French President Emmanuel Macron has warned that Europeans can not be protected without a "true, European army", as he marks the centenary of the World War One Armistice.
Francis Kalifat of the CRIF association of French Jewish groups said he was "shocked" by Macron's comments praising a leader who helped deport thousands of Jews to their deaths.
French President Emmanuel Macron continues to push ahead with the idea to reduce dependence on the USA and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and create an European Union defence force.
"He was a great soldier, it's a fact", Macron said, though he stressed that Petain had made "disastrous choices" during World War II.
In an interview with Europe 1 radio published earlier on Tuesday, Mr Macron called for the creation of a "real European army", warning that rising nationalism and populism posed a serious threat to Europe's "fragile" peace. Macron went on to name potential threats to European security; the short list included the likes of Russia, China, and surprisingly, the United States. "However, such an intervention force with a common military-strategic culture must fit into the structure of defence cooperation", she told Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung.
"But there's a massive gap between the European defence that Emmanuel Macron dreams about and the reality of very powerful disagreements between European partners".
Today, Macron also said Europe needed to build a real army to become less reliant on the United States and in the face of a resurgent Russian Federation.
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Blackburn projected to win US Senate race, ABC News reports
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"For millennia, it has never lasted so long".
A diplomatic tussle has broken over the European Union's flagship defence cooperation pact, amid warnings that the bloc could cut itself off from major allies like the United States and post-Brexit Britain.
The French head of state will receive world leaders including Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin for commemoration ceremonies in Paris on Remembrance Sunday.
"This anger is directed at an ultra-liberal Europe which no longer allows our middle classes to live decently", he said, using a term associated in France with an excessively free-market ideology.
Yet the marshal has always been considered an excellent tactician during the Great War, not least for halting the German advance at Verdun in 1916.
Six people linked to French extreme right movements were detained on suspicions they were preparing a "violent" plot against President Emmanuel Macron.
Davis made global headlines when she said her Christian faith prevented her from granting licenses to gay couples after the U.S. Davis, a Democrat at the time, won the party's nomination by less than 25 votes against Caudill in 2014.
The game marked the first time Kentucky faced a ranked opponent in a season opener since a 79-71 overtime loss to Clemson in 1995. Duke: "Every game will be like that". "Obviously, we have to learn to close out games, " Self said. "It'll be there every night".
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Aguero's seventh league goal of the season took him level with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Eden Hazard in the Golden Boot race. And Azpilicueta is confident that the Blues can secure 12 points before beating Manchester City at Stamford Bridge.
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Rashida Tlaib, a 42-year-old Michigan Democrat, became the first Muslim woman elected to Congress on Tuesday. Who are Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar? That may force her to resign from Detroit City Council to do so.
Ex-Bradford Bulls forward Burgess, 26, has been hit with a Grade D charge of "behaviour contrary to the true spirit of the game". Watene-Zelezniak said after the match: "I felt a finger go in my eye but that's football".
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Dead brothel owner Dennis Hof wins Nevada election
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Michigan voters weigh bringing legal marijuana to Midwest
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Colorado man pleads guilty to killing pregnant wife, kids
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Falcons make it three in a row by blowing by Redskins
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Spurs still alive in Champions League, insists Kane
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Ingress Prime is out right now on Android
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