The European Union has announced renewed sanctions against Syria for three months even though they will be changed to let some countries offer support to protect civilians. The move comes ...
The United States announced on Wednesday that it will ease a ban on imports from Myanmar, lifting its last major trade embargo on the southeast Asian nation.
French automaker Peugeot has announced it will cut 8,000 jobs.
Some of the sanctions on Zimbabwe were suspended this week. RFI discussed this latest development with the EU ambassador to Zimbabwe, Aldo Del'Ariccia.
South-east Asian countries meeting in Cambodia have called for the lifting of sanctions on Myanmar.
France’s Foreign Minister Alain Juppé said Wednesday that President Bashar al-Assad’s promises to Russia to end the violence in Syria were mere manipulation.
Turkey has promised retaliatory measures against France after the Upper House passed a bill by 127 votes to 86 making the denial of the Armenian genocide a crime punishable by up to a year in ...
An Israeli attack on Iran could “unleash war and chaos” across the Middle East and the world, French President Nicolas Sarkozy said Friday.
A French Senate committee rejected the bill that would outlaw denial of the Armenian genocide in a vote on Wednesday.
French foreign minister Alain Juppé will visit Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi in Myanmar next week and make her a Commander in the National Order of the Légion ...