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A security officer tries to protect Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic with an umbrella as he is stoned at Srebrenica
12/07/2015 - France - Bosnia-Herzegovina - Serbia

France condemns Serbian prime minister attack at Srebrenica

France has condemned a stone-throwing attack by an angry mob that forced Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic to flee a ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre in Bosnia ...
Tunisian army soldiers arrive after a gunman opened fire on a beachside hotel in Sousse, Tunisia, 26 June 2015
27/06/2015 - Tunisia-France

Tunisia confronted with dilemma of security over liberty after Sousse attack

Tunis on Saturday announced a raft of tough measures to eradicate the growing terror threat, after an Islamist gunman shot dead 38 tourists at a beachfront hotel. Plans include a clampdown on radical mosques that spread religious extremism, as well as deploying army reservists around archaeological sites and coastal areas.

Islamic State fighter
23/06/2015 - SYRIA - United States - Libya

US airstrike kills IS recruiter as Kurdish forces advance in Syria

A "high profile" recruiter for the Islamic State armed group has been killed in a US airstrike in northern Iraq.
Fighting in Donetsk series part 3/3
17/06/2015 - International report

Fighting in Donetsk series part 3/3

More than 6,400 people have been killed in eastern Ukraine since fighting began in April 2014 between government forces and pro-Russian separatists.
Fighting in Donetsk series part 2/3
16/06/2015 - International report

Fighting in Donetsk series part 2/3

With the on-going conflict in eastern Ukraine, foreigners continue to fight alongside pro-Russia separatists of the Donetsk People's Republic.
Fighting in Donetsk series part 1/3
15/06/2015 - International report

Fighting in Donetsk series part 1/3

Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko said recently that Ukraine was now in a state of what he called “real war” with Russia.
A town in Jonglei State after fightings.
14/06/2015 - Sudan - Kenya - South Sudan

Sudanese arms spread in east Africa

Sudan has been supplying weapons to South Sudanese rebels, according to a report by Conflict Armament Research (CAR) released earlier this month.
Hermione first sailed 235 years ago with the flag of the monarchy. The famous tricoloured flag, symbol of the Republic, came later
07/06/2015 - FRANCE - US

French replica ship Hermione arrives to fanfare in Yorktown, USA

A replica of the French ship Hermione that brought General Gilbert du Motier de Lafayette to American shores to support US rebels during the War of Independence has arrived in the small port of ...
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius  attends a meeting with members of the anti-Islamic State coalition in Paris on June 2, 2015.
02/06/2015 - IRAQ

Fight against Islamic State will not be won without Iran, expert

US-led coalition members meeting in Paris on Tuesday to discuss the fight against the Islamic State armed group have pledged their support for an emergency plan adopted by Iraq following the fall of the key city of Ramadi.

Antonythasan Jesuthasan in Jacques Audiard's Dheepan
25/05/2015 - SRI LANKA - FRANCE

Sri Lanka government welcomes Cannes prize for Dheepan

Sri Lanka's government has hailed the Cannes Film Festival's Palme d'Or award for Dheepan, a film about the bloody with Tamil Tiger (LTTE) separatists, hoping that it will draw attention to its ...