French association SOS Chrétiens d’Orient (SOS Christians of the Orient) is a self-declared "apolitical" not-for-profit NGO, which sends volunteers and staff across the Middle East with the stated aim of supporting the region’s persecuted Christians, notably in Syria. But, as this investigation for…
Rival French rap stars Booba and Kaaris, who were placed in preventive detention after they and their entourage engaged in a fist fight inside an Orly airport terminal earlier this month, causing tens of thousands of euros of damage and delays to flights, have been released on bail ahead of their…
Designers such as Jean-Paul Gaultier went to Elysée for dinner as French president seeks to boost one of France’s most profitable sectors.
Prosecutors examine claims that Mehdi Nemmouche, suspect in Brussels museum killings, was in group that held four French hostages.
The four, held captive for almost a year, were found by Turkish soldiers on the border with Syria blindfolded and with their hands bound.
President Francois Hollande said the journalists, French radio station Europe 1's Didier Francois and Edouard Elias, should be freed immediately.
Didier François, a radio reporter, and photographer Edouard Elias were kidnapped near the northern Syrian city of Aleppo in June.