Tag: France

Climate deal imminent in ‘step forward for humanity’, France says

Updated December 12, 2015 01:28:14 French foreign minister Laurent Fabius, host of the 195-nation climate-saving talks in Paris, says he will submit a historic deal to ministers on Saturday and is specific it will be approved. International climate modify talks have been extended beyond the official deadline in an work to secure a deal to…


France holds solemn ceremony for victims of Paris attacks

Updated November 28, 2015 02:06:04 External Link: Singing and silence as France remembers victims of Paris attacks. President Francois Hollande has vowed France will respond to the “army of fanatics” which carried out the Paris attacks with a lot more songs, concerts and shows, as the nation paused to spend homage to the victims. “We…


‘Hostage situation’ in northern France

Reports say that a group of armed men may possibly have taken hostages in the northern French town of Roubaix. There are conflicting initial reports on local media on exactly where specifically in the town the incident is taking spot. Local media mentioned the incident took location at around 19:00 local time (18:00 GMT). Witnesses…


France and US intensify anti-IS push

Image copyright AFP Image caption Police at Los Angeles airport: The US is tightening security with a worldwide alert The fight against so-known as Islamic State (IS) will dominate talks in Washington shortly in between French President Francois Hollande and US President Barack Obama. The Paris suicide attacks claimed by IS have prompted the US…