Despite all the difficulties in relations between the administration of Donald trump and American IT-giants such as Facebook, Google and Amazon, the US President was ready to sacrifice the remnants of transatlantic solidarity and goodwill, which has been preserved in the relations between States and the European Union to protect the income of American corporations from European tax authorities.
Old conflict, which Mature for many years, now came to the open exchange of painful financial blows of billions of dollars — the European Union wants to "squeeze" us corporations, who for decades worked in the EU without paying taxes, and the US is going to punish the European Union for trying to gain minimal fiscal sovereignty. I must give credit to the team trump the revenge they have made a very point, in the sense that it was identified the specific author of the European breakthrough to freedom and "squirt", who dared to advance the idea that the American IT business, working in the "European colonies of the United States" actually have to pay taxes, and after this identification was followed by retaliatory us action.
Singer Rita Dakota complained that producer Yana Rudkovskaya "humiliated" her for a photo with luxury bags. She announced this on instagram.
According to the artist, she was invited to spend a draw of handbags from the famous brand. This would have to be photographed with prizes, but they were taken away to other bloggers participating in the event. The organizer asked the singer to do a photo shoot with similar bags in boutique.
The President of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic has promised to deal with all the hooligans involved in the riots in Belgrade during anti-government demonstrations.
On Friday evening in front of the Parliament building in the capital of Serbia for the fourth time, the performances were ended by the attack on the police, disperse the crowd with tear gas.
USA announced the introduction of a 25 percent duty on goods from France with a volume of $ 1.3 billion over a digital tax, reports AFP.
As reported by the United States trade representative, digital tax is unfair to American companies that engage with digital technologies. However, the US tariff will not take effect until January 6, 2021, as the negotiations continue.
The requirements of the authorities of the breakaway Republic of Kosovo in the negotiations under the auspices of the EU are meaningless, said the President of Serbia Alexander Vucic.
On Friday, Vucic is on a visit to Paris, where he arrived to hold a video-conference on the question of Kosovo on the initiative of Germany, France and the EU. Upon arrival, he was familiarized with the demands of the Kosovo Albanian authorities.
The summit "Norman format" (Russia, Germany, Ukraine, France) in the Donbas in August, unrealistic, considering how Kiev refers to the implementation of paragraphs of the meeting of leaders in Paris that such statements from the Ukrainian side are made to simulate activity on the settlement in the Donbass, told RIA Novosti the Russian informed source.
Earlier, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister for reintegration of the temporarily occupied territories of Ukraine Oleksiy Reznikov said that the meeting of the leaders of "Norman format" could take place in August in the case of implementation of agreements reached earlier in Paris.
The meeting of leaders "channel format" (Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France) at the Donbass can be held in August in the case of implementation of agreements reached earlier in Paris, said Monday the Deputy Prime Minister for reintegration of the temporarily occupied territories of Ukraine Oleksiy Reznikov.
Last Friday in Berlin took place negotiations of the advisers to the leaders of the four countries in which participated: on the Russian side, Dmitry Kozak, the German - Ian Hecker, from the French - Emmanuel Bon, with Ukrainian Andriy Yermak. According to the Ukrainian side, the meeting lasted 11 hours. Kozak declared that at negotiations on Friday in Berlin, the parties worked out a specific mechanism for the implementation of the truce in the Donbass, but to talk about the summit "channel four" is "very, very early."
One of the most visited museums in the world - the Paris Louvre opened its doors on Monday after they had remained closed because of the epidemic of the coronavirus almost four months. Tickets online on the first day of work booked more than 7 thousand visitors, told RIA Novosti the Museum.
After the easing of the quarantine measures, some museums – mostly small – have opened in France in may, others larger in June. The Louvre began to take the audience one of the last.
The Georgian authorities have resumed the program for the return of its citizens home in a pandemic coronavirus published schedule of flights, the press service of the government following the meeting of the coordinating Council.
"The meeting agreed to submit the flight schedule, which will be implemented in July the airline Wizz air and Myway Airlines for the return of Georgian citizens to the Motherland", - said in a statement.
More than 2.5 thousand Russians voted for amendments in the Constitution in two days of voting at polling stations in France, reported RIA Novosti at the Russian Embassy in Paris.
Only in France was opened four sites in the Russian Embassy in Paris, the Consulate General in Marseille and Strasbourg, as well as in the office of the Consulate General in Villefranche-sur-Mer. The Russians could vote on 28 June and 1 July.
Demonstration of health workers with the requirements of the additional financing of the health system is held on Tuesday in Paris, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
The convoy, which started from the streets of Santa (street Health) and the Boulevard Port-penguins, moving on the Boulevard Montparnasse. End point of the route - the area of Pierre Laroche, near to the country's Ministry of health - in the 7th district of Paris.
Police completed an operation in the Paris suburb of La défense, which began after alert about armed man, reports channel BFMTV.
At the same time, in the account of the Paris police on Twitter also reported that the operation is over and all restrictions related to the operation and checks, will be removed. "At this stage the law enforcement officers do not found any suspicious person."
The second round of municipal elections in France ended with an unprecedented victory green in several major cities and the complete defeat of the party "Forward, Republic of" Emmanuel Macron. Changes in the government, the change of Prime Minister and turn the President left what the implications of the vote, understood to RIA Novosti.
Municipal elections were held against the epidemic of the coronavirus. The first round took place on 15 March, the second was to pass a week later, however, because of the quarantine it was postponed for three months.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called unprecedented economic challenges facing the EU for the pandemic coronavirus, she also noted the need for the EU to become more "sovereign" in the field of digital technologies.
According to her, Germany and France hope "in the coming weeks to play such a role, which will emphasize that Europe is our future". Merkel added that the countries will work to ensure that "Europe is well and in good health through the crisis, which will continue to adversely affect us."
The turnout in the second round of municipal elections in France was the lowest: at polling stations accounted for 41.6% of citizens in many cities of the country won "green".
The second round was held on Sunday, the number of municipalities where elections were held, amounted to about 5 thousand. According to the interior Ministry, the turnout was 41.6%. Voter turnout in the first round was 44.3 per cent. In 2014 the second round of elections voted 62,13% of voters.
Temperature measurement, strict distance and pen gift: ballot for amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation opened on Sunday at the Russian Embassy in Paris, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
In the morning in the day in queue at the Embassy there, but the members of the election Commission do not have to miss - those who want to vote come at short intervals one by one and in pairs.
The second round of municipal elections, postponed because of the epidemic of the coronavirus, will be held in France on Sunday.
Authorities have warned of the need to comply with barrier measures and social distance due to the ongoing epidemic of coronavirus. Voters and members of electoral commissions should be in areas in masks.
The French investigating authorities have charged six detainees in the case about stealing the work of street artist Banksy, which was done on one of the back doors of the concert hall, Paris "Bataclan", reports channel BFMTV, citing sources close to the investigation.
The work of Banksy in memory of the victims of the terrorist attack on 13 November 2015 stolen in January 2019. The drawing was found during the investigation in Italy.
Sixth export flight stuck in France, the Russians took off from Paris on Friday evening and headed for Moscow.
Flight number SU2459 performed by the company "Aeroflot". The plane was supposed to depart from Paris airport Charles de Gaulle in Paris 18.05 time (19.05 GMT), but in fact the flight took place in 19.01 (20.01 GMT).
The President of France Emmanuel macron during a video conference with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin underlined the importance of the implementation of the roadmap adopted during the summit "Norman four" in Paris in December last year, reports the Elysee Palace.
"In Ukraine, the President stressed the importance of the early resumption of the implementation of the roadmap", agreed in Paris during the Normandy summit, 9 Dec 2019," - said in a communique.
The first three months the aircraft flew on Friday morning from the Paris Orly airport, closed in late March because of the epidemic of the coronavirus.
According to the online scoreboard air Harbor, the first aircraft after a long break has become one of aircrafts of Transavia, heading to Porto. The flight was scheduled for 06.00 Paris time, but was delayed until 06.17.
Actress Charlize Theron in an interview with Howard stern said that was never engaged to Sean Penn, when the host asked her about it, reports the Daily Mail.
The actress stressed that they really tied a romantic relationship, which lasted little more than a year, and nothing in the end failed.
Unknown painted graffiti on the monument to the French statesman, the Finance Minister in the government of Louis XIV Jean-Baptiste Colbert to the, which is located near the National Assembly building of France in Paris, the newspaper Le Figaro, citing a source in the police.
The incident occurred on Tuesday evening. As has informed the edition a source, the unknown made on the pedestal of red paint lettering, accusing the authorities of the country in the "negrophobia". According to the edition, the malefactor was detained.
The incident between the Turkish and French frigates — proof "brain death" NATO, the President said Emmanuel macron.
He called the incident unacceptable.
Paris Disneyland, closed in the spring due to the coronavirus, will once again take visitors on 15 July, according to a communiqué of the Park.
It is noted that in the following months, and will open more hotels out of the surrounding parks.
The President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky said that he was not able to form an opinion about the Russian leader Vladimir Putin in the conditions of actually frozen over coronavirus pandemic, but noted that progress in the negotiations there, and held several exchanges of prisoners confirm this.
In the first three years the summit of the countries "Norman Quartet", which was held in Paris on 9 December 2019, the parties adopted a joint communique and agreed to meet in four months in Berlin to continue work on resolving the situation in Donbas. The communiqué stressed that the Minsk agreements remain the basis for work in the "channel format", provided by the breeding forces by the end of March 2020 in three new points in the Donbass. The leaders also called on to provide up to the end of 2019 the ceasefire in the Donbass. However, the meeting never took place, in particular, because of the situation with the pandemic coronavirus in the world.
The protest demanding to legalize in France, undocumented migrants held in Paris, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
The column of demonstrators started moving from the square the Nation on the Boulevard Voltaire. As expected, the demonstration should be completed on the area of Stalingrad in the 19th arrondissement of the French capital.
Representatives alterglobalist Association Attac and the trade Union medical Association Inter-Urgences poured red paint, symbolizing blood, the entrance to the French health Ministry in Paris, so they condemned the government policy in the health sector against the background of the pandemic coronavirus.
"On Saturday, June 20, at 8.00, 30 activists from Attac associations and Inter-Urgences given "the award of contempt" and he bled on the facade of the building of the Ministry of health in Paris," - said in a statement the Association Attac.
Export the fifth flight for stranded in France, the Russians flew in Friday from Paris in the direction of Moscow.
"On Board the aircraft operating the flight SU2043 are 134 passengers. 125 of them Russian citizens, two citizens of France, Spain, Moldova, Italy and a citizen of the Netherlands", - told RIA Novosti the representative of the Russian Embassy in Paris, Anton Tokovinin.
A rally in support of nurses, arrested yesterday during a massive demonstration of workers in Paris, held on Wednesday at the police station the VII district of the French capital, near the Esplanade des Invalides, where there was a detention.
Participation in the action are about a hundred people, people continue to arrive.
Prague is one of Europe's most popular places for noisy visits to bars and parties with cheap beer, now the city authorities plan to focus on cultural and gastronomic tourism, according to Lonely Planet.
In the Czech capital with a population of only 1.3 million people annually in six times more tourists, but on the average the travelers stay for a couple nights. Growth in the number of guests contribute to the airlines-loukosterov. In the end, according to the newspaper, Prague became the fourth city in Europe by number of visits after London, Paris and Rome.
The so-called "universal values" that have nothing to do with human nature, are a tool to impose Western neoliberal policies, says Secretary of the Russian security Council Nikolai Patrushev.
In his article "does Russia Need the "universal values?" in "the Russian newspaper" Patrushev noted that core values as an ideal target and the quality of society largely coincide with the most people: "there is No one, no matter who advocated for justice, security or well-being."
The Paris court sentenced the uncle of the Syrian President Bashar al - Assad, Rifat Assad to four years in prison for money laundering and embezzlement of public funds of the Syrian government, reports AFP.
Vosmidesyatniki Rifat Assad was not present at the hearing. His position was represented by the lawyers. In particular, he was convicted of money laundering and embezzlement of Syrian public funds in the period between 1996 and 2016.
Nineteen law enforcement officers were injured during the riots that broke out on Tuesday in Paris, more than 30 people were arrested, according to police Prefecture on Tuesday.
As reported the correspondent of RIA Novosti, during a peaceful protest of workers in Paris erupted in riots, which continued at first on the streets adjacent to the Esplanade des Invalides, and then at the square. The clashes lasted about two hours. They made a radical young men in black clothes, they threw stones and bottles at police, overturned a car, tried to break the Windows of the bus, set fire to the plastic barriers and the contents of the urns. Law enforcement agencies repeatedly sprayed with tear gas.
Police detained 24 people during the riots in Paris, according to the Prefecture of police.
Earlier it was reported about 16 detainees.
More hours of clashes of protesters with the police in Paris, where on Tuesday held a peaceful protest of workers, the Esplanade at Invalides and then clouds of tear gas used by police against hooligans, the correspondent of RIA Novosti from the event.
The riots began after 15.00 (16.00 GMT) at the intersection of Faber and University, when members of the radical movement, Black blocks, which have no relationship to a peaceful demonstration of health workers began throwing stones at the police, overturned a car, tried to break the Windows of the bus, set fire to plastic barriers.
Health Ministers of Russia and France, Mikhail Murashko and Olivier Veran this week to discuss the situation by phone with the coronavirus, told journalists on Monday the Russian Ambassador in Paris, Alexei Meshkov.
"This week Ministers of health needs to talk on the phone," - said Meshkov.
Following the U.S. in Europe, a wave of demonstrations against racism and police brutality. France has traditionally been left to the side: immediately after the lifting of quarantine, despite the ban on mass events has begun crowded and not always peaceful protest. Power compromise: promise to fight tyranny, to change the methods of detention of suspects and hard to suppress racial discrimination.
Adama traoré is considered a victim of police violence. Dark-skinned young Frenchman was arrested on the street in the summer of 2016. He tried to escape but failed. According to one version, the police tied him up, piled on top, and then dragged him into a car. On the way to the station Traore was bad, and he lost consciousness. Doctors in the police station tried to resuscitate him — to no avail.
About 15 thousand people took part in protests in Paris against police brutality and racism, reports channel BFMTV with reference to the police.
Earlier it was reported that uncoordinated protest action started around 14.30 Paris time (15.30 GMT) at the Republic square. The Parisien newspaper's source in law enforcement bodies has informed that on a place there were about 10 thousand people. Security forces did not allow the protesters to arrange a planned March is related to the ban on gatherings of more than 10 people.
The Paris police arrested 26 people involved in uncoordinated protests against racism and police violence.
"To 19.00 local time (20.00 MSK), law enforcement made 26 arrests", - reported in Twitter of the Prefecture of police.
About 10 thousand people participated in protests against police brutality in Paris, Parisien newspaper reports citing a police source.
Earlier it was reported that uncoordinated protest action started around 14.30 Paris time (15.30 GMT) at the Republic square.
People dressed in black and with covered faces rioted during uncoordinated protests against racism and police violence, which takes place at the Republic square in Paris, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
The action began at about 14:30 local time. Participation, according to the media, attended by about 10 thousand people. It was assumed that the pedestrian column will move in the direction of the Opera Garnier, but the police cordon prevented the advance of the procession.
Another large-scale protest against police brutality takes place on Saturday afternoon in Paris, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
A large crowd gathered on a warm summer day in Republic square, where should you head towards the square near the Opera Garnier. The distance between two points is approximately 2.5 kilometers. Most of the waste from the Republic square, the streets are blocked by barriers of riot police.
Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 just spreads faster in the regions with dry and cool climate. This is stated in the study, an international group of scientists published in the journal of the American medical Association JAMA Network Open.
In the study, researchers estimated how the virus has spread to 50 cities around the world. Among them, they identified eight cities where the infection is passed from person to person "significant pace" is Wuhan, Tokyo, Daegu, godfather, Milan, Paris, Seattle and Madrid. The data were taken as of tenth day of March.
Paris police on Friday morning carried out a protest on the Champs Elysees in the French capital, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
First the guards on the cars, which were fixed posters with the image of the injuries sustained by police officers while on duty, was surrounded by a triumphal arch. Then, on foot, they went down from the arch down the Champs-élysées.
Unknown poured paint over the statue to commemorate the abolition of slavery, set in the city on the South-West of France, reports local newspaper Republique des Pyrenees.
The incident occurred on Thursday. In the result of hooliganism bust and a pedestal under it was filled in with white paint.
The coordinator of the OSCE at negotiations on conflict settlement in the Donbass, noted the progress in negotiating new sites of the withdrawal of forces, defines two of three possible sites, said on Wednesday the press service of the foreign Ministry of the breakaway Donetsk people's Republic.
Wednesday is the meeting of the contact group on Donbass in the format of videoconference. On Tuesday held talks its subgroups.
The President of France Emmanuel macron during a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers issued a statement condemning racism, calling it a betrayal of the "Republican universalism", said Wednesday the official representative of the government of France Sibet Ndei.
According to her, the macron has called racism "a disease that concerns the whole of society" and noted that "this attack is a betrayal of Republican universalism". The head of state called on the authorities to take strict action on this issue and intensify efforts to combat discrimination.
Kiev is delaying the approval of new breeding sites of power in the Donbass, said Tuesday the representative of the self-proclaimed Donetsk people's Republic in the Joint center for control and coordination of ceasefire (SCCC).
"On the question of negotiating new breeding sites of forces and means of the participants did not reach consensus in terms of determining specific coordinates. The Ukrainian side is by all means delays a discussion of this issue on the agenda, delaying the process of reconciliation, promising to send some new proposals and coordinates", - stated in the message.
The Eiffel tower, which is about three months was closed because of the epidemic of the coronavirus, will open to visitors on June 25, when visiting the sights wearing a mask will be mandatory.
One of the main Parisian attractions were closed for visitors from March 13.
The representatives of Kiev and the breakaway Donetsk and Lugansk people's republics failed to make progress on any matter on the agenda of the meeting of the humanitarian group on the Donbas held on Tuesday in a videoconference mode, has informed journalists following the results of work representative of the LC in the subgroup Olga Kobzeva.
"Over the next teleconference humanitarian groups. Unfortunately, progress on any matter on the agenda could not be reached," said Kobzeva.
. Fashion house Channel presented virtual social networks in his first collection since the introduction of restrictions because of the pandemic of coronavirus, reports France Info.
Quarantined all fashion shows have been cancelled. As a result, the parade of cruise collection Channel "a Walk in the Mediterranean" was held today online. It was supposed to go 7 may in Capri.
The last phase of dismantling of scaffolding installed around the Notre-Dame Cathedral before the fire in April 2019 and is strongly affected by the fire, began on Monday.
As the portal reports France Info, "this is an important milestone in the Cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris". "The last phase of dismantling of scaffolding of the victims was able to start on Monday... This structure is melted during the fire, with the start of work was a real puzzler" - the newspaper notes.
A group of Russians returned home from Australia via Paris due to the fact that a regular flight, managed to "connect" with export on a flight from Paris, reported the Russian Embassy in Australia.
The Embassy also reported that the week's in the chart "export" flights available to Russians in Australia, has approved the following routes: SU2459 Paris – Moscow, departure on 12 June (Friday) to 18.05 (places.), a/p "Charles de Gaulle"
More than 23 thousands of demonstrators participated in protests against racism and police violence throughout France, radio station France Info, citing the Ministry of internal Affairs of the country.
Earlier it was reported that the campaign against racism and demanding justice in the case of death in the U.S. African-American George Floyd takes place on Saturday in Paris and several other French cities.
Action against racism and demanding justice in the case of death in the U.S. African-American George Floyd held day on Saturday at the Concorde square in Paris, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
Earlier, the police did not allow rally at the U.S. Embassy, cordoned off the whole block, which, in addition to diplomatic missions, is also the French interior Ministry and the residence of the President is the Elysee Palace.
Paris police did not allow the campaign against racism and demanding justice in the case of death in the U.S. African-American George Floyd at the American Embassy in Paris, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
On the eve of the action the police and gendarmes cordoned off entire area, where, in addition to the U.S. Embassy, there are other diplomatic missions, as well as the French interior Ministry and the residence of the President is the Elysee Palace. Pass through police cordons could only locals or journalists.
About 10 thousand people gathered for a rally against racism and in solidarity with American protesters in the centre of Berlin, told RIA Novosti in the city police.
The action began at 14.00 (15.00 GMT), but the Alexanderplatz square is already Packed with people. The call of the speaker "to keep a minimum distance of five feet", the participants met with laughter - if they will keep their distance, then the majority will have to go outside the square.
Precious metals were in demand in all ages - even now, with the advent of crypto-currencies, gold and silver are listed and then what to talk about in the fourteenth century. It is believed that then the French Scrivener Nicolas Flamel found out the secret of the philosopher's stone.
A magical reagent solved two problems at once - to turn any metal into gold and to significantly prolong life. If you believe the "divine Comedy" of Dante, the place alchemists in the tenth ditch of the eighth circle of hell, but this, apparently, does not much terrify those who seek eternal life.
Export the third flight for the Russians, stuck in France because of the epidemic of the coronavirus, flew on Friday from the Paris airport Charles de Gaulle - Roissy in Moscow.
Flight SU2459 performed by the airline "Aeroflot". He took off from Paris at 19.25 local time.
The Russian Embassy in Paris has not been invited to the celebration of the 76th anniversary of the allied landing in Normandy, told RIA Novosti the representative of the Embassy.
"The Russian Embassy were not invited to the celebrations in Normandy" - said the Agency interlocutor.
A court in France has approved the transfer of the accused in the genocide in Rwanda businessman Félicien Kabuga to the proceedings before the international residual mechanism for criminal tribunals (MOMUC), informs TV channel France 24.
MOAT - UN, executing, among others, the function of the International Tribunal for Rwanda, whose mandate was completed in 2015.
The police of Paris during the evening of Tuesday detained 18 people who participated in uncoordinated protests against racism and police brutality, the radio station RMC.
It is noted that the exact reasons for the detention is not called.
The police used tear gas to disperse uncoordinated action against police violence and racism, which takes place on Tuesday evening in Paris, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
According to the BFMTV, the participation in the action are about 15 thousand people.
The implementation of the decisions of the Paris meeting, "Norman Quartet" impetus should be given, said the foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas.
"We discussed in the "Normandy format" (30 April), and in the format of videoconference meetings, during which we were United that the implementation of the outcomes of the summit "channel format" (in Paris) requires a new impetus. We have discussed this today too", - he said at a press conference after talks with his Ukrainian counterpart Dmitry Coleby in Berlin.
"French Breakfast" has become a concept that is known far outside of France, but because of the quarantine coronavirus residents of the country that pleasure was not available. RIA Novosti went to a cafe on the first day of opening after a long break.
In late may, Prime Minister Edward Philip announced new easing of restrictions in the country. In particular, finally allowed to open restaurants and cafes.
The French authorities have abolished most of the restrictions imposed due to pandemic coronavirus. The border will stay shut, however as a whole the country is returning to normal life: public parks, restaurants, bars, museums and no restrictions on internal travel. Fear in France second wave of infection — in the material RIA Novosti.
Quarantine in France, announced on March 17: the number of infected grew rapidly, and the healthcare system worked to the limit. Put life on pause, people locked in homes.
The square in front of Notre-Dame de Paris, which remained closed for more than a year after a fire partially destroyed the Cathedral on a Sunday afternoon was opened again for visitors, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
The main reason that prevented the access of Parisians and guests of the city to the area, was lead pollution recorded after the fire. The concentration of lead in the area around the Cathedral and nearby houses sometimes exceeded the permissible value several times. This required a multi-stage cleaning, in which, in particular, is treated in benches, lights and soil.
Fourteen Russians, temporarily stationed in Australia, with the assistance of the diplomatic missions of the Russian Federation returned to his homeland, it is spoken in the message of Embassy of the Russian Federation.
"Fourteen Russian citizens, temporarily present in Australia, with the assistance of the Russian Embassy in Australia and the Consulate General in Sydney has returned home. They flew commercial flights on 28 may in Paris and Frankfurt and on may 29 in London, where he was taken on Board export flights "Aeroflot". The transit was closely involved in the Russian Embassy in Paris and London and the Consulate General in Frankfurt am main. All work was carried out under the supervision of the coordinating staff of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia", - stated in the message of the Russian Embassy in Australia.
The most visited Museum world - the Louvre in Paris, which closed March 13 due to pandemic coronavirus, plans to open July 6, according to a communiqué of the Museum.
"The Prime Minister (of France) Edouard Philippe announced the opening of museums since June 2, and open gardens and parks with weekend, may 30... the Louvre Museum, the Tuileries gardens, garden Carousel and the national Museum of Eugene Delacroix, preparing for its opening", the message reads.
The French government took the decision to open parks and gardens in the so-called orange zones, including in Paris, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe.
"We have also decided to accelerate the opening of schools and colleges in all areas and high schools in "green" areas (where the low prevalence of coronavirus - ed.)... Opening of parks and gardens in the "orange" zones. But this renewed freedom requires obligations," said Philip, presenting the plan for the second phase of release from quarantine, which will start from June 2.