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The families of Chinese passengers on flight MH370 gathered outside the offices of the Malaysia Airlines on Thursday, 6 August, after learning that aircraft debris was confirmed to come from the missing plane.
06/08/2015 - France - Malaysia

More debris said to be found as families express 'serious doubts' that wreckage is from MH370

Aircraft seat cushions, window panes and other debris have been found on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion, Malaysia’s transport minister said Thursday, after the Malaysian prime minister ...
Debris suspected to come from the missing Malaysian Airlines flight was discovered on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion, 29 July 2015
05/08/2015 - France - Malaysia

Investigators begin to inspect plane wreckage for clues to MH370 mystery

Australia on Wednesday said there could be confirmation this week that the washed-up plane part being examined in Toulouse has come from Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.

Angel Di Maria playing for Argentina in the Copa America, 30 June 2015.
05/08/2015 - Football

Di Maria passes PSG medical for Manchester United deal

Argentine winger Angel di Maria undertook a medical in Doha on Tuesday ahead of his move from Manchester United to French champions Paris Saint-Germain.
The EC’s Migration and Home Affairs Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos, seen here in May 2015, has announced a 20-million-euro instalment to France
05/08/2015 - FRANCE

European Commission offers assistance in managing Calais crisis

The European Commission has offered to help France and Britain deal with the migrant crisis at the Channel Tunnel, announcing it will send a first instalment of financial assistance to France of 20 ...
Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem.
04/08/2015 - Israel - France

French tourist attacked at Jerusalem holy site after waving flag

A French tourist in Jerusalem was assaulted by four Palestinians on Tuesday after waving an Israeli flag at one of Islam's holiest sites, and the holiest for Jews.

The Paris public hospital organisation has looked to attract rich patients from Russia, China and the Gulf
04/08/2015 - France

Saudis fail to pay debts to Paris public hospitals

Saudi Arabian individuals and organisations, as well as the Gulf country's embassy in Paris, owe the French capital's public hospital organisation 3.7 million euros, according to Le ...
04/08/2015 - France

Teens arrested for desecrating graves in eastern France

A 12-year-old girl and two boys aged 14 and 15 have been arrested for defacing 40 Christian graves in a cemetery in Labry in eastern France.

04/08/2015 - Sports - Swimming

World records keep falling at world swimming championships

Another swimming record has been broken at the world swimming championships with South Africa’s Cameron van der Burgh setting a new 50 metre breaststroke world record on Tuesday.
The Picasso museum in Paris
04/08/2015 - France - Spain

Spanish banking family's Picasso seized by French customs

A Picasso worth more than 25 million euros and deemed a Spanish national treasure has been seized by French authorities from a boat docked on the Mediterranean island of Corisca.

French politician Xavier Bertrand
03/08/2015 - FRANCE

French politician says UK ignoring 'gravity of the problem' in Calais

A candidate of the French right-wing party Les Républicains in upcoming regional elections has accused the UK of rejecting its responsibilities in the Calais crisis.