When Gavrilo Princip opened fire on Archduke Franz Ferdinand, he killed not just the heir to the Austrian throne, but sentenced to death over million people in four…

Declining budgets challenge France as it seeks fiscal control, defense autonomy The top priority of France’s newly elected president, Francois Hollande, is to slash government debt. Although this…

Since the fall of the Third Reich in 1945, our verdict on Hitler’s leadership has mostly come from the pens and mouths of his generals. Many of these…

In pursuing dreams of victory in France, Henry threw England into decades of war and the chaos of a Europe in conflict Henry VIII was born dreaming of…

France was one of eleven nations taking part in Maple Flag 38. The French Air Force detachment arrived for the start of period one with four Mirage 2000Ns,…

Sustained funding uncertainty has French, U.K. defense industry on edge Ask defense industrialists in France and the U.K. what they want most in the absence of larger military…

I’ve often heard photographers, particularly those specialising in landscape work, say they feel satisfied with an image when it conveys the feelings they had at the time it…

Attention of international observers These days are focused on the possible configuration of the French-Russian relations. Former French President Jacques Chirac called analysts friend Vladimir Putin. Now the…

Observers note that French President Nicolas Sarkozy to allow himself to break the tradition of diplomatic caution and subtexts when states of Russia. For example, he said that…