Around 200 migrants tried to get into the Channel Tunnel in France overnight, clashing with staff and police and forcing the suspension of rail services, a spokesman for Eurotunnel said.
The disruption was the latest in a series o
France said on Sunday it had launched air strikes against Islamic State militants in Syria in an effort to stem its growing presence there.
"Our country thus confirms its resolute commitment to fight against the terrorist thr
French President Francois Hollande and his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi have agreed on the purchase by Egypt of the two French Mistral helicopter carriers whose planned sale to Russia was cancelled.
A senior French economic and political delegation is in Tehran to lay the groundwork for the first business contracts between France and Iran since an accord to curb its nuclear programme in July.
France's main business lobby
Oman Air, the national carrier of the country, plans to introduce a fifth weekly flight between Muscat and Paris Charles De Gaulle starting next month.
The forthcoming increase from four to five flights per week comes on the back of hug
A framework agreement and three memoranda of understanding (MoU) were signed between Bahrain and France, on the sidelines of His Majesty’s visit. The agreement included international co-operation between Bahrain, represented by the Inter
France is considering conducting air strikes on Islamic State in Syria, joining an international coalition led by the United States, Le Monde said on its website on Saturday, quoting an unnamed "high level source".
France is in talks to sell two Mistral helicopter carriers to Egypt after their sale to Russia was cancelled earlier this month, two sources close to the matter said on Wednesday.
Cairo has sought to boost its military power in th
Kuala Lumpur has asked for more help in the search for a Malaysia Airlines plane missing for more than a year, with France to send planes, boats and helicopters to scour the coast of a remote Indian Ocean island where debris washed up.
Malaysia said on Sunday that airplane debris that washed up on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion has been identified as being from a Boeing 777, the same model as Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 which vanished early last year.