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France's 'president of the rich' launches anti-poverty plan

French President Emmanuel Macron, whose reform policies, notably tax breaks for the wealthy and public spending cuts, have earned him the nickname by opponents of 'president of the rich', on Thursday unveiled a drive to reduce poverty in France, which affects an estimated 14% of the population, costed at 8 billion euros over four years.

Police swoop on gang suspected of Paris train hold-up

French police arrest 16 youths suspected of holding up a suburban train near Paris in March and robbing passengers of valuables.