Emmanuel Macron

Hezbollah chief tells France's Macron he can't act like Lebanon's ruler

"We welcomed President Macron when he visited Lebanon and we welcomed the French initiaitve, but not for him to be judge, jury and executioner, and ruler of Lebanon," Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said.

By REUTERS
30/09/2020
Macron in Beirut: When the past and present converge

Tens of thousands of Lebanese signed a petition calling for the restoration of the French mandate over the country

By JOSEF OLMERT
17/09/2020
Macron condemns journalist for reporting Hezbollah meeting

Macron has been criticized for his comments to Malbrunot. Madine Moreno, a former French government minister condemned the comments.

Emmanuel Macron
Foreign interference main challenge facing Iraq, says France's Macron

"We are here for and we will continue to support Iraq," Macron said at a news conference in Baghdad with his Iraqi counterpart Barham Salih.

By REUTERS
02/09/2020
French President Emmanuel Macron visits Lebanon, September 2020
Macron to Hezbollah MP: Are you Lebanese? Prove it - report

"Everyone knows you have an Iranian agenda. We know your history very well, we know your particular identity – but are you Lebanese: yes or no?"

Lebanese eager for French leadership in absence of their own

Many in Lebanon believe that French intervention is sorely needed.

By TARA KAVALER/THE MEDIA LINE
01/09/2020
French President Emmanuel Macron at the scene of the explosion at Beirut Port, August 2020
Macron arrives in Lebanon after new PM named under French pressure

Macron was met at the airport by President Michel Aoun in the French leader's second visit in less than a month.

By REUTERS
31/08/2020
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