Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong stand firmTens of thousands of pro-democracy protesters extended a blockade of Hong Kong’s streets on Tuesday, stockpiling supplies and erecting makeshift barricades in defiance of a call by...
TURKEY - SYRIA
Video: Anger at Turkey-Syria border as IS group assaults KobaneIn a small corner of the major international fight against the Islamic State (IS) group, dramatic scenes have been unfolding on the Turkish side of the Turkey-Syria border.
On The Observers
Doubts surround Boko Haram leader’s 'third death'Last Thursday, the Nigerian army announced that a high-ranking member of Boko Haram had died in battle. Using amateur photos and videos as evidence, they claimed that the man in qu...
Video: Iraq struggles to shelter refugees fleeing IS groupThe growing number of Iraqis fleeing the Islamic State extremist group has put a strain on the country’s northern Dohuk region, where refugee camps are already stretched thin by th...
South of France hit by devastating floodsAround 60 towns in the south of France have been officially declared natural disaster sites following severe flooding caused by torrential downpours, French Interior Minister Berna...
Video: Syrian student risks her life to film IS group strongholdFRANCE 24 has obtained rare footage secretly shot by a female student in the northern Syrian city of Raqqa, the stronghold of the Islamic State group in Syria.
FRANCE - DEBT
French debt passes two trillion euro mark for first timeFrance's public debt topped the symbolic level of 2.0 trillion euros for the first time, according to quarterly data published by the national statistics agency INSEE on Tuesd...
Hamas and IS branches of same ‘poisonous tree,’ Netanyahu tells UNIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had promised a “razor sharp” speech at the UN General Assembly, and he didn’t disappoint.