Donald Trump

Trump says appropriate to let Russia join G7

Russia was pushed out of the G8 in 2014 because of its annexation of Crimea from Ukraine.

Trump says appropriate to let Russia join G7

AJ IMPACT

France vows tight security to keep protesters far from G7 summit

Raft of unprecedented security measures set to transform French seaside resort into a fortress for G7 leaders' summit.

France vows tight security to keep protesters far from G7 summit

Russia

Macron tells Putin truce in Syria's Idlib must be respected

French president hosts Russian counterpart for wide-ranging talks, including about Syria and Ukraine.

Macron tells Putin truce in Syria's Idlib must be respected

France

'If you don't struggle, France doesn't give you rights'

The gilets noirs protest group uses space opened by France's yellow vests and seeks rights for undocumented migrants.

Black vests: Who are the gilets noirs and what do they want?

Europe

UN expert to France: Bring home citizens facing hanging in Iraq

Agnes Callamard questions due process in Iraqi court, but Paris insists ISIL-linked suspects should be tried abroad.

UN expert to France: Bring home citizens facing hanging in Iraq

Europe

Flying Frenchman crosses English Channel by hoverboard

Franky Zapata reached speeds of 160 kph, flying just a few metres above the waves.

Europe

France protest: Rally against police brutality in Nantes

Protesters demand justice for the death of man whose body was pulled from the Loire River.

Special series

Yemen: War Profiteers

Inside the murky world of global arms trade. Are European countries complicit in war crimes against civilians in Yemen?

AJ Impact

New US sanctions take aim at Russia-led Nord Stream 2 pipeline

The Senate's Foreign Relations Committee passed a bill aimed at curbing Moscow's European influence.

New US sanctions take aim at Russia-led Nord Stream 2 pipeline

France

French dam demolition divides environmentalists

In recent years, the Vezins Dam's capacity to provide energy has diminished, so the government has ordered its demolition to allow the valley to return to its natural state.

AJ Impact

US to strike back against France's digital tax on tech firms

After French president approves digital tax targeting US companies, Trump threatens 'substantial reciprocal' action.

US to strike back against France's digital tax on tech firms

History

'Major discovery': Giant dinosaur bone unearthed in France

The bone is one of more than 7,500 fossils that have been found at the Angeac-Charente site since 2010.

'Major discovery': Giant dinosaur bone unearthed in France

Sport

Pushing for women's race, group tackles Tour de France

Each July, they ride all 21 stages of the tour, it’s a challenging route of nearly 3,500km.

Europe

Europe's heatwave smashes records on the continent

Thursday has been forecast to be the peak of the latest European heatwave - the second in less than a month.

Europe's heatwave smashes records on the continent

European Union

Remaining Iran nuclear deal signatories to meet in Vienna

China, Russia, the UK, France, Germany and the EU to discuss to what extent the 2015 accord can be salvaged.

Remaining Iran nuclear deal signatories to meet in Vienna