France gives citizenship to 12,000 foreigners who helped on front line during pandemic

France gives citizenship to 12,000 foreigners who helped on front line during pandemic

More than 12,000 foreign workers whose jobs put them on the front line during the Covid pandemic have been given citizenship under a special scheme that fast-tracked their applications, the French government has announced.

Language tests and deportation for the unemployed – what a Marine Le Pen victory could mean for foreigners in France
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Language tests and deportation for the unemployed – what a Marine Le Pen victory could mean for foreigners in France

COMPARE: Which European countries have the toughest rules for gaining citizenship?
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COMPARE: Which European countries have the toughest rules for gaining citizenship?

Living in France: What are the advantages of getting an EU passport?
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Living in France: What are the advantages of getting an EU passport?

Reader question: What’s the difference between French residency and citizenship?
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Reader question: What’s the difference between French residency and citizenship?

Philosophy, household chores and cheese – what might you be asked in the French citizenship interview?

Philosophy, household chores and cheese – what might you be asked in the French citizenship interview?

Am I eligible for French citizenship?
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Am I eligible for French citizenship?

‘Thank you France, for offering me citizenship to recognise my work during the pandemic’

‘Thank you France, for offering me citizenship to recognise my work during the pandemic’

FACTCHECK: Have 10,000 Brits really moved to France since the Brexit vote?

FACTCHECK: Have 10,000 Brits really moved to France since the Brexit vote?

EU agrees to three-month Brexit ‘flextension’

EU agrees to three-month Brexit ‘flextension’

Number of Britons who move to EU at highest level in a decade

Number of Britons who move to EU at highest level in a decade

Uproar as nurse denied French citizenship for ‘working too much’

Uproar as nurse denied French citizenship for ‘working too much’

No, a quickie marriage in France won’t save you from Brexit
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No, a quickie marriage in France won’t save you from Brexit

France set to make language test for French citizenship harder

France set to make language test for French citizenship harder

How Americans can become French citizens
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How Americans can become French citizens

Becoming French: ‘We belong in France and we feel European’

Becoming French: ‘We belong in France and we feel European’

Britons in Europe hold breath as MPs set to vote on Brexit deal

Britons in Europe hold breath as MPs set to vote on Brexit deal

How Brexit and the fight for rights united Britons from across Europe

How Brexit and the fight for rights united Britons from across Europe

Could this EU Green Card save freedom of movement for Britons in Europe?

Could this EU Green Card save freedom of movement for Britons in Europe?

Battling Brexit: How a group of Brits in Europe took on the fight for citizens’ rights

Battling Brexit: How a group of Brits in Europe took on the fight for citizens’ rights

What I can tell you about interview to gain French citizenship
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What I can tell you about interview to gain French citizenship

France naturalizes 120,000 new French citizens (including hundreds of Brits)

France naturalizes 120,000 new French citizens (including hundreds of Brits)

Brexit: Why French citizenship is not the solution for most Brits in France

Brexit: Why French citizenship is not the solution for most Brits in France

France scraps plan to strip jihadists of French nationality

France scraps plan to strip jihadists of French nationality

Stripping French citizenship: What all the fuss is about

Stripping French citizenship: What all the fuss is about

French MPs vote through post attacks constitution changes

French MPs vote through post attacks constitution changes

Worried after Brexit? Here’s how to become French
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Worried after Brexit? Here’s how to become French

Fewer foreigners gain French citizenship

Fewer foreigners gain French citizenship

Fundraiser begins in France to help Americans to renounce US citizenship

Fundraiser begins in France to help Americans to renounce US citizenship

Number of British nationals gaining French citizenship increases tenfold

Number of British nationals gaining French citizenship increases tenfold

France scraps citizenship tests

France scraps citizenship tests

Arnault: I’ll sue paper over ‘Get lost’ taunt

Arnault: I’ll sue paper over ‘Get lost’ taunt