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French PM removes critics from cabinet
Manuel Valls reshuffles cabinet to silence ministers who openly criticised Socialist President Francois Hollande.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 22:11 GMT
French soldier killed in Mali suicide bombing
Foreign Legion killed day before peace talks between Mali government officials and Tuareg rebels in Algeria.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2014 11:33 GMT
Mali clashes leaves more than 30 dead
At least 37 people dead in clashes the army blames on rebel infighting days before peace talks due to start.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2014 10:54 GMT
France to 'fight terrorism' from Ivory Coast
Ivory Coast to become France's main hub to combat fighters across the Sahel region, French foreign minister says.
Last updated: 10 May 2014 08:37 GMT
French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
Last updated: 24 Apr 2014 10:03 GMT
Hollande announces new French government
Cabinet includes the French president's ex-partner Segolene Royal as minister of environment and energy.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2014 11:49 GMT
French strike 'kills Mali rebel commander'
Omar Ould Hamaha, known as 'Red Beard' and the subject of a $3m US bounty, reportedly one of 10 fighters killed.
Last updated: 14 Mar 2014 14:26 GMT
New clashes in CAR as presidential vote looms
EU prepares to deploy more peacekeepers as the Central African Republic prepares for a new interim president.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2014 05:28 GMT
Hospital attacked in Central African Republic
France increases troop presence to 1,600 after almost 400 people are killed in three days of violence.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2013 10:04 GMT
Hundreds reported dead in CAR violence
The Red Cross says it has collected 281 bodies during two days of violence in Bangui and it expects to find more.
Last updated: 07 Dec 2013 11:56 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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