Keyword: soldiers

French soldier killed and hostage feared dead in Somalia

Defence minister Jean-Yves Le Drian says a second soldier is missing after a rescue bid in which commandos swooped on the town of Bulo Marer.

Death penalty for Afghan soldier who killed French troops

Soldier who killed five French soldiers in January during a joint operation in Kapisa province has been sentenced to death by a military court.

Hollande leads solemn tribute to French soldiers killed in Afghanistan

President François Hollande and his predecessor Nicolas Sarkozy attended a ceremony in Paris to honour four French soldiers killed in Afghanistan.

Four die in Jewish school attack in France

A gunman has opened fire on a Jewish school in the French city of Toulouse, killing three children and an adult.

Two French soldiers shot dead by rogue Afghan soldier

Two French soldiers engaged in a support mission in Afghanistan were shot dead by an Afghan army soldier.