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Finland–United States relations

Finland – United States relations are bilateral relations between Finland and the United States. According to the 2012 U.S. Global Leadership Report, 48% of Finnish people approve of U.S. leadership, with 34% disapproving and 18% uncertain.

Juho Jannes

Juho Kaarle Jannes, was a Finnish agricultural politician who served as the first chairman of the Finnish Agricultural Producers Union in 1917 to 1918 and 1923-1955. The parents of Jannes were professor and senator Arvid Genetz and Julia Arppe. G ...

Katja Pehrman

Katja Pehrman is a Finnish diplomat. She has been the Finnish OSCE Ambassador since 1 September 2013 and chaired by the Human Dimension Committee in 2016. She started working for the Ministry for Foreign Affairs in 2002. Prior to the OSCE Ambassa ...

Aarne Wuorimaa

Aarne Artur Wuorimaa, was a Finnish diplomat who served as the Finnish Ambassador to Hitlers Germany in the 1930s. The parents of Wuorimaa were parish priest, MP Arthur Oliver Wuorimaa and Anna Emilia Fabritius. He graduated in 1910 and graduated ...

France–Germany relations

The relations between France and Germany form an integral part of the wider politics of Europe with both countries being founder Member states of the European Union and its predecessor the European Communities since its inception in 1958 with the ...

France–Greece relations

France–Greece relations, or Franco-Greek relations, are foreign relations between France and Greece. In modern times, both countries established diplomatic relations in 1833, three years after Greek Independence. France and Greece, due to strong ...

France–Holy See relations

Holy See–France relations are very ancient and have existed since the 5th century. They have been durable to the extent that France is sometimes called the eldest daughter of the Church. Areas of cooperation between Paris and the Holy See have tr ...

France–Hong Kong relations

France and Hong Kong bilateral relations could be traced back to the period of the Second French Empire 1852 to 1870. Hong Kong had been a British colony since the First Opium War. In 1856, a French missionary, Father Auguste Chapdelaine, was exe ...

France–Iceland relations

French–Icelandic relations are foreign relations between Iceland and France. Diplomatic relations between them were established on January 10, 1946. Both nations are members of the European Economic Area, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, the O ...

France–Indonesia relations

France–Indonesia relations are foreign bilateral relations between the French Republic and the Republic of Indonesia. The indirect relation between France and Indonesia was commenced during early 19th century colonial Dutch East Indies. Since 201 ...

2018 attack on the Iran Embassy in France

The 2018 attack on the Iran Embassy in France was an action on 14 September 2018, Friday afternoon by 15 Kurdish activists who burned the flag of Iran in front of the embassy and broke some windows with stones.

France–Iran relations

French–Iranian relations are the international relations between France and Iran. Iran has generally enjoyed a friendly relationship with France since the Middle Ages. The travels of Jean-Baptiste Tavernier are particularly well known to Safavid ...

France–Iraq relations

French–Iraq relations refers to the relations between France and Iraq. France played a major role in Iraqi succession from the Ottoman Empire and eventual freedom from British colonial status. The Franco-Iraqi relationship is often defined by con ...

France–Ireland relations

France–Ireland relations refers to the current and historical relations between France and Ireland. Both nations are members of the Council of Europe, European Union and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

France–Israel relations

After the Israeli Declaration of Independence in 1948 and in the early 1950s, France and Israel maintained close political and military ties. France was Israels main weapons supplier until its withdrawal from Algeria in 1962. Three days before th ...

France–Italy relations

France–Italy relations refers to international relations between the French Republic and the Italian Republic. Relations occur on the diplomatic, political, military, economic, and cultural level between France and Italy, officially the Italian R ...

France–Kazakhstan relations

France–Kazakhstan relations refers to the diplomatic relations between France and Kazakhstan. Both nations are members of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe.

France–Kenya relations

France recognises that Kenya plays a key role in regional stability. Cooperation between both countries has increased especially after the inclusion of Kenya in the Priority Solidarity Zone ZSP by the French government in 1999. In 2011, the Prime ...

France–Kiribati relations

France–Kiribati relations refers to foreign relations between the France and Kiribati. The two countries maintain official diplomatic relations, but no diplomatic presence on each others territory; the French embassy in Suva is accredited to Kiri ...

France–Kosovo relations

French–Kosovan relations refer to the bilateral relations between France and Kosovo. When Kosovo declared its independence from Serbia on 17 February 2008, France became one of the first countries to announce officially about recognition of sover ...

France–Kurdistan Region relations

France–Kurdistan Region relations are bilateral relations between France and Kurdistan Region. France has a consulate general in Erbil and Kurdistan Region has a representation in Paris. The ties between France and Kurdistan Region have been very ...

France–Libya relations

Franco-Libyan relations is the relationship between Libya and France. For the most part, their historical relations are complicated. Libya maintains its embassy in Paris. France also has an embassy in Tripoli.

France–Malaysia relations

France–Malaysia relations refers to a foreign relations between France and Malaysia. France has an embassy in Kuala Lumpur, and Malaysia has an embassy in Paris.

France–Mexico relations

France–Mexico relations refers to the diplomatic relations between France and Mexico. Both nations are members of the G-20 major economies, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development and the United Nations.

France–Monaco relations

Only in 1419 did Monaco gain control of its own sovereignty from French control after Lambert Grimaldi convinced the French king Charles VIII to grant it independence. King Louis XII recognized Monaco in 1512 with the signing of a document that a ...

France–Mozambique relations

France–Mozambique relations are the bilateral relations between the French Republic and the Republic of Mozambique. France has an embassy in Maputo at 2361 Avenue Julius Nyerere. Since September 2015, the French ambassador to Mozambique is Bruno ...

France–Myanmar relations

France-Myanmar relations refers to interstate relations of Myanmar and France. Relations began in the early 18th century, as the French East India Company was attempting to extend its influence into Southeast Asia. France became involved upon the ...

France–Netherlands relations

The French–Dutch relations refer to the interstate and bilateral relations between France and the Netherlands. The two countries notably share a border division in the Caribbean island of Saint Martin, to which the northern part of the island is ...

France–New Zealand relations

France–New Zealand relations refers to international relations between New Zealand and France. Relations between France and New Zealand have been rocky at times, but more recently become much closer. Bilateral relations have been generally good s ...

France–North Korea relations

Relations between France and North Korea do not exist, as the two nations do not have formal diplomatic relations with one another. France is the only European Union member not to recognise North Korea. According to a 2013 BBC World Service Poll, ...

France–Norway relations

France–Norway relations are foreign relations between France and Norway. Both countries established diplomatic relations in 1905, after Norways independence. France has an embassy in Oslo. Norway has an embassy in Paris. Both countries are full m ...

France–Pakistan relations

The Pakistan–France relations refers to the bilateral, cultural, and international relations between Pakistan and France. the relationships are based on military, defence, cultural, educational cooperation and economic ties. Trade between the two ...

France–Papua New Guinea relations

France – Papua New Guinea relations refer to foreign relations between France and Papua New Guinea. Official diplomatic relations were established in 1976. France has an embassy in Port Moresby but Papua New Guinea has no diplomatic representatio ...

France–Peru relations

France–Peru relations refers to the diplomatic relations between the French Republic and the Republic of Peru. Both nations are members of the United Nations and the World Trade Organization.

France–Philippines relations

France–Philippines relations refers to the foreign relations between France and the Philippines. In 1947, France and the Philippines signed a Treaty of Amity which established diplomatic relations with the two countries. France is the Philippines ...

France–Poland relations

Polish–French relations date back several centuries, although they really only became relevant in the times of the French Revolution and the reign of Napoleon I. Poles were allies of Napoleon; a large Polish community settled in France in the 19t ...

France–Qatar relations

France–Qatar relations are the bilateral relations between France and the State of Qatar. The first embassy to be established was the Qatari embassy in France in 1972, and the first bilateral agreement was signed in 1974.

France–Romania relations

French-Romanian relations are bilateral foreign relations between France and Romania. Diplomatic relations between the two countries date back to 1880, when mutual legations were opened, although contacts between France and Romanias precursor sta ...

France–Russia relations

France–Russia relations date back to the early modern period. According to a 2017 Pew Global Attitudes Project survey, 36% of French people have a favorable view of Russia, with 62% expressing an unfavorable view. A 2018 opinion poll published by ...

France–Saudi Arabia relations

France–Saudi Arabia relations refer to foreign relations between France and Saudi Arabia. Diplomatic relations began in 1926. Today Saudi Arabia is an ally of France, with strong economic, military and political coordination on many topics such a ...

France–Serbia relations

French-Serbian relations are foreign relations between France and Serbia. Both countries established diplomatic relations on January 18, 1879, between French Third Republic and Kingdom of Serbia. Both countries are members of United Nations, Coun ...

France–Singapore relations

Established in 1979, and belonging to a worldwide network of 114 French Chambers UCCIFE in 78 countries with over 25.000 companies, the French Chamber of Commerce in Singapore FCCS is one of the leading chambers in South East Asia. The FCCS missi ...

France–Somalia relations

Bilateral relations between France and Somalia were established shortly after Somalias independence. The French government opened an embassy in Mogadishu, and its Somali counterpart likewise maintained an embassy in Paris. The French embassy late ...

France–South Korea relations

France–South Korea relations have spanned over a period from the 19th century to the present. In 2016, France and Korea celebrate 130th anniversary of diplomatic ties between the countries. According to a 2013 BBC World Service Poll, 70% of South ...

France–Spain relations

France–Spain relations are Bilateral relations between France and Spain, in which both share a long border across the Pyrenees, other than one point which is cut off by Andorra. As two of the most powerful kingdoms of the early modern era, France ...

France–Sweden relations

France–Sweden relations refers to the current and historical relations between France and Sweden. Both nations are members of the Council of Europe, European Union and the OECD.

France–Switzerland relations

Diplomatic relations between France and Switzerland have traditionally been close, notably through important economic and cultural exchanges. Switzerland and France, which is part of the European Union, share about 600 km of border prompting stro ...

France–Thailand relations

France–Thailand relations cover a period from the 16th century until modern times. Relations started in earnest during the reign of Louis XIV of France with numerous reciprocal embassies and a major attempt by France to Christianize the kingdom o ...

France–Trinidad and Tobago relations

Bilateral relations between the countries of France and Trinidad and Tobago have existed for about two hundred years. Currently, France has an embassy in Port of Spain. Trinidad and Tobago is represented in France through its embassy in Brussels. ...

France–Turkey relations

French–Turkish relations cover a long period from the 16th century to the present, starting with the alliance established between Francis I and Suleiman the Magnificent. Relations remained essentially friendly during a period of nearly three cent ...