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.
UN-Arab League envoy Lakhdar Brahimi has warned a shortage of hotel rooms in Geneva may scupper the Geneva 2 peace talks on Syria on 22 January - the same day as the World Economic Forum in nearby ...
Students and teachers have escaped unhurt from a mortar strike at a French school in the Syrian Capital Damascus.
Four men accused of runnign a network to send Islamist fighters to Syria face terror-related charges in France after being rounded up this week.
Somalia's top football league kicked off a new season this weekend in Mogadishu for the first time for six years.A largecrowd turned out for the first match of the newly named Nation Link Telecom ...
A recent surge of refugees from Syria's civil war has arrived in Bulgaria faster than the country can absorb them.
Huge crowds turned out on Sunday to watch the body of General Vo Nguyen Giap, the military leader in Vietnam's wars with the French and the Americans, being driven through the streets of Hanoi ...
All eyes are on the far right as it hopes for victory in a local by-election. Is China going to buy into Peugeot-Citroën?
France said Wednesday that two more French journalists are being held hostage in Syria, bringing to at least four the number of French journalists held there.
Tense situations in Guinea Conakry and Syria are the towering issues in this week’s French magazines.