A jihadist movement led by Mokhtar Belmokhtar, who is linked to Al Qaeda, has reportedly claimed responsibility for the death of a French soldier in Mali.
The case of a paraplegic man is taken to the European human rights court. Islamist violence in Syria spills over into Iraq ...
France is to deploy 3,000 troops in the Sahel, Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Thursday.
Alstom, the Pacific Basin and Kadhafi's son Saif's trial are among the subjects in today's French papers ..
The Sahara jihadi leader behind last year's bloody hostage-taking at the In Amenas gas plant is alive and plotting new attacks in Libya, security sources say, contradicting earlier reports of ...
US Navy Seals have boarded and taken control of an oil tanker that had loaded crude at a Libyan port held by militias in the east of the country and escaped to sea.
A French engineer has been shot dead in the Libyan city of Benghazi, hospital sources said Sunday.
Niger is calling for Western intervention to eradicate a growing threat from radical Islamist fighters in Libya.
"The world is in mourning" for Nelson Mandela, French President François Hollande told a summit on peace and security in Africa as it opened on Friday.
France's decision to boost the number of troops in the Central African Republic dominates comment in the French press.