The French family held hostage by a Nigerian Islamist group arrived in Paris early Saturday morning, after being freed Thursday night.
The French family kidnapped in Cameroon in February have been freed in Nigeria, where they had been taken by members of the Boko Haram Islamist sect, Cameroon’s President Paul Biya announced ...
A second French citizen has been freed in Afghanistan just hours after the release of aid worker-turned-photographer, Pierre Borghi.
President François Hollande called a meeting of France’s top defence committee Wednesday morning after Al-Qaeda’s north African branch (Aqim) claimed that it has killed a French ...
A second video of a French family held hostage by Nigeria’s Boko Haram has been sent to journalists in the region where they are believed to be held.
Indian police say they have charged four men for the weekend kidnapping of the boss of the Indian branch of French company, Alstom.
Nigerian Islamist group Ansaru on Saturday claimed to have killed seven foreign hostages captured last month.
After claiming that Al-Qaida in the Islamic Maghreb (Aqim) leader Abou Zeid has died in north Mali, Chad now says that its troops have killed Mokhtar Belmokhtar.
Chad's President Idriss Déby has confirmed press reports that Al-Qauda north Africa high-up Abou Zeid has been killed, although France has yet to officially say that is the case. But ...
France's defence minister on Tuesday ruled out talks with the abductors of a French family seized in Cameroon, after a video of the hostages appeared on YouTube.