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#France

# france - Thursday 30 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie President Higgins to join William and Kate at Battle of the Somme memorial France

President Higgins to join William and Kate at Battle of the Somme memorial

The battle began on 1 July 1916.

# france - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

# france - Monday 27 June, 2016

From The42 Irish fans said goodbye to France with an epic street party in Lyon last night Not Lyon Down

Irish fans said goodbye to France with an epic street party in Lyon last night

“Please don’t send me home…”

Irish fans said goodbye to France with an epic street party in Lyon last night

“Please don’t send me home…”

# france - Sunday 26 June, 2016

From The42 Quick-fire Griezmann goals tear Irish hopes to shreds Sickened

Quick-fire Griezmann goals tear Irish hopes to shreds

Ireland are behind and down to 10 men.

From The42 As it happened: Ireland v France, Euro 2016 Liveblog

As it happened: Ireland v France, Euro 2016

We followed all the action as the Boys in Green faced the hosts in Lyon.

From TheJournal.ie Large quantity of cannabis found hidden with frozen meat in Rosslare Smuggled

Large quantity of cannabis found hidden with frozen meat in Rosslare

The drugs were in an unaccompanied container that had arrived from France.

# france - Saturday 25 June, 2016

From The42 France ensure tied series with Argentina rout Les Bleus

France ensure tied series with Argentina rout

That’s all you’ll be winning this weekend, lads.

From The42 Lloris tempers talk of Ireland revenge mission Preview

Lloris tempers talk of Ireland revenge mission

The Boys in Green will not be focused on revenge for their World Cup play-off loss when they face France at Euro 2016, says Hugo Lloris.

From TheJournal.ie Funeral of Northern Ireland fan who fell from walkway takes place in Ballymena France

Funeral of Northern Ireland fan who fell from walkway takes place in Ballymena

Darren Rodgers had been in France supporting Northern Ireland in Euro 2016.

# france - Friday 24 June, 2016

From The42 Goalscorer in '09, William Gallas reckons Ireland want revenge for Henry handball Euro 2016

# france - Thursday 23 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie "I honestly can't believe this is happening" - Robbie Brady's mum is one emotional lady today St Robbie's Day

"I honestly can't believe this is happening" - Robbie Brady's mum is one emotional lady today

Maria Brady sounds like she has been shouting for three days straight.

# france - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

# france - Monday 20 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie French mother who left her baby to die on a winter beach blames crime on 'witchcraft' Baby Adelaide

French mother who left her baby to die on a winter beach blames crime on 'witchcraft'

Fabienne Kabou is currently on trial for the murder of her 15-month-old daughter Adelaide in northern France in November 2013.

From The42 'I hope Puma don't make condoms' - Shaqiri on torn Swiss shirts Safety First

'I hope Puma don't make condoms' - Shaqiri on torn Swiss shirts

Four of the winger’s team-mates had to change their jerseys in Sunday night’s clash with France.

# france - Sunday 19 June, 2016

From The42 Letter from Versailles: 'Sad' France's spirits lifted by 'the green people' Boost

Letter from Versailles: 'Sad' France's spirits lifted by 'the green people'

We asked one Bordeaux taxi driver whether the Irish fans really deserve their reputation as ‘the best supporters in the world’.

From The42 As it happened: Switzerland v France, Romania v Albania Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Switzerland v France, Romania v Albania

It was the final round of games in Group A and we were there every step of the way.

# france - Friday 17 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Second black box recovered from EgyptAir crash site Flight MS804

Second black box recovered from EgyptAir crash site

It could prove vital in establishing the cause of the crash last month.

# france - Thursday 16 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Cockpit voice recorder with 2 hours of conversation found from EgyptAir plane Airbus A320

Cockpit voice recorder with 2 hours of conversation found from EgyptAir plane

Search teams are still looking for the black box as the cause of the crash is still unknown.

From TheJournal.ie Videos show English fans throwing coins and jeering at migrant children Lille

Videos show English fans throwing coins and jeering at migrant children

Another boy was given money to drink a beer.

From TheJournal.ie France to expel 20 Russian football fans for Euro 2016 violence Au Revoir

France to expel 20 Russian football fans for Euro 2016 violence

Among those to be thrown out is the far-right head of Russia’s football supporters’ association.

From TheJournal.ie "Absolutely unacceptable": Moscow slams arrest of Russia fans in France Diplomatic Row

"Absolutely unacceptable": Moscow slams arrest of Russia fans in France

Russia has summoned the French ambassador to protest over the arrests.

# france - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

From The42 They've gone and done it again! 90th minute Griezmann header to France's rescue Deja Vu

They've gone and done it again! 90th minute Griezmann header to France's rescue

2 – 0 doesn’t even begin to tell the story.

# france - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Paris protesters throw missiles at police as demo descends into violence Riots

Paris protesters throw missiles at police as demo descends into violence

Authorities made six arrests and at least two people were hurt in the Paris unrest.

From TheJournal.ie Irish Euro fans face travel chaos after airlines cancel French flights Euro 2016

Irish Euro fans face travel chaos after airlines cancel French flights

Aer Lingus and Ryanair flights have been affected.

From TheJournal.ie French policeman and wife stabbed to death at home by man who pledged allegiance to Isis Stabbing

French policeman and wife stabbed to death at home by man who pledged allegiance to Isis

The couple’s young son was found alive in their home.

# france - Monday 13 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Northern Ireland football fan dies in France Tributes

Northern Ireland football fan dies in France

It’s believed he fell from a walkway onto a rocky beach in the early hours of this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Alcohol banned from around stadiums and fanzones at Euro 2016 Crackdown

Alcohol banned from around stadiums and fanzones at Euro 2016

The Republic of Ireland have their first match this evening, against Sweden in Paris.

# france - Sunday 12 June, 2016

From The42 We'll always have Paris: 3 memorable Ireland games in the city of love Paddys In Paris

We'll always have Paris: 3 memorable Ireland games in the city of love

Cast your mind back to these matches to get yourself in the mood for Ireland’s next encounter in Paris.

# france - Saturday 11 June, 2016

From The42 Third day of violence as fans clash in France before high-risk Euro 2016 match Trouble This post contains videos

Third day of violence as fans clash in France before high-risk Euro 2016 match

Security forces fired tear gas to disperse fighting supporters.

From TheJournal.ie Bones of victims of 6,000 year old massacre discovered in France Human Remains

Bones of victims of 6,000 year old massacre discovered in France

Experts believe the attack was likely carried out by “furious ritualised warriors”.

# france - Friday 10 June, 2016

From The42 As it happened: France v Romania, Euro 2016 Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: France v Romania, Euro 2016

We were at the Stade de France for the hugely-anticipated tournament opener.

From TheJournal.ie Fans at Euro 2016 can download an app that will send them security alerts TravelWise

Fans at Euro 2016 can download an app that will send them security alerts

The new smartphone app from the Dept of Foreign Affairs keeps travellers informed while abroad.

From The42 French police set off teargas to disperse English hooligans in Marseille Kicking Off

French police set off teargas to disperse English hooligans in Marseille

Eyewitness reports say 250 men goaded and threw cans at police in the southern city.

From The42 Greater depth of feeling will be the fruit of Platini's expanded tournament Column

Greater depth of feeling will be the fruit of Platini's expanded tournament

The former Uefa president is begging for an invite to the party he organised.

From The42 Letter from Versailles: Paris hit with problems as Euros kick off but all calm in Ireland camp Kicking Off

Letter from Versailles: Paris hit with problems as Euros kick off but all calm in Ireland camp

Ben Blake sums up the mood in France after the team’s first couple of days.

# france - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

From The42 'Make sure you have a plan in place for terror attack at the Euros' - security expert Advice

'Make sure you have a plan in place for terror attack at the Euros' - security expert

Security and defence analyst Declan Power advises fans heading to France to be vigilant and well prepared.

# france - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Strikes, terror threats and flooding - here's what Irish fans travelling to the Euros need to look out for Euro 2016

Strikes, terror threats and flooding - here's what Irish fans travelling to the Euros need to look out for

What’s the security situation? Are transport strikes still ongoing? Has the flooding receded?

# france - Monday 6 June, 2016

From The42 Who is your tip to be the dark horse at Euro 2016 this summer? Cheval Noir

Who is your tip to be the dark horse at Euro 2016 this summer?

Because you’re too good to go tipping one of the big boys.