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France in a week

  • Holland regrets the inability of Russia to convince Bashar Al-Assad to resign

    March 21, 2013

    French President François Hollande regretted the current impasse in the Syrian crisis and the failure of the Russians to "persuade" President Bashar al-Assad to "step  ...more

  • France calls to arm Syrian opposition

    March 21, 2013

    On Sunday, March 17, 2013, the Foreign Minister, Laurent Fabius called again to arm Syrian opposition fighters or "Al-Qaeda" will win.

    Fabius said: "If we want to achieve  ...more

  • Valls: Dozens of French Jihadists are in Syria

    March 13, 2013

    French Minister of the Interior Manuel Valls admitted that there are dozens of French 'Jihadists' in Syria.

    In an interview on BFMTV channel on Sunday, Valls said that  ...more

  • Thousands protest against French austerity budget

    March 13, 2013

    Tens of thousands of civil servants have launched their first nationwide protest against austerity measures by the socialist administration of President Francois Hollande in 120 cities across  ...more

  • Suspected French jihadist arrested in Mali

    March 12, 2013

    Authorities in Mali have arrested a suspected French radical Muslim.

    A Defense Ministry official says 24-year-old Ibrahim Ouattara was recently detained in Sevare, a town in central Mali  ...more

  • M. Le Pen is the second most appreciated political woman in France

    March 12, 2013

    French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has said she was the country’s most popular female politician after coming second in an opinion survey, describing the top ranker, International  ...more

  • Fourth French soldier killed in Mali

    March 12, 2013

    France said Wednesday that a fourth French soldier had been killed during fighting against Islamist militants in Mali.

    The presidency said in a statement that the soldier, with the 68th  ...more

  • Franco-Russian discussion

    March 01, 2013

    Conflicts between France and Russia have increased due to the issue of Russian arms deliveries to Syria and the French lack of strategic vision in Mali.

    Mr. Lavrov said, “France is  ...more

  • The war in Mali has cost 2.5 ME per day to France

    March 01, 2013

    The French military intervention in Mali which began on January 11 has already cost 70 million euros to France.

    "Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister of Defence, gave an update yesterday on  ...more

  • France to expel radical imams within days: minister

    March 01, 2013

    BRUSSELS: French Interior Minister Manuel Valls said Tuesday that Paris is set to deport a string of radical religious imams as part of a fight against "global jihadism".


  • Jack Lang to Head France’s Arab World Institute

    March 01, 2013

    France’s former culture minister Jack Lang has been elected the new president of Paris’s famed Arab World Institute (AWI), the cultural organisation announced Friday.

    In his  ...more




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