Bloodletting in the Central African Republic and the passing of Nelson Mandela dominate French papers this Friday.
In New York the 15 member UN Security Council has given French troops the green light to help restore order in Central African Republic. French President François Hollande is ...
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.
The French defence minister said on Tuesday that Paris would deploy “about a thousand” soldiers to the Central African Republic for six months, to support an African peacekeeping ...
A UN resolution calling for the protection of the privacy of citizens worldwide is going ahead this week.
France is to send hundreds more troops to the Central African Republic (CAR) as Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius warns that the former French colony is "on the verge of genocide".
Nigerian police on Wednesday raided a "baby factory" where girls as young as 14 were being forced to have babies for sale. Teenage pregnancy is widespread across west Africa.
The United States is calling for an end to clashes in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The army, backed by UN forces, has seized control of three rebel positions.
France is to take in an extra 500 Syrian refugees after a meeting between President François Hollande and UN human rights commissioner Antonio Guterres, whose agency has appealed to ...
Two days of talks in Geneva on Iran's nuclear programme finished on Wednesday. Reports say Iran may eventually propose snap inspections of its nuclear sites to help end the diplomatic stand-off.