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Daniel Flynn

Daniel Flynn

    Ebola: Liberian leader sees decline, but aid too slow
    Ebola: Liberian leader sees decline, but aid too slow
    International aid to battle the Ebola epidemic in Liberia is arriving too slowly, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf said on Wednesday, though she...
    Thousands flood makeshift camp in CAR
    Thousands flood makeshift camp in CAR
    Medical charity Medecins Sans Frontiers (MSF) said on Sunday that it was receiving between 15 and 20 wounded a day at a makeshift camp at Bangui airport in Central...
    Keita wins Mali elections
    Keita wins Mali elections
    Keita's winning announcement comes after his rival, Soumaila Cissé, conceded defeat on Monday in a...
    Hollande expected to trump Sarkozy in French elections
    Hollande expected to trump Sarkozy in French elections
    Campaigning ended on Saturday in France for a decisive second-round presidential vote expected to crown Francois Hollande the country's first...
    Sarkozy, Hollande go head to head in TV debate
    Sarkozy, Hollande go head to head in TV debate
    French President Nicolas Sarkozy and socialist rival Francois Hollande were set to clash in their only television debate on Wednesday seen as the...
    Sarkozy seeks to ban certain imams from France
    Sarkozy seeks to ban certain imams from France
    France's President Nicolas Sarkozy said on Monday he would bar some Muslim preachers from entering France to participate in an Islamic conference...
    G20 inches toward $2-trillion in rescue funds
    G20 inches toward $2-trillion in rescue funds
    Germany is easing its opposition to a bigger European bailout fund, officials said, smoothing the way for the world's leading economies to secure...
    Marseille lays bare G7 differences
    Marseille lays bare G7 differences
    Vague pledges and a lack of action by G7 countries underscored differences between Europe and the United States and a lack of room to manoeuvre in...
    G20 backs early-warning plan against future crises
    G20 backs early-warning plan against future crises
    Leading world economies agreed on Friday to put the policies of seven major nations under a microscope as part of a plan to prevent a repeat of the...
    Divisions on monetary reform exposed at G20
    Divisions on monetary reform exposed at G20
    Opposing views about how to reform the global monetary system were laid bare at a meeting of the top 20 economies on Thursday, with France setting...
    French New Wave film director Chabrol dies aged 80
    French New Wave film director Chabrol dies aged 80
    Claude Chabrol, one of France's most eminent film directors and a pioneer of the influential New Wave style that revolutionised French cinema, died...
    Rights group: Stop Italy forcing migrants back to Libya
    Rights group: Stop Italy forcing migrants back to Libya
    The European Union should demand that Italy stop forcing African migrant boats back to Libya, which is consigning would-be asylum seekers to...