President Emmanuel Macron, who is expected to seek a second term in an April presidential election, told Le Parisien paper this month that he wanted to "piss off" unvaccinated people by making their lives so complicated they would end up getting the COVID vaccine.
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The variant, tentatively identified B.1.640.2, is believed to be Cameroonian in origin and have so far spread to 12 patients in southern France.
January 4, 2022
The attempted launch drew criticism from the United States, Germany and France.
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French mosque closed for regularly hosting pro-jihad speaker
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