Onus on Russia to 'save' Syria peace processFrance and Germany said Friday that the latest peace plan drawn up by world powers for a ceasefire between Syrian government forces and rebels within a week can only work if…
Deadly attack targets UN mission in northern MaliGunfire and explosions tore through a UN peacekeeping camp in the northern Malian city of Kidal on Friday, killing at least six people, according to officials.
Upheaval for France’s Greens after leader joins gov'tFrance’s Green party has disowned leader Emmanuelle Cosse after she accepted the position of housing minister in Thursday’s cabinet reshuffle.
Video: Can love finally beat the caste system in Senegal?In Senegal, genealogy is not to be taken lightly. A rigid social hierarchy sometimes thwarts blossoming romances. We bring you a 26-minute documentary on these "forbidden" loves.
France to move 1,000 migrants from Calais 'Jungle'Local French government authorities said Friday they would move up to 1,000 migrants living in the notorious Jungle camp in the northern port town of Calais.
Forbidden love in Senegal: Khady and Massamba's caste struggleWith Saint Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we decided to take a look at some modern-day Romeo and Juliets, couples who are in love but faced with enormous obstacles.
US Republicans 'asked Iran to delay prisoner swap'Members of the US Republican Party asked officials in Tehran to delay a January prisoner swap until after the 2016 presidential election, an Iranian admiral told FRANCE 24 on…
Deadly prison riot in northern Mexico leaves scores deadA prison riot in the northern Mexican city of Monterrey has killed fifty-two people and wounded twelve on the eve of Pope Francis’ trip to the region, according to the state…
'Cessation of hostilities' agreed at Syria talks in MunichMajor powers agreed on Friday to implement a cessation of hostilities in Syria and to expand delivery of humanitarian aid to people caught up in the conflict, officials said.
The highs and lows of outgoing Foreign Minister FabiusLaurent Fabius, who announced Wednesday that he was stepping down as French foreign minister, achieved soaring international stature for his role in negotiating the Iran nuclear…
Ex-French PM named foreign minister in cabinet reshufflePresident François Hollande on Thursday named Jean-Marc Ayrault (pictured) as France’s new foreign minister, amid a government reshuffle that saw a handful of environmental…
Fake Swedish coin mocking king reappears, fooling mediaA fake coin mocking the Swedish king that made worldwide headlines when it circulated in the kingdom in 2012 was on Thursday thrown back into the spotlight after a photo of it…
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