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Russian broadcaster RT France to close after assets frozen

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The French finance ministry has said the assets of the the French arm of the Russian state broadcaster were frozen in compliance with the most recent EU sanctions, and not on Paris's initiative, while the Kremlin has promised retaliation for the move.

French lawmakers gut Hollande's transparency bill

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MPs have diluted plans to make politicians declare their wealth and backed harsh penalties for journalists who publish the information.

French lawmakers thwart Hollande's transparency drive

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French MPs vote for amendment under which their assets will only be made public to people on electoral list who request the information.

Finally revealed: the French government rich list

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The declarations by each French minister shows a mixed bag of comfortable fortunes, led by foreign minister's assets worth 6 million euros.

Ministers' wealth list to expose France's 'caviar left'

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List of ministers' assets could set off a storm on Monday, revealing handful of millionaires in Socialist government as nation endures spending cuts.

French far-left leader mocks assets declaration

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Jean-Luc Mélenchon puts his weight, height and shoe size in his declaration of assets after President Hollande's call to clean up French politics.

French politicians rush to reveal their assets

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After a tax-dodging scandal and ahead of likely stiff new disclosure standards, politicians are publishing details of their properties and assets.

France to publish ministers' assets as scandal deepens

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The prime minister Jean-Marc Ayrault says wealth declarations of all the members of government will be made public by April 15.

France pledges return to Libya of frozen assets

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France pledges to release 230 million euros to Libyan authorities in the next few days and to help them recover the rest of their frozen assets worldwide.