FRANCE - MOROCCO
Death toll rises to 71 refugees in Austrian truck tragedyA truck that was discovered abandoned on an Austrian motorway on Thursday contained 71 bodies including children, police sources said Friday. At least three people have been…
FRANCE - RELIGION
Outrage as French far right invited to Catholic conferenceFrench Christian groups were outraged this week after a member of the country’s far-right National Front (FN), and granddaughter of the party’s founder Jean-Marie Le Pen, was…
On The Observers
Meet the French troops hunting jihadists in SahelWe take you inside "Operation Barkhane", France's anti-terrorist operation in Africa’s Sahel and Sahara.
Greek snap election set for September 20Greece's president confirmed the widely-expected date of September 20 for the country's snap election on Friday as an opinion poll suggested former Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras…
French cannabis dealer caught after handing out flyersA hapless French cannabis dealer was arrested last week after handing out flyers, with his full contact information, advertising his “business”.
Hundreds feared dead after boat sinks off LibyaLibyan authorities on Friday were collecting the bodies of migrants who drowned off the coastal city of Zuwara, with some 200 feared dead in the latest disaster involving…
Record one billion people use Facebook in single dayFacebook boasted of a new benchmark Thursday in its seemingly inexorable march to Internet ubiquity: a billion people used the social network in a single day.