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Second-largest city of France and prefecture of Provence-Alpes-C么te d'Azur

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Marseille: Second-largest city of France and prefecture of Provence-Alpes-C么te d'Azur
Marseille is the prefecture of the department of Bouches-du-Rh么ne and region of Provence-Alpes-C么te d'Azur in France. It is located on the Mediterranean coast near the mouth of the Rh么ne. Marseille is the second largest city in France, covering an area of 241聽km2 (93聽sq聽mi) and had a population of 870,018 in 2016. Its metropolitan area, which extends over 3,174聽km2 (1,225聽sq聽mi) is the third-largest in France after those of Paris and Lyon, with a population of 1,760,653 as of 2017, or 3,100,329 (2019) by the broader Eurostat definition of metropolitan region.

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Pep Guardiola plays down criticism and hails Manchester City response [Video]

Pep Guardiola plays down criticism and hails Manchester City response

Pep Guardiola hailed they way his Manchester City players brushed aside recentcriticism to ease to a 3-0 Champions League win at Marseille. Ferran Torres,Ilkay Gundogan and Raheem Sterling were all on..

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Champions League match preview: Marseille v Man City [Video]

Champions League match preview: Marseille v Man City

Manchester City are set to take on French team Marseille at the StadeVelodrome on October 27. Take a look at the stats here.

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French chef leads noisy protest against COVID-19 restrictions in Bordeaux [Video]

French chef leads noisy protest against COVID-19 restrictions in Bordeaux

The closure of bars and restaurants in Marseille amid a surge of COVID-19 cases has prompted fears of similar measures elsewhere in France. View on euronews

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Coronavirus pandemic: Virus surges in France, Marseille fights against closures [Video]

Coronavirus pandemic: Virus surges in France, Marseille fights against closures

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Diners in Marseille defy restaurant ban [Video]

Diners in Marseille defy restaurant ban

Some restaurants in the southern French city of Marseille remained opened on Monday in defiance of President Emmanuel Macron's government order to shut down bars and restaurants in France's..

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Europe faces resurgence: Protests against new rules in Marseille [Video]

Europe faces resurgence: Protests against new rules in Marseille

Across Europe, countries are battling to contain the coronavirus.

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