UK, Europe News Brief (Dec. 17): French President Tests Positive For COVID-19

Neil Woodrow
By Neil Woodrow
December 18, 2020NTD Evening Newsshare

The UK House of Commons foreign affairs committee published a thorough report addressing the UK’s relationship with Iran.

French President Emmanuel Macron has tested positive for COVID-19 and will self-isolate for the next seven days.

The blood of San Gennaro, the patron of Naples, failed to liquefy. Some in the southern Italian city see it as an omen of bad things to come.

Protesters demonstrate in Madrid against a draft law to legalize euthanasia as the Spanish parliament prepares to vote on it.

A Ukrainian artist is handcrafting Christmas tree figurines in her home studio. Inspired by her memories of a Christmas tree at her grandmother’s house, she’s reviving the old tradition of creating Christmas decorations with simple materials.

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