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France

This Photo of a Celebrating Macron Captures the Excitement of France’s World Cup Win

French President Emmanuel Macron did not hide his emotions when France beat Croatia 4-2 in the World Cup final Sunday. A photo that immediately went …

France

Emmanuel Macron pictured in emphatic celebration as France lift World Cup in Russia

Emmanuel Macron celebrated France's victory over Croatia in the World Cup final with his own animated display of patriotism.<p>The French president was seen wildly gesticulating from the VIP area in the stands, next to a more subdued Vladimir Putin, the Russian leader, and Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, …

Emmanuel Macron

Ecstatic French President Macron Celebrates Team’s FIFA Win

In a stadium packed with presidents watching the World Cup final, no one had as much fun as Emmanuel Macron.<p>The French head of state joined his …

Sports (India)

Pamela Anderson Is Dating One Of The Players In The World Cup Final

Pamela Anderson will be at this morning’s World Cup Final between France and Croatia. The former supermodel isn’t just a big fan of soccer, though. …

Royal Family

Trump says 'European Union is a foe' to US ahead of summit with Putin

President Trump ratcheted up his criticism of the European Union the day before he meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Finland, calling the political and economic union "a foe” of the United States.<p>“I think the European Union is a foe, what they do to us in trade,” Trump said on CBS' …

Politics

Vladimir Putin criticised for being given an umbrella before Croatian president during World Cup trophy presentation

The phrase "ladies first" appeared to be lost on the World Cup presentation party on Sunday evening.<p>As the heavens opened moments before France were …

Sport (UK)

World Cup final delayed by protesters; Russian punk band claims responsibility

Sunday’s World Cup final between France and Croatia was disrupted briefly Sunday when four people dressed in old-fashioned police uniforms ran onto …

Protest

France Celebrates Soccer World Cup Triumph

Jubilant French residents poured out in force on the streets Sunday in celebration of France’s World Cup triumph, which returned the champion’s …

Emmanuel Macron

Watch: French president Emmanuel Macron goes nuts in press box celebrating World Cup win

World Cup fever has swept through Franc, with Les Bleus having looked to be the most dominant team in the tournament.Sure enough, they proved to be …

France

France Won the World Cup, and People Are Losing it on the Streets of Paris

French President Emmanuel Macron got pretty excited, too.<p>After France scored its second World Cup win, besting Croatia 4-2 in Sunday's final, fans flocked to the streets in huge numbers to celebrate the national victory. Parisians swarmed the Eiffel Tower in a sea of blue, white, and red tens of …

France

French soccer fans cheer celebrated son of low-income Paris suburb

BONDY, France — They are known as “les bleus,” but now they are the champions.<p>As France’s national soccer team soared to victory in the 2018 World Cup, defeating Croatia, 4-2, the jubilation was palpable in staggering summer heat from the iconic Champs-Élysees boulevard in Paris to cafe terraces …

World News

France Win The World Cup And Emmanuel Macron Is Absolutely Loving It

French President also appeared not to care about the downpour.<p>France have won the World Cup and the country’s president has made no attempt to …

Emmanuel Macron

As it happened: World Cup 2018 final

France face Croatia in the 2018 World Cup final in Moscow. While 'Les Bleus' are targeting a second World Cup triumph, the 'Vatreni' have never made …

Soccer

'On Top Of The World': France Wins World Cup

France is the champion of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Final, besting Croatia by 4 goals to 2.<p>France entered the tournament as a favorite, powered by stars such as Kylian Mbappe and Antoine Griezmann, while Croatia was seen as a longshot for victory.<p>"We are world champions and France are going to be on …

Soccer

AP Interview: Croatian leader says Trump, Putin key to peace

MOSCOW (AP) — Croatia's president hopes her American and Russian counterparts show "responsibility" and remember they are the guarantors of the whole world's stability when they hold their first summit Monday.<p>In an interview Sunday with The Associated Press, Croatian President Kolinda …

Russia

Trump Brought His Lies Over To Europe This Week

He denied his statements from an on-the-record interview and inflated numbers about U.S. spending on NATO.<p>From the NATO conference in Brussels to his U.K. visit, President Donald Trump spouted lie after lie overseas this past week.<p>Trump kicked off a contentious NATO summit by berating Germany, …

Donald Trump

Trump Shakes the International Order. Could It Break?

LONDON — The world’s first-ever theory of war, concerning two Greek cities, might appeal to President Trump.<p>Athens and Sparta, old allies, went to war 2,500 years ago, according to the historian Thucydides, when plucky Athens grew powerful enough to rival Sparta, then the pre-eminent Greek power. …

Geopolitics

French president Emmanuel Macron jumped on a table to celebrate World Cup victory

In this photo captured by Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via the Associated Press, French president Emmanuel Macron seemed as happy as well, any other French fan, during his team’s 4-2 victory over Croatia to win the World Cup.<p>He had some excellent displays of emotion throughout the …

France

Britain’s May warns dissenters: Back me with the EU or risk ‘no Brexit at all’

British Prime Minister Theresa May warned her divided party on Sunday that there may be “no Brexit at all” if they wrecked her plan to forge a close relationship with the European Union after leaving the world’s biggest trading bloc.<p>“My message to the country this weekend is simple: we need to keep …

World News

Column: At World Cup final, Mbappe, just 19, joins Pele

MOSCOW (AP) — The ball skidded across the pristine Moscow pitch and time seemed to slow. This was Kylian Mbappe's moment, at just 19, to become the youngest player since Pele to score in a World Cup final.<p>Did he hesitate? Did he wilt under the weight of hundreds of millions of eyes trained on TV …

Soccer

World Cup trophy presentation: Rain pours down on France players; Putin stays dry; Macron dabs with Pogba

France received the Wold Cup trophy under the rain in Moscow and had some fun with it<p>France was named kings of world soccer on Sunday after defeating …

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'Merci, you did it': Macron revels in France's World Cup triumph

President Emmanuel Macron, whose enthusiasm soared with each goal as France marched toward World Cup victory on Sunday, expressed his thanks to the …

France

World Cup Win Gives French Something to Bask in, if Only for a Day

France’s World Cup victory drew thousands of people into the streets in celebration, as it gave the country a much-needed morale boost after a decade …

France

Paris celebrates World Cup win as one million fans fill Champs-Élysées

Supporters with tears in their eyes express ‘total love’ for young, diverse French squad<p>Tens of thousands of supporters wrapped in red, white and blue flags and singing the French national anthem have poured on to the Champs-Élysées in Paris to celebrate France’s World Cup victory over Croatia, …

France

World Cup social media reaction after France beat Croatia to win it all

France beat Croatia 4-2 to win the second World Cup in the country's history and to no one's surprise the social media world went wild as <i>Les Bleus</i> …

Soccer

France Wins the 2018 World Cup, and Twitter Goes Wild

France has claimed the trophy against Croatia in the 2018 World Cup championship game. After a month of intense battling, and 32 teams whittled down to just two, the football tournament officially came to a close today at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, with a 4-2 victory for France. At the …

France

France conquers Moscow — at last

When the luminous Kylian Mbappé drove the ball into the back of Croatia’s net in the second half, the World Cup final threatened to take on the …

Soccer

World Cup final: France crowned world champion after 4-2 win over Croatia

<b>(CNN) —</b> There was to be no final, dramatic twist in a World Cup which has been full of joyous surprises and jaw-dropping late drama.<p>Twenty years after France won the first World Cup in its country's history, a youthful Les Bleus side beat Croatia 4-2 in Moscow to win football's most prestigious …

Soccer

France Wins the World Cup

MOSCOW—No team came into this World Cup with more simmering brilliance in its squad than France. With goalscoring talent up and down the lineup, it was an arsenal just waiting to be trained onto the rest of the soccer-playing planet. Les Bleus brought so much talent, in fact, that even when they …

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