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French-speaking countries and territories,
Member states of the United Nations,
Articles with short description,
Articles containing potentially dated statements from 2011
Republic with mainland in Europe and numerous oversea territories
Country in Western Europe having borders with Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Monaco, Andorra and Spain.
The French Republic, a country in western Europe and member state of the European Union (since 1993), having Paris as its capital city, bounded by Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Monaco, Andorra, and Spain.