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France

Photo: New French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault, center, makes an address during handover ceremony - @francediplo

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France

Laurent Fabius wishes new French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault 'resounding success' - @francediplo

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France

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius steps down, hands office to former Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault in transfer of power ceremony - @francediplo

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Facebook

Appeals court in Paris rules Facebook can be sued for removing French user's account for posting nude painting - AP

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Paris attacks, Nov. 13, 2015

Management says Bataclan theater plans renovations following Paris attacks, to host shows again by end of year - @infos140

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Paris attacks, Nov. 13, 2015

France's Lower House approves controversial Constitutional reforms written in wake of Paris attacks - FRANCE 24

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2024 Olympics

Paris' Arc de Triomphe lights up after Paris secures sponsors for 2024 Olympic bid - @FranceOlympique

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Uber regulatory challenges

Uber temporarily shuts down app service in Paris to protest new regulations - The Verge

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Paris attacks, Nov. 13, 2015

3 months after Paris attacks, heavy security around Stade de France for Six Nations rugby match between France and Italy - AP

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Paris, Ile-de-France, France

Commuters in Paris hit by strike on Réseau Express Régional trains - The Local France

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Paris attacks, Nov. 13, 2015

French government wants to extend the state of emergency declared following Paris attacks - AP

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Paris, Ile-de-France, France

Photo: Renault reveals 2016 F1 car in Paris with drivers Jolyon Palmer and Kevin Magnussen - @JolyonPalmer

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Paris, Ile-de-France, France

Photo: Cuban President Raul Castro joins France's Francois Hollande at a joint press conference during a landmark visit to Paris - @AFP

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Cergy, Ile-de-France, France

Photo: A fire in an industrial area of Cergy, northwest of Paris, France; 7 reported injured - @infos140

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Paris, Ile-de-France, France

Photo: Cuba's President Raul Castro is photographed during a ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, at Paris' Arc de Triomphe - AFP

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Paris, Ile-de-France, France

Police securing 3 high schools in Paris following threats - Academy of Paris

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Paris attacks, Nov. 13, 2015

Photo: Protests in Paris against France's continued state of emergency following series of terror attacks - @msoudais

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2015 UN Climate Change Conference in Paris

Official report of the 2015 Paris UN Climate Conference is released - UN Climate Action

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Arrest at Disneyland Paris, Jan. 28, 2016

Editor's note: The man arrested at a Disneyland Paris hotel reportedly set off a security alarm as he went through a metal detector, BBC and Reuters report. Local media outlets report the man was unknown to police prior to this incident and a woman who had been accompanying him was also arrested. France is on a high state of alert with a state of emergency in place following the attacks in November. - Stephanie

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France

Photo: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and French President Francois Hollande hold a joint press conference in Paris; it's the 1st official state visit to France by an Iranian leader in 16 years - @SanamF24

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