Macron, speaking during a visit to France's border with Spain, said the increased controls would target illegal immigration amid "a growing terrorism threat". That cannot be justified.” Paris [France], October 29 (ANI): French President Emmanuel Macron announced new lockdown rules amid a surge in COVID-19 cases through a televised address to the nation. Mr Macron’s announcement of a draft law, to be finalised this year, is his latest initiative to reimpose French secular republican values in districts heavily populated by Arab and African Muslim immigrants seen as vulnerable to falling under the sway of Islamists. Mr Macron said schools would remain open. News Coronavirus: France's Macron announces curfew for Paris and Marseille. In a televised address to the nation, Macron said the worst of the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in France was over, but that restaurants, cafes and … Covid-19: Macron announces four-week curfew in Paris region and other cities 01:37 He urged people to limit gatherings in their homes to six people, and to wear protective masks on such occasions. Some people hailed Macron’s announcement as an actual victory for the Yellow Vest movement – an umbrella group behind the massive protests. Macron announces restaurants and bars to reopen in France on Monday, sooner than anticipated. 2 Min Read. You are identified as part of a problem. France: Macron announces 9pm curfew for Paris and eight other cities – video Play Video 1:19. Save. French President Emmanuel Macron has announced a late night curfew for residents in … He made the announcement at an address to the Senate and National Assembly in Versailles. Reuters Last Updated: Nov 05, 2020, 05:52 PM IST. 2 comments. Save. By Christian Lowe and Geert De Clercq. Macron announces new virus lockdown for France . 2-min read. Top headlines by email, weekday mornings. Jul 3, 2017 - President Emmanuel Macron has proposed reducing the size of the French parliament by one third. French President Macron announces new lockdown to curb COVID-19. Macron Announces New Coronavirus Lockdown For France. France's Macron announces three-step reopening amid 'glimmer of hope' FILE PHOTO: A general view shows of slopes at the French ski resort of Meribel in the French Alps. Csg. The new announcement came less than two weeks after Macron announced a curfew in Paris and other cities, which has since been extended to cover two-thirds of the population. Connor Perrett. “In six weeks, the Yellow Vests got what the trade unions did not get in 30 years, ” one Twitter post read. France will start easing its COVID-19 lockdown this weekend so that by Christmas, shops, theatres and cinemas will reopen and people will be able to spend the holiday with their families, President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday. Macron had wished that Hollande would join the race several months beforehand, saying that Hollande was the legitimate candidate for the Socialist Party. French President Emmanuel Macron . French President Emmanuel Macron announced a referendum Monday to add the fight against climate … Wed 9 Dec 2020 08.41 EST. Abc Medium. … Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said on Thursday that authorities were targeting 76 mosques suspected of promoting “separatism.”. France's Macron announces nightly curfews to fight coronavirus surge. Hausse du Smic. Font Size. Macron announces referendum to add environmental protection to the constitution The French will vote next year to make environmental protection a constitutional duty. Share. Macron announces new national lockdown in France. But France’s Covid-19 indicators have grown sharply over the past week, with patients now occupy half of France's ICU beds , leading hospitals to once again fear overcrowding. France’s president plans to return to Lebanon for the third time in four months to continue to pressure politicians for reform. Jamais la France ne laissera mourir des centaines de milliers de ses concitoyens, ce ne sont pas nos valeurs. In his announcement speech, Macron called for a "democratic revolution" and promised to "unblock France". 2 comments. By Benoit Van Overstraeten and Christian Lowe. Nation-World. Macron announces new national lockdown in France. *france's macron announces gradual lockdown easing from nov.28 macron says bars and restaurants will not be allowed to reopen over xmas *macron: better to open ski resorts in jan. in good conditions france's macron says from dec 15, if contaminations fall to about 5,000 per day, lockdown can be lifted -macron says from dec 15 people still need to limit movement as much as possible france's macron In an interview with RTL radio, he claimed that in “some concentrated areas” of the country, mosques are “clearly anti-Republican.” He said France’s intelligence services have “followed” imams who preach ideas “counter to our values.” Macron said last week in an interview, which angered police unions, “When you have a skin colour that is not white, you are stopped much more. France's Emmanuel Macron announces doubling of border police officers. Macron announces new national lockdown in France The French leader said that a new nationwide lockdown would be the only possible way to successfully fight Covid-19. Phoneton annual fundraising in Paris. Emmanuel Macron announces police reform consultation. By Press Association 2020 Virus Outbreak France. Abc Large. French President Emmanuel Macron delivered remarks shortly after President Trump announced that the U.S. would withdraw from the Paris climate change agreement. Associated Press Television News . Synopsis. The announcement comes amid ongoing protests in France. Macron announces new national lockdown in France. FiFrench President Emmanuel Macron (C) and French Prime … Channels Television Updated October 28, 2020. Lebanon crisis: France’s Macron announces fund for sustained aid. 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