US ups pressure on Pakistan with threat to cut military aid

The United States warned an angry Pakistan on Tuesday that it could lose its status as a privileged military ally if it continues giving safe haven to Afghan militant groups.

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France's domestic security operation 'Sentinelle' to undergo revamp

France’s ‘Operation Sentinelle’, a domestic military presence that since the January 2015 terrorist attacks has deployed thousands of soldiers to patrol public spaces will be revamped, the French Interior minister announced Tuesday.

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Is the US alt-right 'making racism cool again'?

Social media savvy and politically incorrect, the alt-right movement’s young white supremacists are making noise in the United States, even as they struggle to define themselves. FRANCE 24 takes a closer look.

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India's top court outlaws practice of Islamic 'instant divorce'

India’s Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down the Muslim practice that allows men to instantly divorce their wives–by saying “talaq” three times–as unconstitutional.

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Iraqi troops breach outskirts of Tal Afar city in battle against IS group

Iraqi troops on Tuesday reached the first urban areas of the Islamic State-held northern town of Tal Afar on the third day of a multi-pronged operation, said a military commander.

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