Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi called for international support as her country faces a "difficult period of transition" on a visit to Paris on Tuesday.
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.
France has said it will support new sanctions if a military escalation occurs amid intensifying tensions in Ukraine between pro-Russian militants and Kiev-controlled security forces.
Europe’s pledge to send a force to the violence-torn Central African Republic (CAR) overshadowed the fourth European Union–Africa summit held in Brussels this week.
Outgoing Afghan president Hamid Karzai called on his compatriots to defy the Taliban and vote in a historic presidential election on Saturday.
French troops in the Central African Republic (CAR) are furious because a computer glitch has deprived them of bonuses that should double their pay.
This year France is marking two war anniversaries: the centenary of the start of the First World War in 1914, and the 70th anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy, in the Second Word War.
France is suspending the majority of its military cooperation with Russia amid the ongoing turmoil in Ukraine, French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said Friday during a trip to Baltic ...
Latest reports from Syria say government forces have launched air raids right up to Lebanon's border town of Arsal.