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An air strike by Assad's forces on rebel forces in Anadan in  Aleppo province, 3 February
04/02/2016 - FRANCE - US - RUSSIa - SYRIa

IS training camp destroyed in Syria, France claims, slams Assad after peace talks stop

France has announced that its fighter jets took part in an air raid that destroyed a training camp of the Islamic State (IS) armed group in Syria.
Thomas Fabius, ici en 2011 au tribunal de grande instance de Paris.
30/01/2016 - France

French foreign minister's son charged with forgery

Thomas Fabius, son of French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius, has been charged with forgery in connection with his passion for gambling.
RFI's correspondent Esdras Ndikumana
12/01/2016 - France - Africa

RFI’s correspondent wins French press prize

Burundi journalist Esdras Ndikumana and RFI’s correspondent since 2002 was awarded the 2015 French diplomatic press prize on Monday.

French President Francois Hollande welcomes Syrian opposition coordinator Riad Hijab at the Elysee Palace in Paris, 11 January 2016.
11/01/2016 - FRANCE - SYRIA

France's Hollande condemns Syrian regime's 'policy of starving whole cities'

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius has called on the Syrian regime to end its siege on rebel-held Madaya, where people are dying of starvation, and says the government and its Russian ally must ...
US Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Affairs Minister Sergey Lavrov after the Syria resolution was unanimously passed
19/12/2015 - FRANCE - SYRIa - un

France calls for Assad to go after UN vote on Syria peace talks

France has called for assurances that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad will quit power after the unanimous adoption by the UN Security Council of a resolution backing a peace process that should mean ...
Thomas Fabius, seen in this 2011 file picture, was taken into custody on Tuesday morning.
15/12/2015 - France

French foreign minister's son taken into custody over money laundering probe

Thomas Fabius, son of French foreign minister Laurent Fabius, was taken into custody on Tuesday in a Paris suburb as part of investigation into forgery, fraud and money laundering.

French Ecology Minister Segolene Royal (L), French President Francois Hollande (2ndL), French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius (C) and UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon (2ndR) applaud at the COP21 Climate Conference in Le Bourget
12/12/2015 - France

Hollande vaunts 'historic' climate-saving blueprint but countries still need to agree

A proposed universal accord to curb global warming received rapturous applause on Saturday after being submitted to ministers at the Cop21 Climate Conference in Le Bourget, north of Paris.
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius, President-designate of COP21 (R), and United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon attend a meeting during the World Climate Change Conference 2015 (COP21) at Le Bourget, near Paris, France, December 7, 2015
11/12/2015 - France-China

Paris Climate talks miss Friday deadline, China and oil countries want more leeway

The signing of a historic accord meant to stave off catastrophic climate change, was pushed back from Friday to Saturday because of outstanding squabbles around finance and degree levels.
Laurent Fabius at Cop21, espère trouver un compromis d'ici demain.
09/12/2015 - Cop21

France presents draft agreement to Cop21 climate conference

France presented a draft for a worldwide pact on global warming at the Cop21 climate change conference on Wednesday.
French Foreign Minister Fabius talks to United Nations Secretary General Ban and Executive Secretary of the UNFCCC Figueres during the COP21 at Le Bourget, near Paris, France, December 5, 2015.
05/12/2015 - France - Cop21

Countries reach climate-saving blueprint at Cop21 in first milestone

It's the skeleton of a long-sought after deal to halt climate change, and comes after four years of tough negotiations. Talks were so tough, that Saturday's blueprint, signed by negotiators from 195 nations, is still strewn with conflicting proposals.

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