French lawmakers expected to back new surveillance rules The govt. says it wants to bring modern surveillance techniques within the law rather than outside any system of control.
Europe aims to improve security, defense cooperation with China Mogherini's two-day visit comes as Beijing launches a diplomatic offensive to move Sino-European relations beyond trade.
France's National Front founder says ashamed daughter bears his name The 86-year-old Le Pen helped found the anti-immigration National Front party in 1972 and built it into a feared political force.
U.S. Secretary of State pays unannounced visit to Somalia Kerry will meet Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, the Prime Minister, provincial leaders and civilian groups.