State of the Republic of the Philippines and of the Republic of France, along with leading individuals from different countries committed to climate action gathered in Manila today, wish to engage the international community, all stakeholders and world opinion, on the urgency of addressing climate change seriously, efficiently, and equitably.

  • French Defence Minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian in Bahrain
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    24 February 2015

    French Defence Minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian in Bahrain

    Mr. Jean-Yves Le Drian, French Defence Minister, made a brief visit on Monday February 23 in Bahrain to board the aircraft carrier "Charles De Gaulle" in operation in the Gulf.
    Upon his arrival and his departure from Manama Mr Le Drian was greeted by Deputy Commander in Chief of the Bahraini Navy Brigadier General Mohamed Al Asam and HE Bernard Regnauld-Fabre, Ambassador of France in (...)

  • Visit of Charles De Gaulle, French aircraft carrier in Bahrain
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    19 February 2015

    Visit of Charles De Gaulle, French aircraft carrier in (...)

    The naval aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle air-strike group commissioned by Rear Admiral Eric Chaperon will be in operations in the Gulf area for a few months. On this occasion the flagship of the French navy is visiting Bahrain from 17 to 22 February.

  • The Prime Minister of Bahrain, Shaikh Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa (...)
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    11 February 2015

    The Prime Minister of Bahrain, Shaikh Khalifa bin Salman Al (...)

    On Tuesday, February 10th, the Ambassador of France H.E. Mr. Bernard Régnauld-Fabre was received by the Prime Minister of Bahrain, Shaikh Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa at Gudaibiya Palace.

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    Manama city by Gorski via Flickr Licence CC
    The world trade center, by justdonque via flickr Licence CC
    Grande mosquee de Bahrein, Jacbos via Flickr by Licence CC
    Vue aerienne de Manama, Jacobs vua Flickr by LicenceCC
    circuit de formule 1, jonrawlinson via Flickr by LicenceCC
    Bahrain financial harbour, justdonque via Flickr by LicenceCC
    ile de Muharraq, Andries3 via Flickr by LicenceCC
    proche du fort de Bahrein, pedronet via Flickr by LicenceCC
    bahrain financial harbour, fractal 00 via Flickr by LicenceCC
    qal'at al bahrain, stepnout via Flickr by LicenseCC
    Muharrq, fuzzitnth via flickr by licenceCC
    vieille maison, muharraq fuzzytnth3 via flickr by licenceCC
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    Le Président de la République François Hollande et le Roi Hamad à Paris le 23 Juillet 2012
    La Patrouille de France à Bahreïn, 21-23 janvier 2010 (Photo: Katsuhiko Tokunaga)