French President François Hollande declared his support for the new Iraqi government in Baghdad on Friday
France has called for international action to end the chaos in Libya, which is becoming a “terrorist hub”, according to Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian.
The French Defence minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Tuesday that Paris might send troops abroad to fight terrorist groups.
France on Sunday said it would replace its Serval operation in Mali that broke the grip of Islamists in the north with a sweeping initiative covering the broad, largely unruly Sahel region.
Women are to be allowed to serve on nuclear submarines in the French Navy from 2017, the French Minister of Defence announced today.
France’s defence minister is expected to announce new measures to combat sexual harassment in the army after receiving a report on the issue today.