Dunkirk, Aug. 31. - President Faure and M. Hanotaux, the French minister for foreign afïairs, landed here at 9:45 a. m., from the French cruiser Pothuau, on their return from Russia. They were met by the premier, M. Meline; the minister for war. General Billet and the minister of marine, Admiral Besnard. tf. Meline, in tendering to the president the congratulations of the cabinet, was warmly applauded and the immense erowd present enthusiastically cheered the chief magistrate of France.