In pictures: ن - a sign of support for Iraq’s persecuted ChristiansAn estimated 3,000 Iraqi Christian families from the northern city of Mosul have abandoned their homes in recent days after becoming the target of jihadists who overran the region....
EU - RUSSIA
EU broadens sanctions on Russia over Ukraine crisisThe European Union on Tuesday agreed to impose further economic sanctions on Russia over its role in the escalating Ukraine crisis, zooming in on the country’s oil, defence and sen...
On The Observers
Libya's descent into chaos 'worse than revolution'Muammar Gaddafi promised chaos, and Libya seems headed straight in that direction. Three years after the fall of his regime, intense conflicts between rival militias are tearing th...
Calls mount to ban France’s ‘violent’ Jewish Defence LeaguePressure is mounting on France to ban a far-right Jewish group, described as violent and extreme by critics, following its involvement in clashes at a pro-Palestinian protest in Pa...
Venezuela: Hugo Chavez’s ‘little bird’ strikes againVenezuelan President Nicolas Maduro continues to “communicate” with his late predecessor via the animal kingdom.
FRANCE - BELGIUM
France extradites suspected Jewish Museum shooter to BelgiumFrance on Tuesday handed over to Belgium a French-Algerian man suspected of carrying out a deadly shooting in May at the Jewish Museum in Brussels.
Video: How tourism is helping Rwanda’s gorillas, ex-poachersRwanda’s National Volcano Park, home of the endangered mountain gorilla, has actively recruited former poachers to work in the booming ecotourism trade.