A French hostage has been freed by North African Islamist militants who had abducted him in Mali three years ago. Serge Lazarevic was taken by
Cuban doctor Felix Baez Sarria has been evacuated from West Africa to Geneva after falling ill with the Ebola virus. While he is now being cared for
The EU has pledged more than 1 billion euros in funding to fight against the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.
But NGOs say funds need to be disbursed
Al Qaeda’s north African arm (AQMI) has issued a video of two hostages they are holding.
Frenchman Serge Lazarevic, has been held in the Sahara
At the end of a donor’s conference just held for Mali, its president could count up three and a quarter billion euros in aid promises, some of the
It is known as female genital mutilation, a practice that is prevalent in many countries. There are laws against it, but that is not enough to
Alasdair Sandford, euronews:
Joining us from Washington is Professor Chester Crocker of Georgetown University.
He served as Assistant Secretary
The surprise move by the French government to attack jihadist rebels in Mali followed the surprise rebel advance southward toward the capital Bamako
A stark warning for Westerners comes as Mohamed al-Zawahiri, a former senior member in the Egyptian Salafist jihadist movement, speaking to euronews
Against the backdrop of an unfolding hostage drama in Algeria, euronews spoke to Anders Fogh Rasmussen, the secretary general of NATO.
French military action – Opération Serval – against Islamists trying to take control of northern Mali has moved into a new phase: the deployment of
French military intervention in north Mali is aimed at stopping a radical Islamic takeover of the territory.
Three groups essentially dominate
Question: Mathieu, Politics student, Paris:
“I would like to know whether the European Union has the power to intervene militarily in the current
For the fifth consecutive year the number of forcibly displaced people worldwide has reached 42 million and aid is now at a critical level. Euronews
Tuareg rebels in Mali have declared their own independent state after declaring an end to hostilities
The National Movement for the Liberation of
Tackling child labour remains one of the greatest challenges facing both the developed and developing worlds. It is estimated some 200 million
Working to stop female genital mutilation… In a village in Mali, a health group is trying to convince mothers to keep the knives of tradition away
You might think that leprosy is a disease of the past, but millions across the world still suffer the body wasting disease.
New treatments offer