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Agence France-Presse

 

one of the world’s largest news agencies. An autonomous commercial enterprise, Agence France-Presse was founded in 1944 to replace the old French news agency Havas. The agency’s headquarters are in Paris. In 1980, Agence France-Presse employed over 2,000 people, including 750 journalists. The agency supplies news in the French, English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, and Arabic languages to 155 countries. Agence France-Presse is a member of the European Alliance of Press Agencies.

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As one local resident said in an interview by Agence France Press (AFP): "We are thankful because we have many guests but it also makes me guilty because so many people are affected.
The delegation included Journal Le Monde's Chief Editor Jacques Follorou, Le Figaro New Delhi Correspondent Emmanuel of Derville, Le Journal du Dimanche's Karen Lajon, Agence France Press Correspondent Joris Fioriti, and French TV Channel Senior International Correspondent Michel Scott.
According to Agence France Press, Christmas 2017 was different because many tourists from Africa, Asia and the two Americas, visited Abu Simbel Temple.
AFP) JEDDAH: Saudi Arabia on Sunday hailed Iraq's defeat of Daesh, calling it a "grand victory on terrorism" amid warming ties between the Arab neighbors, reported Agence France Press (AFP).
AndHossam Fazulla of the Association for Freedom of Thought and Expression recently told Agence France Press that Egyptian artists are being subjected to increasing limitations.
In this connection it is worth mentioning that the most important bureau of the Agence France Press abroad, with more than a hundred personnel, is situated in Cyprus .
Following the verdict, Huret told Agence France Press (AFP) she felt "relieved.
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Op-Ed columnist for the International New York Times, Roger Cohen, and the director for global news at Agence France Press, Michele Leridon, will discuss how the international media views and covers recent events in the Arab world, as well as its outlook for near future.
PARyS (CyHAN)- French Socialist lawmakers are preparing to submit a motion to parliament asking the government to recognise Palestine as a state, Agence France Press reported.
NNA - An explosion was heard in north 'Israel' nearby borders with Lebanon, Agence France Press reported Thursday, moments after sirens went off in the region.
Answering a question by the Agence France Press (AFP), he stressed the importance for the UN Security Council to convene the urgent meeting in the aftermath of the deadly chemical attack in Syria.

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