French General Paul Aussaresses, who caused a storm with his admission that torture was widely used during the Algerian War of Independence, has died at the age of 95.
France has announced it will replace its ambassador to the Central African Republic, just days after sending extra troops to the country ahead of a possible military intervention backed by the ...
Pakistan has named a new army chief. He is General Raheel Sharif, who has taken over the 600-thousand strong army from General Ashfaq Kayani, who chose to retire.
France is to send hundreds more troops to the Central African Republic (CAR), a former colony racked by violence in the aftermath of this year's coup by the Séléka militias.
A French anti-terrorist investigator is likely to travel to Algeria next month to look into suspicions that seven French Roman Catholic monks were accidentally killed by the Algerian army and not ...
India's defence minister on Wednesday poured cold water on hopes that a contract for France to supply 126 Rafale fighter jets will soon be signed.
Uhuru defends Kenya's security forces and heads for Rwanda. An oil company pulls out because of local protests.
French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian remained upbeat Thursday on prospects for French engineer Dassault's planned sale of 126 Rafale fighter jets to India, despite the death of Delhi's chief ...
The US government shutdown has hit France.
France is set to clear the names of hundreds of soldiers executed by their own side during World War I.