Keyword: Caribbean

Hurricane Irma leaves behind a storm on St-Martin over racial divide

In the French Caribbean island of Saint-Martin, wrecked by Hurricane Irma, there is controversy over both the alleged priority evacuation of white people to the expense of the majority black population, prompting France’s Representative Council of Black Associations to call for a parliamentary enquiry.

In Irma-hit Caribbean islands, a tale of two relief efforts

Both France and Britain have been accused of mismanaging the crisis in the hurricane-devastated Caribbean islands they administer, but there was a clear difference between the style of the visits to the region by France's president and Britain's foreign secretary. 

French Caribbean takes measures in face of Zika epidemic

Paris is sending extra hospital equipment as officials say Martinique and French Guiana have had about 100 confirmed Zika cases.

French rocker back in US after health scare

Veteran French star Johnny Hallyday  has returned to Los Angeles, where he has a home, from the Caribbean, where he was treated in hospital.