“What you see is from outside yourself, and may come, or not, but is beyond your control. But your fear is yours, and yours alone, like your voice, or your fingers, or your memory, and therefore yours to control. If you feel powerless over your fear, you have not yet admitted that it is yours, to do with as you will.”
Big international banks are preparing to move some of their operations out of Britain in early 2017 due to the uncertainty over the country’s future relationship with the European Union, a top banking official said.
US Defense Secretary Ash Carter arrived in Iraq Sunday for an update on the battle to retake the northern city of Mosul from the Islamic State (IS) group and to discuss a possible role for Turkish troops with Iraqi and Kurdish leaders.
FRANCE 24 brings you an exclusive report from the newly liberated Christian city of Bartella, located close to Mosul in Iraq. The Golden Brigade, Iraq's anti-terrorist division, recaptured the town from the Islamic State (IS) group on Thursday.
Donald Trump is laying out an ambitious agenda for his first 100 days as president but pointedly noting that he will find time to sue the numerous women who have accused him of groping and other unwanted sexual behavior.
AT&T Inc said on Saturday it agreed to buy Time Warner Inc for $85.4 billion, the boldest move yet by a telecommunications company to acquire
content to stream over its network to attract a growing number of online viewers.
Somali pirates have freed 26 Asian sailors held captive in a small fishing village for more than four years since their ship was hijacked in the Indian Ocean, government officials and a maritime expert said on Saturday.
US couple Marlene and Spencer Hays have bequeathed their enormous collection of late 19th and early 20th century masterpieces to the Musée d’Orsay in Paris upon their death, in the largest gift to a French museum by a foreign donor in over 70 years.
The UN named comic book character Wonder Woman as its new Honorary Ambassador for the Empowerment of Woman and Girls, despite a petition signed by over 1,000 UN staffers protesting the fictional character’s “overtly sexualised image”.
Walid Phares, a foreign policy adviser to Donald Trump, spoke to FRANCE 24 about the Republican presidential candidate's world view. Trump's "extreme vetting" of Muslim immigrants for terrorist links would be in the interest of Muslim Americans, Phares claimed, while the wall between the US and Mexico to keep out illegal immigrants "would be built on US soil".
Iraqi forces pushed into a town near the Islamic State group-held city of Mosul Saturday after a wave of militant attacks in and around the northern city of Kirkuk set off more than 24 hours of heavy clashes.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gained on his Democratic
rival Hillary Clinton among American voters this week, cutting
her lead nearly in half, according to Reuters/Ipsos polling
released on Friday.
An international inquiry found Friday that Syrian government forces were responsible for a third toxic gas attack, setting the stage for a showdown between Russia and western council members over how to respond.
South Africa’s announcement Friday that it is leaving the ICC surprised many, raising questions about its legality and concerns for the future of a court that counted South African dissident-turned-president Nelson Mandela as a key advocate.
Canada's trade minister said Saturday the “ball is in the EU’s court’ to save a landmark free trade deal, which is being blocked by the small Belgian region of Wallonia, after a meeting with the president of the European Parliament Martin Schulz.