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French Community

(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) an international association consisting of France and a number of former French colonies: founded in 1958 as a successor to the French Union
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French′ Commu′nity

an association of France and its former colonies, territories, and overseas departments, formed in 1958.
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McCormick returned from the Battle of Cantigny in World War I, he renamed the family estate known as Red Oaks in honor of the French community of Cantigny.
The 2018 edition of the African Film International Festival had huge input from the French community with a day of the week-long festival dedicated to French films.
In fact, the French Week does not solely concern the French community and everything has been done to give an international dimension to the project.
Macron during his visit to Egypt CAIRO -- 29 January 2019: French President Emanuel Macron met with the French community in Egypt and expressed his keenness to cooperate with Egypt in several fields.
We strongly encourage the French community in Qatar to take part in such events." Jos` Saucedo, head of DEAP in Qatar, said:"This was DEAP's 70th beach cleanup.
Members of the French community in Qatar turned up in large numbers at The Ritz Carlton, Doha on Sunday to watch the FIFA 2018 World Cup final between France and Croatia, played at Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow.
City Centre Rotana Doha celebrates the French National Day by reviving the French night at its famous Olive Oil restaurant by offering visitors with endless choices of delicious dishes, rich creations and special touches from the best chefs and make it an extremely memorable affair for the French community of Qatar.
The event focuses on informing the French community about what Syria has suffered during seven years of organized war and terrorism supported by Western and Arab governments, including France, all of whom contributed to the killing and displacement of Syrians.
In an intimate event held September 20 at the Manila House, La Cornue showcased the brand new kitchen masterpiece named Cornufe, in the presence of guests from the French community as well as the members of local media.
Summary: On the French National Day on Friday, new French envoy appreciates role of French community in the UAE
The book "Au travail, en immersion" ("working with immersion") presents a collection of both practical and theoretical chapters about immersion education in the French community of Belgium, written in two of Belgium's official languages, Dutch and French.

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