De Gaulle legacy: 'He was not subservient to America'As France marks the fortieth anniversary of Charles de Gaulle’s death, FRANCE 24 speaks with a US historian about the French statesman's legacy and international image.
Charles de Gaulle: A life of political influenceAs France celebrates the fortieth anniversary of Charles de Gaulle's death, France24.com takes a look back at highlights from the life and career of the man widely considered...
In The Papers
IN THE PAPERS
France remembers Charles de Gaulle 40 years onFrench papers, 9.11.2010: It's 40 years today since Charles de Gaulle died. We look at coverage in the national and regional papers of that fateful day in 1970 when "Fran...
WORLD WAR II
Sarkozy in London for 70th anniversary of de Gaulle's resistance callFrench President Nicolas Sarkozy was in London on Friday to mark the 70th anniversary of Charles de Gaulle's impassioned BBC radio appeal to his compatriots to resist the Nazi...