Boko Haram kidnap Cameroon minister's wife in deadly attackA local traditional leader as well as relatives of Cameroon's vice prime minister were among people kidnapped by Nigerian Islamist militants Sunday in coordinated raids that l...
France calls on its nationals to leave Libya as violence escalatesThe French ministry of foreign affairs on Sunday became the latest to call its nationals to leave Libya as the death toll from two weeks of clashes between rival factions topped 15...
ISRAEL - GAZA STRIP
Netanyahu says Hamas 'violating its own ceasefire'Israel and Hamas have resumed fighting despite tentative offers to extend a humanitarian truce since the end of an initial 12-hour temporary ceasefire on Saturday.
Muslims prepare for Eid al-Fitr festivalThe Muslim festival of Eid al-Fitr that marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan will begin on Monday in many countries around the world, including Gulf states and France...
‘Irresponsible’ American dad tries to scale Mont Blanc with childrenA French mayor has blasted a US dad and self-confessed “adrenaline junkie” who tried to scale Mont Blanc with his two children, aged nine and 11, and got caught in an avalanche.
RUSSIA - EU
Ukraine fighting prevents observers from accessing MH17 crash siteHeavy shelling around the crash site of downed Malaysian flight MH17 forced Dutch and Australian police to scrap a planned trip on Sunday, as 13 people including two children were...
In pictures: Crowds flock to enjoy the Tour de France showEvery year since 1975, the Tour de France has finished on the Champs-Élysées in Paris. Cycling fans and tourists come in huge numbers to join the party on the final day of the race...
FRANCE – MALI
Video: At the scene of the Air Algérie crash in MaliThere isn’t much left of Air Algérie Flight AH 5017, which crashed in Mali near the Burkinabe border last Thursday.