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Renault will restructure French factories as part of a high-stake restart plan

A Groupe Renault logo stands in front of their main building in Boulogne-Billancourt near Paris, France on February 17, 2019. Yuriko Nakao | Getty Images Renault said on Friday it had started talks with unions to restructure several French automotive factories, which could potentially lead to closings, as it confirmed plans to cut around 15,000 jobs worldwide. Faced with a …

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Amazon signs agreement with French unions on coronavirus security dispute

PARIS – Amazon has reached an agreement with the French unions to reopen its warehouses in France after a protracted battle for security measures to protect workers from the corona virus. The company announced late Friday that it would conclude an agreement with French unions and employee representatives that would pave the way for a gradual reopening of its six …

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Iran Sentences French Academics to Six Years in Prison: Lawyer Iran news

Iran has sentenced French-Iranian academic Fariba Adelkhah to six years in prison for national security allegations, according to her lawyer. Saeid Dehghan told Reuters on Saturday that he would appeal the verdict. More: “Division 15 of the Tehran Revolutionary Court sentenced her to five years in prison for assembling and conspiring against Iranian national security. She was also sentenced to …

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Woman from the Chicago area who was fatally hit by the French bulldog she saved

A woman from the Chicago area was fatally injured by a French bulldog who rescued her, police said on Wednesday. The coroner from Lake County, Illinois identified the woman as 52-year-old Lisa Urso of Ingleside. According to the results of an autopsy, she died of injuries sustained in the attack, the coroner’s office said. Let our messages hit your inbox. …

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“The French are very bad at picking asparagus.” Virus endangers European agriculture.

“It’s pretty exhausting,” said Ms. Goursat, who spends half the day stooping to carefully pick the asparagus without breaking off her slim shoots. Ms. Goursat is a soldier in France’s “large agricultural army”, thousands of locally recruited workers stationed in the country’s fields after the coronavirus pandemic disrupted the influx of seasonal workers. Covid-19 breaks with the binding principles of …

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How an invisible enemy slipped aboard a French naval ship

“I don’t think these rules, given what we know now, are enough to ensure that seafarers don’t get the virus back on board,” General Lecointre told TF1. “Our men’s health is the greatest good we have,” he said, adding that an “essential and symbolic” military tool is now unusable. “We need to restore this feature as soon as possible because …

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French Montana says pandemic test rapper rescue skills

Play video content Exclusive TMZ.com French Montana According to the coronavirus pandemic, a major problem for hip-hop artists has come to the fore – regardless of whether they saved for a rainy day or not. The rapper came to “TMZ Live” on Friday and touched how the current state of the world really makes you appreciate what you have – …

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50,000 year old cord found on the French Neanderthal

Image rights PA Media Image description A scanning electron micrograph of the cord fragment showed the twisted fibers A piece of a 50,000-year-old cord – the oldest discovered so far – found in a cave in France has raised further doubts about the idea that Neanderthals were cognitively inferior to modern humans. A study published in Scientific Reports said a …

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German, French officials accuse the US of diverting supplies: NPR

Face mask safety stands in front of Signal Iduna Park, where a temporary coronavirus treatment center was opened in Dortmund on Saturday. Germany has the fourth most common COVID-19 cases worldwide and the demand for medical care has skyrocketed. Martin Meissner / AP Hide label Switch label Martin Meissner / AP Face mask safety stands in front of Signal Iduna …

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