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France, Germany ask Putin's support on Syria

France, Germany ask Putin's support on Syria

The leaders of France and Germany have written to Russian President Vladimir Putin to ask for his support for a UN Security Council calling for an immediate ceasefire in Syria, an Elysee source said on Friday.

Three hurt after car deliberately rams people in southern France

Three hurt after car deliberately rams people in southern France

A man deliberately ran his car into a group of students outside a high school near Toulouse in southern France on Friday, injuring three people, two of them seriously, police sources said.

France urges Syria transition without Assad

France urges Syria transition without Assad

France called Friday for a political transition in Syria that would not include President Bashar al-Assad, after a series of shifting positions on resolving the six-year-old conflict.

Ratchanok leads Thai women to badminton glory

Ratchanok leads Thai women to badminton glory

Thailand’s Ratchanok Intanon made a successful cameo appearance at the Southeast Asian Games yesterday, the world number five leading...