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Europe and Eurasia: France

More information about France is available on the France Page and from other Department of State publications and other sources listed at the end of this fact sheet. U.S.-FRANCE RELATIONS The United States and France established diplomatic relations in 1778 following the United States’ declaration…

Going cold Turkey: African migrants in Istanbul see hopes turn sour

Frank, a Cameroonian migrant, longs for home ISTANBUL, 20 March 2015 (IRIN) – In a nondescript cafe in one of Istanbul’s more rundown neighbourhoods, migrants from Africa watch a Congolese soccer match as Afro-pop music blasts in the background. “We feel comfortable in here, everyone…