Shimon Peres's memoir reveals lifelong optimism for peace - 2時間前  France 24

In many parts of the world, Jewish custom holds that a tombstone be placed on the one-year anniversary of one’s death. For the late Israeli politician Shimon Peres, that anniversary is being marked by the release of his autobiography.
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Landmark CETA trade deal between Canada and EU enters into force - 3時間前  France 24

A landmark free trade deal linking the EU and Canada went into effect on Thursday despite lingering opposition from activists worried about the pact's consequences on the environment and health.
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Burma should give access to investigators, says UN rights chief - 8時間前  France 24

On the margins of the United Nations General Assembly, FRANCE 24’s Marc Perelman meets Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights. Hussein has been urging Burma to allow an investigation team to enter the country and stop what he calls the 'ethnic cleansing' of Muslim-minority group, the Rohingyas. He also talks of the war in Yemen where violations of international law are observed on a daily basis.
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Split looms in French far right as Marine Le Pen’s key aide quits - 10時間前  France 24

Florian Philippot, for many years the closest aide of French far-right politician Marine Le Pen, said on Thursday he was quitting the National Front party, opening up a likely split in the country’s far-right ranks.
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Iraq begins offensive to retake Islamic State group stronghold Hawija - 15時間前  France 24

Iraq is to begin an offensive to retake Hawija, one of two remaining bastions of the Islamic State group in the country, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced Thursday.
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Whole of Puerto Rico without power as Hurricane Maria devastates island - 20時間前  France 24

The strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in over 80 years destroyed homes, knocked out power across the entire island and triggered heavy flooding Wednesday in an onslaught that could plunge the U.S. territory deeper into financial crisis.
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Paris's Montparnasse Tower to get dazzling €300mn revamp - 1日前  France 24

Montparnasse Tower has long been derided as the ugliest building in Paris. But the 1970s skyscraper is set to undergo a total revamp, costing €300mn, to become a stunning, ecological landmark for when Paris hosts the 2024 Olympic Games.
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Marchers rally in rival Togo protests - 1日前  France 24

Several thousand people thronged the streets of Togo's capital Wednesday after the ruling party urged supporters to march at the same time as planned opposition protests demanding the removal of President Faure Gnassingbe.
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Spanish police arrest top aide to Catalan vice-president - 1日前  France 24

Spain's Guardia Civil police force on Wednesday arrested the Catalan vice-president's right-hand man, police and Catalonia's regional government said.
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Hurricane Maria heads for Virgin Islands after lashing Dominica, Guadeloupe - 1日前  France 24

Hurricane Maria closed in on the US Virgin Islands late Tuesday as the US National Hurricane Center warned of a "potentially catastrophic" impact from a storm that has already killed at least two people in the Caribbean.
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French billionaire L’Oréal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies at 94 - 2時間前  France 24

L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt, the world's richest woman, has died at the age of 94, her family said.
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Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai: 'I asked Macron to invest $300m in girls' education' - 5時間前  France 24

The youngest laureate of the Nobel Peace Prize, Malala Yousafzai, talks to FRANCE 24’s Marc Perelman. The UN messenger of peace is at the UN General Assembly to meet world leaders and urge them to increase the funding of girls’ education. She also calls on them to provide education for children in refugee camps in Jordan, Lebanon and Kenya.
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Teenager is sixth person arrested in London Tube attack - 8時間前  France 24

British police have arrested a sixth person in connection with last week's attack on a London subway train.
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French unions stage fresh protests over labour law reform - 13時間前  France 24

French unions will stage new protests Thursday against an overhaul of the country's labour code, hoping to build pressure on President Emmanuel Macron days before his signature reform is expected to become law.
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Mexico in frantic search for survivors after huge quake - 19時間前  France 24

Rescuers dug frantically Wednesday for survivors of a 7.1- magnitude earthquake that killed more than 200 people in Mexico, as the nation watched anxiously for signs of life at a collapsed school in the capital.
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'The door is open for dialogue with Madrid,' says Carles Puigdemont - 0日前  France 24

Carles Puigdemont is president of Spain’s Catalonia region. As national authorities crack down on the region’s preparations for an October 1 independence referendum that Madrid says is illegal, Puigdemont has accused the national government of adopting a “totalitarian attitude”.
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At United Nations, Rouhani defends Iran nuclear deal against 'rogue newcomers' - 1日前  France 24

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday defended the nuclear deal at the United Nations, saying it was an internationally backed accord that should not be destroyed by "rogue newcomers to the world of politics."
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Iraqi Kurdistan FM: 'We are determined to go ahead' with independence vote - 1日前  France 24

Falah Mustafa Bakir, the foreign minister of Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional Government, spoke to FRANCE 24's Marc Perelman on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York. He admitted that the international community has "asked" his government to postpone the September 25 referendum on Kurdish independence but said Erbil is "determined to go ahead".
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France picks AIDS drama ‘120 Beats Per Minute’ for Oscar bid - 1日前  France 24

France has selected Robin Campillo's “120 Beats Per Minute”, this year’s Grand Prix winner at the Cannes Film Festival, as its submission in the best foreign-language film category of the Oscars.
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At UN, Trump looks to sell 'America First' to the world - 1日前  France 24

Boastful, bellicose and, at times, confused, Donald Trump's maiden address to the United Nations General assembly on Tuesday was largely what observers have come to expect from the US president's public speeches.
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