China is to set up an anti-terrorism alliance with Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Tajikistan, state media said on Thursday, as it seeks to boost coordination with neighbors to tackle what it says is a growing domestic militant threat.
Iran hopes to join an international project in southern France that aims to build the first machine to generate significant amounts of energy using nuclear fusion, which is considered a clean, safe and virtually limitless form of nuclear power.
Air France pilots join embarrassing train, garbage strikes.
About a quarter of Air France pilots began a four-day strike on Saturday to demand better working conditions — the latest challenge to travelers and France's image as it hosts Europe's biggest sporting event.
Minister of industries, mines and trade expressed optimism about the Iran's accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) in the near future, saying any US attempt to block Iran's WTO membership will be to Washington's detriment.
The number of French nationals leaving the country to join the ISIL militant group in Syria and Iraq shows an 82 percent rise in 2014, almost doubling since the beginning of the year, Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve says.