FRANCE - BELGIUM
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.
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...
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...
LIBYA - FRANCE
France evacuates its nationals from LibyaFrance was evacuating its nationals from Libya on Tuesday amid increasing lawlessness and unrest, a government source said, after similar moves by other European nations.
ISRAEL - GAZA STRIP
Israeli strikes target symbols of Hamas powerIsraeli aircraft, tanks and navy gunboats pounded symbols of Hamas control in Gaza City early Tuesday, in the heaviest bombardment in three weeks of Israel-Hamas fighting.
USA - RUSSIA
US says Russia violated arms treaty by testing cruise missileThe United States and the European Union agreed on Monday to escalate sanctions against Russia in the wake of the downing of a passenger jet over East Ukraine. Washington has accus...
Argentina in last-ditch effort to avert defaultArgentina's government said Monday it will make another effort to reach a deal with U.S. creditors ahead of a looming deadline that risks sending the country into its second d...