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  • India PM wants 36 French Rafale fighter jets, talks progress

    India's prime minister on Friday announced plans to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France, but said negotiations on "terms and conditions" of the multibillion euro sale are ongoing. Visiting Prime Minister Narendra Modi, speaking at a joint news...
  • Huge French protests as strikes close schools, Eiffel Tower

    Thousands of protesters, many blowing whistles and waving union flags, marched through Paris and other French cities on Thursday in a day of nationwide strikes that kept many children out of school, forced the closure of the Eiffel Tower and cancelled...
  • Fewer White House state dinner invites under Obama

    An invitation to a White House state dinner has always been one of Washington's most sought-after tickets. There's the elegant setting, VIP guests in tuxedos and designer gowns and a four-course meal served up by America's most famous kitchen. But don'...
  • French ex-mayor found dead before Chinese weddings trial

    The Tours city project was simple enough: Lure Chinese couples to get married in the heart of the Loire Valley — romantic French castle country — as a way to boost the area's economic and cultural fortunes. It soon went awry. First, the...
  • Nations Obama has honored with White House state dinners

    President Barack Obama has held seven state dinners so far and plans at least two more this year. The list of countries and years the dinners were held: 2009: Then-Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh 2010: Then-Mexican President Felipe Calderon 2011:...
  • Dutch ex-hostage heads home after rescue in Mali

    A Dutch national who was held in captivity by Islamic militants for more than three years has left Mali and is headed back home, officials said Tuesday. Sjaak Rijke, who was abducted from a hotel in northern Mali in November 2011, flew into Mali's...
  • French troops find, free Dutch hostage in raid on Mali militants

    PARIS French troops carrying out a raid on Islamist rebels in Mali rescued a Dutch captive who was held by the militants for more than three years, President Francois Hollande said Monday in Paris. Hollande said several of the militants were killed or...
  • Germanwings cockpit recording to be analyzed for alarms, voices before crash

    Germanwings cockpit recording to be analyzed for alarms, voices before crash
    French air accident investigators said Wednesday that they had extracted an audio file from the cockpit voice recorder of the Germanwings Airbus that crashed in the Alps with 150 people aboard. U.S. officials confirmed that three Americans were among...
  • As crowd chants 'Death to America,' Khamenei backs nuclear talks

    As crowd chants 'Death to America,' Khamenei backs nuclear talks
    Iran’s supreme leader on Saturday urged Iranians to support their government’s efforts to negotiate a nuclear deal, even while denouncing the United States and other Western governments involved in the talks. In a much-anticipated speech...
  • John Kerry urges swift resolution in Iran nuclear talks; France hesitant

    John Kerry urges swift resolution in Iran nuclear talks; France hesitant
    Secretary of State John Kerry Saturday urged a quick resolution of the international negotiations over Iran’s nuclear program, amid French warnings that too much haste could yield a bad deal. In a rare hint of divisions between Western governments...
  • Israel cool to Iran deal, may struggle to rally opposition

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu condemned the international community's framework nuclear agreement with Iran early Friday, putting him on a collision course with the United States and other close allies as the world tries to close in on a final...