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BNP Paribas SA pleaded guilty in Manhattan federal court to violating U.S. sanctions after agreeing last week to pay a record $8.97 billion to resolve state and federal probes that reached the highest echelons of French and American diplomacy.
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Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu spoke on Wednesday with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and US Secretary of State John Kerry, and released the following statement to the international community: "Hamas and other terrorist groups in Gaza are firing rockets on cities throughout ... (more)
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It's an old fortress on a tiny island, surrounded by pine trees and the turquoise waters of the Mediterranean Sea: The Fort de Bregancon has been the very private holiday retreat of French leaders for decades.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has shaken up the military's top brass amid renewed fighting with pro-Russia separatists in the country's east, Reuters reports .
Actress Charlize Theron and actor Sean Penn arrive hand in hand at Dior's Fall-Winter 2014-2015 Haute Couture fashion collection, in Paris, France, Monday, July 7, 2014.
French Prime Minister Manuel Valls was in the firing line Tuesday as leading labour organisations boycotted a summit aimed at creating 500,000 new jobs in unemployment-hit France and accused him of pandering to big business.
The head of the European Jewish Congress is appealing for European governments to take concrete action against anti-Semitism, and has made France his starting point.
An Isle of Man WW2 veteran who was involved in the D-Day landings in 1944, has received the highest Manx honour at a ceremony.
US President Barack Obama and his French counterpart Francois Hollande on Tuesday agreed to coordinate measures for imposing new sanctions on Russia if it fails to initiate prompt action toward deescalating conflict in Ukraine.
Seismologists say a magnitude-7.1 earthquake has shaken southernmost Mexico. Local media say the quake was felt strongly across much of southern Mexico, but there are no immediate reports of injury.
More than 60 Nigerian girls and women abducted two weeks ago by Islamic extremists have managed to escape, officials said Monday, though more than 200 girls kidnapped in April still remain missing.
File - Prime Minister-designate Tammam Salam, right, receives U.S. ambassador to Lebanon David Hale in Beirut, Friday, Jan. 24, 2014.
Retreating pro-Russian insurgents dug in on Monday in Ukraine's sprawling industrial hub of Donetsk after government forces scored a string of morale-boosting victories in the bloody battle for the future of the ex-Soviet state.
With France's economic recovery lagging behind its neighbors in Europe, executives are blaming President Francois Hollande 's policy zig-zags for undermining confidence and are asking him to follow through on his pledges to make the country more business friendly.
While Socialist President Hollande seems ever weaker, and his predecessor faces charges of influence-peddling, the political winner could well be France's right-wing Front National, writes DW's Christoph Hasselbach.
A female teacher was stabbed to death Friday in front of her pupils at a primary school in the southern French town of Albi by a student's mother, who was immediately detained.
Updated: Wed Jul 09, 2014 07:30 pm
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