Inspired by grandfather, ‘Bond’ director Mendes returns with tense war film ‘1917’

LONDON (Reuters) – Four years after wrapping up his second James Bond film, Oscar-winning director Sam Mendes is back, this time on the front lines of World War One in “1917,” an ambitious drama inspired by his grandfather’s experiences. Director … Continue reading Inspired by grandfather, ‘Bond’ director Mendes returns with tense war film ‘1917’

Macron wants Sahel leaders to clarify stance on French military operation in region

France’s President Emmanuel Macron arrives for the NATO leaders summit in Watford, Britain December 4, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls WATFORD, England (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday he wanted a clarification from west African leaders on France’s military … Continue reading Macron wants Sahel leaders to clarify stance on French military operation in region