"To try to demand from the government in Belgrade to make a choice: whether you are with Russia or you with the West well, it is to step on the same rake as in the Ukrainian crisis"
Russian foreign minister
"In principle - the requirement of choice, either you are with Russia or you are with the West, this is the Middle Ages."
Russian Foreign Minister
"The indictment alleges that the Russian conspirators want to promote discord in the United States and undermine public confidence in democracy"
US Deputy Attorney General
"A workday in Algeria doesn’t pay for your dinner. Here one day almost covers me for a month."
"If they impose another Cold War on us, we have a much better chance of winning it than last time."
Head of Russia’s Council on Foreign and Defense Policy
"The use of robots and artificial intelligence within the military might make the whole world more unstable."
Anders Fogh Rasmussen
Former NATO Secretary General
"I do not expect to be robbed of my youth and my life, I am going to throw myself into the sea with the migrants, without returning."
"Ministers, regardless of whether they are married or single, must not engage in sexual relations with staff"
Australian Prime Minister
Four French hostages kidnapped by al Qaeda’s north African wing three years ago in Niger have been
President Francois Hollande announced
Save The Children has produced a major new report on preventable child deaths worldwide, which ranks the safest and least safe countries in which to
There are fears that militant violence in West Africa is spreading after a double suicide attack in Niger which left more than 20 people dead, mostly
Islamist suicide bombers have struck at an army barracks and a French-run uranium mine in Niger.
In Agadez in the north, at least 20 soldiers were
Two suicide bombers have struck Northern Niger, injuring at least 16 people. A subsequent gunbattle with suspected Islamist militants has claimed the
Royal Dutch Shell has been ordered to pay unspecified damages to one farmer in Nigeria for loss of income.
The ruling comes after a court at the
Nigeria has declared a state of emergency in northern areas plagued by a deadly Islamist insurgency.
It comes a week after militants from the Boko
Some 25 people have been killed after suspected radical Islamists bombed a drinking spot in Maiduguri in Nigeria.
The military says it suspects the
Al-Qaeda’s North African wing on Wednesday released a video of four French hostages kidnapped in Niger last year.
It shows a series of stills of
In Nigeria, President Goodluck Jonathan says that the post-election violence “was not a spontaneous reaction”. The Red Cross says that tens of
The French government has said it is almost certain al-Qaeda was behind the abduction and killing of two Frenchmen in Niger at the weekend. French
Many mothers just do not know how good breast milk is for their babies, especially in the first six months. In Niger, for example, it is the custom
The first pictures of the five French citizens and two Africans who were taken hostage in Niger have been broadcast.
The images show the group
The first pictures of the five French citizens who were taken hostage in Africa two weeks ago have been broadcast on television.
The images were
French Foreign Minister Bernard Kouchner on Tuesday vowed to do all he can to free the seven hostages seized by Al Qaeda in Niger last week.
Al-Qaeda’s North African branch has confirmed it kidnapped seven foreigners in Niger last week.
Five of the hostages are French, the other two from
French nuclear company Areva says two of its workers are among seven people kidnapped in northern Niger.
Five french nationals were seized this
Thousands of people have taken to the streets of Niger in support of the military coup that overthrew the president on Thursday.
The rally in the