John Lichfield has been The Independent's man in Paris since 1997, covering French news. Before that, he was the paper's Foreign Editor and he has also worked in Brussels and Washington.
25 September 2014 06:34 PM
France ready to launch air strikes into Syria
24 September 2014 06:44 PM
Ten-day walkout over plans for no-frills subsidiary threatens very existence of national airline
24 September 2014 04:36 PM
Mr Gourdel was abducted on Sunday
19 September 2014 06:23 PM
Two Rafale fighter-bombers, accompanied by two support aircraft, attacked an Isis ammunition depot near Mosul
19 September 2014 03:39 PM
Former president will announce his return this weekend
18 September 2014 08:03 PM
François Hollande insists he will plough on to the end of his presidential term, despite his abysmal levels of popularity.
16 September 2014 05:27 PM
‘Television of the future’ up against one of the world’s most heavily regulated media markets
15 September 2014 07:01 PM
Twenty-six nations, including Russia, China and 10 Arab states, pledged yesterday to fight the terrorist group Isis “by any means necessary”.
15 September 2014 12:14 AM
Iran has not been invited and has dismissed the Paris meeting as a 'show conference'
14 September 2014 12:00 AM
In Burgundy, John Lichfield watches the first truly medieval castle in 500 years take shape
9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
Have we reached 'peak food'? Shortages loom as global production rates slow
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
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