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Air France, French railway hit by more strikes
  • Tue, 24 Apr 2018 02:53

Air France expects to cancel 25 percent of flights on Tuesday, the second day of a two-day strike this week, which is part of a series of stoppages fo...

Van strikes multiple pedestrians in Toronto, police say
  • Tue, 24 Apr 2018 02:18

A white van collided with numerous pedestrians in Toronto, Canada, on Monday, Toronto Police said. - RSS Channel - App International Edition

Today's French strikes ‘lack vital ingredients’ of ’68 and ’95
  • Mon, 23 Apr 2018 02:56

France’s waves of strikes and protests over President Emmanuel Macron’s reform agenda have invited comparisons with the iconic upheaval of 1968 an...

Syria air strikes: Will West's attack sway Syria's Assad?
  • Sun, 22 Apr 2018 11:01

Double the firepower with new allies - but is it enough to stop Assad's chemical weapon use? BBC News - Middle East

North Korea's Kim Strikes Milder Tone on Nuclear Tests, Detainees
  • Sat, 21 Apr 2018 15:18

Leader Kim Jong Un said North Korea would close its nuclear test facility and suspend long-range missile testing. He also separately assured CIA Direc...

Air France chief threatens to resign if strikes continue
  • Sat, 21 Apr 2018 04:43

The embattled CEO of Air France-KLM, Jean-Marc Janaillac, threatened Friday to resign if Air France staff continue to reject his wage proposals follow...

Syria air strikes: Were they legal?
  • Fri, 20 Apr 2018 05:05

Legal justifications can be made, but do they stack up? Law Professor Marc Weller looks at the arguments. BBC News - Middle East

'Privatisation is hell': Protesting French rail workers defend their strikes
  • Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:56

French rail workers spoke of their anger over the government's proposed reforms to France's national rail service as they took part in a day of mass p...

PJ Crowley: Can Trump walk away after Syria air strikes?
  • Thu, 19 Apr 2018 18:09

The US leader has all but admitted the broader Syrian war is not a US interest, writes PJ Crowley. BBC News - Middle East

Magnitude 5.5 quake strikes southern Iran, near nuclear plant
  • Thu, 19 Apr 2018 14:37

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 5.5 earthquake has struck in southern Iran near a nuclear plant, shaking Bahrain and other areas around th...

France faces fresh railway strikes, demonstrations
  • Thu, 19 Apr 2018 02:36

There were further train cancellations acorss France Wednesday as a fresh round of rail strikes that will coincide with union-led demonstrations again...

French rail strikes: How services will be affected on Thursday
  • Thu, 19 Apr 2018 00:42

French rail workers continue their latest two-day strike on Thursday. Here's what we know about how train services will be affected. The Local

Syria air strikes: 12 hours in two minutes
  • Wed, 18 Apr 2018 01:44

How the US, UK and France attack on suspected chemical weapons facilities unfolded. BBC News - Middle East

Transportation strikes, university protests continue to shake France
  • Tue, 17 Apr 2018 20:41

A new strike by Air France employees Tuesday will add to chaos in France, which is already reeling from strikes by rail workers and university student...

Syria air strikes: MPs to hold second emergency debate
  • Tue, 17 Apr 2018 11:41

The debate has been secured by Labour's Jeremy Corbyn, who accused the PM of by-passing Parliament. BBC News - UK Politics

Germany: Merkel's party strikes cautious note on euro reform
  • Tue, 17 Apr 2018 07:56

Chancellor Angela Merkel's party says the rights of Germany's parliament must be preserved as the eurozone rescue fund is converted into a "European M...

Trump Bowed to Pentagon Restraint on Syria Strikes
  • Tue, 17 Apr 2018 02:41

President Donald Trump was presented with three sets of options for a military strike. The one he ordered was one-third the size of the most expansive...

Ties too strong: Turkey dismisses Macron claim that Ankara and Moscow ‘separated’ over Syria strikes
  • Mon, 16 Apr 2018 20:35

France, the US and the UK did not manage to drive a wedge between Turkey and Russia in the latest confrontation over Syria, senior Turkish officials s...

Syria air strikes: Russia 'not tampering' with chemical attack site
  • Mon, 16 Apr 2018 19:08

The Russian foreign minister tells the BBC there is no proof a chemical attack took place. BBC News - World

Syria air strikes: Why now and will they work?
  • Mon, 16 Apr 2018 15:53

Experts explain why the US, Britain and France have chosen to launch air strikes in Syria and how effective this will be. BBC News - Middle East

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