Keyword: Sudan

Sudanese minors protest in France over UK asylum refusals

The teenagers, who were removed from the notorious 'jungle' camp in Calais and placed in a reception centre in south-west France, staged a protest at the refusal by British authorities to allow 39 of them to settle in the UK.

France wants probe into alleged Sudan chemical weapons use

Call came after claims that Sudanesse government has carried out at least 30 likely chemical weapons attacks in Jebel Marra area of Darfur.

Man dies as 1,500 migrants try to enter Channel Tunnel

Victim, said to be Sudanese and aged between 25 and 30, is reported to have been hit by a lorry as UK's PM calls Calais situation 'very concerning'.

US set to unveil record fine for France's BNP bank

American Justice Department expected to announce a record fine of nearly $9 billion over alleged sanctions violations by France's biggest bank.

BNP Paribas '$10bn' US fine unreasonable, says France

Foreign minister Laurent Fabius said proposed fine for alleged sanctions busting by French bank was an 'unfair and unilateral decision'.

French charity workers jailed in children-smuggling case

Paris court hands two year jail terms to two members of French charity Zoe’s Ark for trying to smuggle 103 children from Chad to France.