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    • FRANCE – PARIS ATTACKS: Paris attacks victims slam ‘atrocious lack of preparation’

      0 Groups representing the victims of the November 13 jihadist attacks in Paris have begun providing chilling testimony to parliamentary investigators, denouncing what they called “an atrocious lack of preparation” for an emergency in which 130 people lost their lives. The Bataclan after the November 13 attacks F. Guillot/AFP Standard Source

    • FRANCE – SYRIA: France’s Hollande condemns Syrian regime’s ‘policy of starving whole cities’

      0 French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius has called on the Syrian regime to end its siege on rebel-held Madaya, where people are dying of starvation, and says the government and its Russian ally must halt air strikes. French President Francois Hollande welcomes Syrian opposition coordinator Riad Hijab at the Elysee Palace in Paris, 11 January […]

    • FRANCE: Air France: Paris attacks cost 70 million euros in December

      0 Air France-KLM says the November terror attacks in Paris cost the airline group 70 million euros in December. Turnover in November fell by around 50 million euros as a result of the attacks, the Franco-Dutch group said last month. Air France planes at Roissy airport near Paris, 27 October 2015 Reuters/Christian Hartmann Standard Source

    • INTERNATIONAL MEDIA: Charlie Hebdo stays provocative with anniversary edition

      Packed copies of the latest edition of French weekly newspaper Charlie Hebdo with the title “One year on, The assassin still on the run” are seen at a printing house near Paris, France, January 4, 2016. Reuters/Benoit Tessier This week’s show looks at the anniversary edition of France’s satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo – one year […]

    • INTERNATIONAL REPORT: Negotiations continue over Turkish access to the Gaza strip

      A damaged house east of Gaza City. Reuters/Suhaib Salem A reconciliation between Turkey and Israel appears likely, as the two countries continue negotiations over Turkish access to the Gaza strip. The ties between the two countries soured in May 2010 after an Israeli naval force raided a Gaza-bound Turkish aid ship while still in international […]