French President Vows to Fight Racism and Anti-Semitism

PARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande has used his New Year’s Eve television speech to say that the fight against racism and anti-Semitism will be his national cause for 2015. France faced an increase of acts of anti-Semitism and racism in 2014, according to Read More


Mali and Tuareg Rebels Sign Peace Deal

[BBC] Mali’s government has signed a peace deal with Tuareg rebels to help pave the way for elections next month. The accord calls for an immediate ceasefire and for government troops to return to the rebel-held northern town of Kidal, officials said. The rebels captured Read More