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French President Francois Hollande expressed concern about deaths in Gaza on Thursday, one day after telling Israel it should take "all the necessary measures" to protect itself from militants' rockets.
The leaders of France and Germany backed Russia by calling for a new ceasefire in eastern Ukraine on Thursday but told President Vladimir Putin to prevent separatist fighters and arms crossing the border into Ukraine.
Ukrainian forces regained more ground but sustained further casualties on Thursday in clashes with separatists, while two Western allies urged Russia's Vladimir Putin to exert more pressure on the rebels to find a negotiated end to the conflict.
The head of the European Jewish Congress appealed Tuesday for European governments to take tougher action against anti-Semitism - and has made France his starting point.
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.
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)
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.
Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 07:41 am
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