A commander with the Islamic State (IS) armed group has said his militia should target Lebanon, accusing its government of complicity with Shia-Muslim movement Hezbollah.
French lawmakers are to vote on Tuesday on a motion urging the government to recognise Palestine as a state.
Front National leader Marine Le Pen says the number of French nationals who are involved in jihad activities is much higher than the French government admits.
In Zimbabwe, vice-president Joice Mujuru on Monday defended herself against allegations that she had masterminded a plot to assassinate President Robert Mugabe.
France’s far-right Front National (FN) has suspended a local councillor who has converted to Islam.