- Many flee in fear to C. African Republic airport Updated: Dec-06-13 12:10 pm
- UK in talks to help France with CAR logistics Updated: Dec-05-13 3:13 pm
- AP Interview: African leader hails French troops Updated: Dec-05-13 3:02 pm
- UN OKs military action in Central African Republic Updated: Dec-05-13 2:54 pm
- War crimes apologist from Franco-Algerian war dies Updated: Dec-04-13 12:01 pm
- French group: Sri Lankan military killed 17 in '06 Updated: Dec-03-13 2:41 pm
- France to send 1,000 troops to C. African Republic Updated: Nov-26-13 4:02 pm
- Easing of Iran sanctions could start in December Updated: Nov-25-13 5:35 pm
- Obama to host French president in February Updated: Nov-22-13 12:13 pm
- Embassy: French adviser shot in Malian capital Updated: Nov-22-13 11:21 am
- Farmers bring reform protest to Paris Updated: Nov-21-13 10:07 am
- EU Parliament wants to meet only in Brussels Updated: Nov-20-13 12:46 pm
- Explosion wounds 3 French soldiers in north Mali Updated: Nov-20-13 6:26 am
- Europeans form 'drone club,' want to compete Updated: Nov-19-13 10:29 am
- Palestinians committed to 9 months of peace talks Updated: Nov-18-13 1:56 pm
- French president vows tough Iran stance in Israel Updated: Nov-17-13 2:46 pm
- France says Nigerian militants trained in Mali Updated: Nov-14-13 11:37 am
- Obama, Hollande discuss Iran nuclear talks Updated: Nov-13-13 12:36 pm
- EU vows youth unemployment to ease within 2 years Updated: Nov-12-13 2:29 pm
- Charlotte-area World War II veterans to be honored Updated: Nov-11-13 4:10 pm
BANGUI, Central African Republic - At first, it was just a few people running from the men with machetes and guns. Then the trickle of fear that led straight to the airport swelled into a flood.
LONDON - Britain is discussing offering logistical support to France for its military operation in the Central African Republic, officials said Thursday, an effort that could mirror U.K. assistance for a previous French intervention in Mali.
PARIS - The prime minister of the Central African Republic on Thursday welcomed a French military intervention into his country, hours after deadly assaults left dozens dead in a capital descending toward anarchy.
UNITED NATIONS - The U.N. Security Council authorized increased military action by France and African troops in the Central African Republican to try to end near-anarchy amid an upsurge in Muslim-Christian violence, killings, torture and rapes.
PARIS - French Gen. Paul Aussaresses, whose remorseless admission of executions and torture during the Algerian independence war five decades ago forced France to examine the dark period, has died. He was 95.
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - A French aid group accused Sri Lankan security forces on Tuesday of executing 17 of its local employees in 2006 during the country's civil war, and said the government has protected the killers.
DAKAR, Senegal - France promised Tuesday to send 1,000 troops to Central African Republic amid warnings about the potential for genocide in the near-anarchic former French colony.
BRUSSELS - European Union sanctions against Iran could be eased as soon as December, officials said Monday, after a potentially history-shaping deal that gives Tehran six months to increase access to its nuclear sites in exchange for keeping the core components of its uranium program.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama says his French counterpart, Francois Hollande (frahn-SWAH' oh-LAWND'), will make a state visit to the U.S. in February.
DOUENTZA, Mali - A French military adviser came under fire from a gunman waiting outside his house Friday in a rare attack on foreigners in the Malian capital, officials said.
PARIS - A "go-slow" protest by farmers on roads around Paris flopped Thursday when police blocked access to the major highways into and out of the capital.
BRUSSELS - European Union lawmakers have voted overwhelmingly to meet only in Brussels and avoid costly monthly treks to Strasbourg, France, even though such a move faces a French veto.
KIDAL, Mali - The French military says at least three soldiers have been wounded in northern Mali after an explosion went off near an entrance to the volatile town of Kidal.
BRUSSELS - France, Germany and other European countries on Tuesday formed a "drone users club" to develop a rival to the U.S. and Israeli pilotless aircraft that dominate the field.
RAMALLAH, West Bank - The Palestinians will stay in peace talks with Israel for the planned nine months despite their fierce opposition to Israel's settlement building, the Palestinian president said Monday.
JERUSALEM - Visiting French President Francois Hollande vowed to maintain his country's tough stance in upcoming nuclear talks with Iran this week, earning praise from his Israeli hosts Sunday as he began a three-day visit to the Jewish state.
RABAT, Morocco - Boko Haram, the Nigerian group recently labeled by the U.S. as a terrorist organization, trained with al-Qaida's North African branch in northern Mali, France's foreign minister said Thursday, citing documentary evidence.
PARIS - European youths still face rising joblessness at a rate far higher than their American counterparts - but European leaders insisted Tuesday that scenario is going to improve over the next two years.
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - More than a dozen veterans of World War II from the Charlotte region are being honored by France for their service.