Putin accuses the US of trying to ‘prolong’ the conflict in Ukraine

Issued on: 08/16/2022 – 08:30Modified: 08/16/2022 – 14:44 Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States on August 16 of trying to prolong the conflict in Ukraine. In televised remarks,…

Putin accuses the US of trying to ‘prolong’ the conflict in Ukraine

Issued on: 08/16/2022 – 08:28 Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday accused the United States of trying to prolong the conflict in Ukraine. In televised remarks, Putin said that Washington…

Russians and Ukrainians again exchange blame for new bombing near nuclear plant

Issued on: 08/15/2022 – 22:31 Ukrainian and Russian officials reported shelling near the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant in southern Ukraine on Monday, with both sides blaming each other days after the…

US basketball star Brittney Griner appeals drug conviction in Russia

Issued on: 08/15/2022 – 13:55Modified: 08/15/2022 – 14:16 American basketball star Brittney Griner, who was convicted of drug possession and trafficking in Russia, has appealed her nine-year prison sentence, her…

Ukraine farmers face a challenging harvest season as grain silos are already full

Issued on: 08/14/2022 – 15:39Modified: 08/14/2022 – 18:24 01:54 Ukraine farmers face a challenging harvest season Screenshot from © France 24 As Ukraine’s grain exports slowly restart, an estimated 45…

Firefighters light tactical flames in a bid to slow the spread of the French bushfire

Issued on: 08/14/2022 – 20:58Modified: 08/14/2022 – 21:37 Firefighters have been starting tactical fires in southwestern France in a bid to slow the spread of wildfires after a blaze that…

Zelensky accuses Russian soldiers of organizing attacks from the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant

Issued on: 08/14/2022 – 07:11Modified: 08/14/2022 – 13:15 Ukrainian President Volodomyr Zelensky said on Saturday night that Russia is using the nuclear facility it occupies in Zaporizhzhia as a military…

Afghan artist exiled in France creates work on women’s liberation

Issued on: 08/13/2022 – 19:40 August 15 will mark the first anniversary of the Taliban’s takeover of Afghanistan. FRANCE 24 has been talking to refugees who have fled the country.…

Volunteer firefighters under pressure as France battles historic wildfires

Volunteer firefighters have been called to their daily jobs across France this summer to help fight wildfires. “This is the first year that we have been called so much to…

Further spread of a massive forest fire feared in southwestern France

Issued on: 08/11/2022 – 10:22Modified: 11/08/2022 – 10:37 French authorities warned on Thursday that the outbreaks could cause a massive wildfire to spread further in the country’s dry southwest, where…