France has taken centre stage on the global political front as President Francois Hollande visits Moscow Thursday for talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin in a turnaround in global politics.
The French president will seek concessions from Putin, including limiting Russian airstrikes in Syria to ISIS targets.
President Obama told reporters at the White House there was no "specific and credible" intelligence to suggest the U.S. faced a terrorist threat over the Thanksgiving weekend. The president also met with France's Francois Hollande, urging Europe to escalate its efforts against ISIS. Almost 5,000 unaccompanied minors crossed the U.S. Show More Summary
At a joint conference with French President Francois Hollande Tuesday, President Obama declared that their Global Climate Conference in Paris...
Yesterday. President Obama and French President Francois Hollande promised the world that they stand “united in “total solidarity”” against ISIS in the aftermath of the latest attack on France. Yeah, I don’t know what that means either. I always hoped that we were united in solidarity before this last attack, but, for some reason the […]
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is due to have dinner Wednesday with French President Francois Hollande amid calls in France for the closure of Europe's doors to new arrivals in a further sign of Merkel's isolation.
French President Francois Hollande's upcoming Thursday visit to Moscow will focus on forging a broad international coalition to counter the Islamic State (ISIL) jihadist group, Russian Ambassador to France Alexander Orlov said Wednesday.
Shelby Holliday | (WSJ Video Report) | – – “In the wake of the Paris attacks, French President Francois Hollande is traveling to Washington and Moscow to build support for a new…
"War." It was one of the most-used words in the French news media in the days following the terror attacks in Paris. Earlier this week, French President Francois Hollande voiced a common sentiment among many French: "We must destroy Daesh," he said, using another name for the Islamic State. In a YouGov poll after the Nov. 13 […]
WASHINGTON, Nov 24 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama and French President Francois Hollande pressed Russia on Tuesday to focus its attacks in Syria on Islamic State militants after Turkey heightened tensions in the region by downing...Show More Summary
US President Barack Obama will continue discussions on joint fight against the Islamic State with French President Francois Hollande on November 30 in Paris, White House National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes told reporters.
Aaron David Miller: If French President Francois Hollande had a chance to bring Mr. Putin around on his support for Bashar Assad, Tuesday's jet incident makes that outcome even less likely.
President Barack Obama met with Francois Hollance, president of France, on Tuesday to address the Paris attacks that occurred on November 13. Obama directly addressed how the U.S. plans to react to the tragedy and to the terrorist group ISIS moving forward. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama and French President Francois Hollande said on Tuesday they agreed to increase air strikes against Islamic State forces in Syria and Iraq and coordinate intelligence on domestic threats following the Nov. 13 Paris attacks.
As a longtime writer on French politics who was critical of François Hollande's performance since the feckless early days of his presidency, it's gratifying to report that Hollande is finally taking the measure of his job and the responsibility it carries. Show More Summary
President Obama met with French President Francois Hollande Tuesday at the White House as Hollande tries to assemble an international coalition to defeat ISIS. In the press conference following their hour-long meeting, Obama pledged more support for the French effort but did not endorse deploying U.S. Show More Summary
French President Francois Hollande says the unprecedented gathering of world leaders next week at a climate summit in Paris is the best possible response to those who threaten his country with terror attacks. Hollande says "our task,...Show More Summary
President of France Francois Hollande has gained the highest popularity rating over the last three years following the recent terrorist attacks in Paris, according to a poll released Tuesday.
French President Francois Hollande on November 16, three days after the Islamic State massacred 229 people in…
President Obama and French President Francois Hollande met Tuesday in the wake of the Paris terror attacks, with perhaps the most newsworthy moment coming when they were asked about Turkey's shooting down of a Russian jet. "Turkey, like every country, has the right to defend its territory and its airspace,...