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 2018-12-14 20:55 

France 24

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Climatologist Jean-Pascal van Ypersele 'optimistic' about COP24 talks...

Former vice-chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Jean-Pascal van Ypersele tells FRANCE 24 that he expects the COP24 talks in Katowice, Poland, to result in an agreement. One of the key sticking points is how future climate action will be...

 2018-12-14 18:15 

France 24

[ World ]

May fails to get reassurance on Brexit at EU summit...

British Prime Minister Theresa May left the EU summit on Friday exactly as she had arrived promising talks to extract reassuring words from EU leaders to help her sell the Brexit deal back home....

 2018-12-14 16:44 

France 24

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Kurdish-led forces retake IS group hub in east Syria...

Kurdish-led and US-backed forces seized the town of Hajin from Islamic State group on Friday, a milestone in a massive and costly operation to drive the jihadists out of eastern Syria....

 2018-12-14 15:05 

France 24

[ Africa ]

Building bridges: FRANCE 24 meets last surviving monk of Tibhirine...

Father Jean-Pierre Schumacher is the last surviving monk of Tibhirine. He was part of a group of Trappist monks who, despite the Algerian civil war in the 1990s, decided to stay in their monastery in the Atlas Mountains, living alongside the locals in har...

 2018-12-14 14:29 

France 24

[ World ]

Libya: Tripoli on the brink of stability...

Our reporters have just returned from 10 days filming in the Libyan capital of Tripoli, a city in turmoil ever since the 2011 revolution. The last all-out battle between rival militias in the city took place in August, killing dozens of people. Since then...

 2018-12-14 13:52 

France 24

[ World ]

'A geopolitical bonfire': Canada feels heat of US-China trade war after Huawei arrest...

In the two weeks since a Huawei tech executive was arrested in Canada at the request of the United States, two other Canadians have been detained in China. Are Ottawa's fears of becoming a proxy in the trade war between the US and China bearing out?...

 2018-12-14 11:06 

France 24

[ World ]

Guatemalan migrant girl, 7, dies in US custody...

A seven-year-old Guatemalan girl died in American custody after being detained by US border police in New Mexico, The Washington Post reported on Thursday....

 2018-12-14 10:59 

France 24

[ World ]

Strasbourg reopens Christmas market after gunman killed...

A relieved Strasbourg prepared to reopen its popular Christmas market on Friday after French police shot dead the gunman who killed three people there in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group....

 2018-12-14 10:19 

France 24

[ World ]

UN special envoy for Yemen hails 'tangible' agreements at peace talks...

The UN special envoy for Yemen, Martin Griffiths, spoke to FRANCE 24 after a week of closely watched peace talks in Sweden. For the first time in two years he managed to get rival sides in Yemen's civil war to sit down at the negotiating table, hailin...

 2018-12-14 08:42 

France 24

[ World ]

Trump presidency 'good news' for the world, says controversial French author Houellebecq...

Controversial French author Michel Houellebecq has again raised eyebrows with a quasi defense of the US president. Under Donald Trump, "America is no longer the world's leading power," he said, adding: This is "good news for the rest of th...

 2018-12-14 07:56 

France 24

[ World ]

Released refugees describe 'torture' in Libyan detention...

As Libya's security situation deteriorates, the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) has called for refugees to be evacuated urgently to Niger. Since UNHCR evacuations began in January, 2,500 people have been flown out of Libya to Niger...

 2018-12-14 07:03 

France 24

[ World ]

French study recommends legalising therapeutic cannabis...

A scientific committee convened by the French government has concluded that it might be "appropriate"; to legalise cannabis for therapeutic use in a report made public on Thursday....

 2018-12-14 06:55 

France 24

[ World ]

Strasbourg shooter 'probably didn't have real organisational links with IS group'...

The gunman, Chrif Chekatt, who killed three people at a Christmas market in Strasbourg, was shot dead by French police on Thursday. The propaganda wing of the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group claimed him as one of its "soldiers" but offered no ev...

 2018-12-14 04:23 

France 24

[ World ]

Brazil 'orders arrest' of fugitive Italian guerrilla Battisti...

A Brazilian Supreme Court judge has ordered the arrest of Cesare Battisti, an Italian former left-wing guerrilla convicted of murder in his country, opening the way for his extradition, Globo TV reported on Thursday....

 2018-12-14 02:27 

France 24

[ World ]

US Senate votes to end military support for Saudi coalition in Yemen...

The US Senate dealt President Donald Trump a double blow over Saudi Arabia on Thursday, approving a resolution to end US military support for the war in Yemen, and another holding the Saudi crown prince responsible for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi....

 2018-12-14 01:42 

France 24

[ World ]

EU leaders unmoved by May's plea over Brexit deal...

EU leaders rebuffed a plea by Theresa May on Thursday to help her sell her Brexit deal to parliament, warning she must set out exactly what she wants -- and announcing they would step up contingency plans in case the deal collapses....

 2018-12-13 21:03 

France 24

[ World ]

LIVE: Strasbourg Christmas market shooting suspect killed...

French police on Thursday shot and killed the suspected gunman behind Tuesday's deadly attack on Strasbourg's Christmas market, several police sources said. Follow our blog for live updates....

 2018-12-13 20:40 

France 24

[ World ]

Strasbourg Christmas market shooting suspect killed, say police sources...

French police on Thursday shot and killed the suspected gunman behind Tuesday's deadly attack on Strasbourg's Christmas market, several police sources said....

 2018-12-13 20:13 

France 24

[ World ]

Turkish soldier killed in clashes with Kurdish militia in Syria's Afrin...

A Turkish soldier was killed on Thursday in the northern Syrian region of Afrin after coming under fire from a Kurdish militia, the Turkish defence ministry said....

 2018-12-13 18:12 

France 24

[ World ]

Cameroonian president halts prosecution of hundreds of anglophone separatists...

Cameroon President Paul Biya on Thursday called a halt to the prosecution of 289 separatists from the West African country's western English-speaking regions, his office said....

 2018-12-13 17:38 

France 24

[ World ]

Brazil's Bolsonaro under pressure over suspect payments to family...

Brazil's president-elect Jair Bolsonaro faced growing scrutiny Thursday as a government financial crime unit questioned payments made to his son and wife that totalled more than $300,000....

 2018-12-13 14:02 

France 24

[ Africa ]

Mali's schools under threat from Islamist groups...

In Mali, more than 800 schools have closed because of fears of violence from Islamist groups. According to UNICEF, nearly a quarter of a million Malian children are unable to go to school, with the problem most acute in the central region of Mopti. Despit...

 2018-12-13 12:51 

France 24

[ World ]

UN chief says Yemen rivals agree to a province-wide ceasefire in Hodeida...

UN chief Antonio Guterres announced Thursday a series of breakthroughs in talks with rivals in the Yemen conflict, including a ceasefire for a vital port....

 2018-12-13 12:31 

France 24

[ World ]

French govt urges end to protests after Strasbourg attack...

The French government on Thursday urged "yellow vest" protesters not to hold another round of demonstrations this weekend as police hunted for a second day for the fugitive gunman who attacked a Christmas market in the eastern city of Strasbourg....

 2018-12-13 08:00 

France 24

[ World ]

Amid deteriorating security, economic migrants in Libya opt to return home...

Before the fall of Muammar Gaddafi, Libya attracted economic migrants seeking a better future from all over the world. But since the 2011 revolution the economic and security situation has sharply deteriorated, and many who have been living in the country...

 2018-12-13 07:19 

France 24

[ World ]

Israel finds secret Hezbollah tunnels running from Lebanon into its territory...

Israel has for the first time discovered tunnels running into Israeli territory from Lebanon, dug over a number of years by Lebanese militant Shiite group Hezbollah. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has ordered a military operation dubbed "No...

 2018-12-13 04:09 

France 24

[ World ]

Strasbourg attack: Who are the victims?...

A Thai tourist was among those killed in the deadly shooting at a Christmas market in the French city of Strasbourg Tuesday, while an Italian radio journalist was reportedly one of several injured in the rampage....

 2018-12-13 01:22 

France 24

[ World ]

Lyon clinch Champions League last-16 place as Bayern top group...

Lyon clinched the final Champions League last-16 place as Nabil Fekir's second-half strike grabbed a 1-1 draw against Shakhtar Donetsk in a snowy Kiev on Wednesday, while Bayern Munich pipped Ajax to top spot in Group E....

 2018-12-12 21:18 

France 24

[ World ]

Theresa May wins Conservative Party no-confidence vote...

Prime Minister Theresa May won a confidence vote from her Conservative party on Wednesday, but 117 of her lawmakers said she was no longer the right leader to implement Britain's exit from the European Union....

 2018-12-12 18:31 

France 24

[ World ]

Trump's ex-lawyer Cohen sentenced to 3 years in hush-money scandal...

US President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen delivered a blistering attack on his ex-boss as he was sentenced to three years in prison on Wednesday for multiple crimes....

 2018-12-12 17:41 

France 24

[ World ]

Strasbourg shooting suspect fits familiar criminal-jihadist profile...

The Strasbourg shooting suspect was convicted multiple times for theft and violence and has been followed by the French intelligence services since 2015 after he showed signs of radicalisation in jail....

 2018-12-12 15:06 

France 24

[ World ]

What is France's 'fichier S' watchlist and does it work?...

The alleged shooter in Tuesday's Christmas market attack in Strasbourg was on a French watchlist known as "fichier S", as were the perpetrators of several terrorist attacks over the past few years. How does the list work and is it falling shor...

 2018-12-12 09:47 

France 24

[ World ]

Condolences and conspiracy theories: French media react to Strasbourg shooting...

IN THE PAPERS - Wednesday, December 12: We look at reactions in the French papers to Tuesday night's attack at a Strasbourg Christmas market in which several people were killed. We take a look at what we know so far about the suspect, reactions from F...

 2018-12-12 08:07 

France 24

[ World ]

Britain's PM Theresa May to face leadership challenge...

Lawmakers in British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party on Wednesday triggered a confidence vote in her leadership after Britain's planned divorce from the European Union was plunged into chaos....

 2018-12-12 06:25 

France 24

[ World ]

Strasbourg Christmas shooting: What we know so far...

French police were Wednesday hunting a lone gunman who killed three people and wounded around a dozen others at the famous Christmas market in Strasbourg....

 2018-12-12 04:01 

France 24

[ World ]

Liverpool, Spurs, PSG advance to Champions League knockout stage...

Mohamed Salah's first-half goal and a stunning late save from Alisson saw Liverpool edge into the Champions League knockout stage after a 1-0 win over Napoli on Tuesday, while Lucas Moura's late strike saw Tottenham progress with a draw at Barcelo...

 2018-12-12 00:44 

France 24

[ World ]

Canada judge orders Huawei exec released on bail...

A Canadian judge granted bail Tuesday to a top Huawei executive after her arrest on a US warrant, in a case that has frayed relations between the North American allies and China....

 2018-12-11 21:58 

France 24

[ World ]

Putin's Stasi identity card discovered in German archives...

The identity card, issued more than three decades ago by East Germany's Stasi secret police, would be of little interest were it not for the name of the man staring out: Vladimir Putin....

 2018-12-11 20:22 

France 24

[ World ]

Live: Anti-terrorism authorities investigate deadly Strasbourg shooting...

At least two people were killed and 11 injured in a shooting at a Christmas market in central Strasbourg on Tuesday, police said, adding that the suspected gunman has a criminal record and is on the run....

 2018-12-11 18:58 

France 24

[ World ]

Neo-Nazi sentenced to life in prison for Charlottesville protest death...

An American neo-Nazi who drove his car into a group of counter-protesters last year during a white supremacist rally in Virginia, killing a woman, was sentenced to life in prison on Tuesday....

 2018-12-11 17:51 

France 24

[ Middle East ]

Yemen's government, rebels name thousands for prisoner swap...

Yemen's government and rival rebels agreed Tuesday on a mass prisoner swap, exchanging more than 15,000 names, but warned that talks this week were unlikely to yield a truce....

 2018-12-11 16:57 

France 24

[ Europe ]

No renegotiation on Brexit, EU leaders tell May...

German leader Angela Merkel, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and European Council President Donald Tusk all ruled out further Brexit renegotiations on Tuesday as UK Prime Minister Theresa May toured Europe seeking to save her deal....

 2018-12-11 16:51 

France 24

[ France ]

'All smoke and mirrors': Yellow Vest protesters reject 'crumbs' offered by Macron...

Placating the disruptive protests that have rattled France was always going to be a hard sell for embattled President Emmanuel Macron. His long-awaited concessions on Monday left most protesters dissatisfied and the broader public on the fence....

 2018-12-11 13:29 

France 24

[ World ]

Khashoggi, other journalists named Time 'Person of the Year'...

Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who was murdered in October at his country's Istanbul consulate, was on Tuesday named Time magazine's "Person of the Year" alongside several other journalists....

 2018-12-11 10:09 

France 24

[ World ]

Opposition supporters in Togo take to the streets over upcoming elections...

Two people died on Monday in Sokode, an opposition stronghold in central Togo, following days of violence between security forces and opposition supporters, sources said. A man was shot dead and another was beaten and thrown into a fire after clashes brok...

 2018-12-11 08:48 

France 24

[ World ]

Yemen's warring factions hold first direct talks in Sweden...

Representatives of the Saudi-backed Yemeni government and Houthi rebels held their first face-to-face talks in Rimbo, Sweden, as the UN announced it was seeking $4 billion to provide humanitarian aid to the war-stricken nation....

 2018-12-11 08:01 

France 24

[ World ]

Brazil will pull out of UN migration pact in January...

Brazil's future administration announced Monday that it would withdraw from the UN migration pact adopted in the Moroccan city of Marrakesh when far right president-elect Jair Bolsonaro takes office in January....

 2018-12-11 05:59 

France 24

[ World ]

Macron promises 'strong measures' to appease Yellow Vest protesters, but who will foot the bill?...

French President Emmanuel Macron announced a raft of measures Monday aimed at placating the 'Yellow Vest' protests that have gripped the country in recent weeks. But, analysts ask, will this be enough to quell public anger and who will pay the bil...

 2018-12-11 04:53 

France 24

[ World ]

UK's May heads to Europe in bid to save Brexit deal...

British Prime Minister Theresa May will visit Germany's Angela Merkel Tuesday as she works to salvage her Brexit deal, the day after delaying a parliamentary vote on it to avoid a crushing defeat....

 2018-12-11 03:58 

France 24

[ World ]

Alleged Russian agent 'to plead guilty' to NRA spying charges...

Accused Russian agent Maria Butina, suspected of trying to infiltrate the National Rifle Association, is expected to plead guilty this week following a deal between her lawyers and prosecutors, according to court filings on Monday....

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