ISRAEL - FRANCE
Netanyahu warns of ‘grave mistake’ if France recognises Palestinian stateIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Sunday that France’s parliament would be making a “grave mistake” if it recognises a Palestinian state in a vote on December 2.
Transitional government appointed in Burkina FasoBurkina Faso authorities issued a decree on Sunday announcing an interim government, with President Michel Kafando and Prime Minister Lieutenant Colonel Isaac Zida also taking on t...
On The Observers
On The Observers
‘White helmets’, the Syrian men and women braving bombs to save livesIn Syria, they’re known as the Syrian Civil Defense. Elsewhere, they’re called the “white helmets”, which is what they wear during their rescue operations. For almost two years now...
FRANCE - RUSSIA
France’s cash-strapped far right turns to Russian lenderThe French far right’s cosiness with Vladimir Putin’s Russia is back in the spotlight as Marine Le Pen’s party confirms it borrowed nine million euros from a Russian lender, saying...
Carnage as suicide bomber targets Afghan volleyball matchAround 50 people were killed and 60 others wounded when a suicide blast ripped through crowds gathered to watch a volleyball game in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, officials said.
Switzerland beat France to claim first Davis Cup titleRoger Federer defeated Richard Gasquet 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 in the first reverse singles match Sunday as Switzerland took an unassailable 3-1 lead against France to win the Davis Cup fina...
Hamilton clinches Formula One title with Abu Dhabi winBritain's Lewis Hamilton picked up his second Formula One world title on Sunday with victory at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Tunisia makes history again with first free presidential pollTunisia headed to polls Sunday in the country’s first free presidential poll, as the birthplace of the “Arab Spring” made history again. But the resurgence of Islamist militancy an...