François Hollande Backs Allegations of Toxic Chemical Use in Syria

Paris. – The U.S. is investigating allegations that a toxic chemical, probably chlorine, was used against rebels in Syria earlier this month. The claims gained traction when the French government said it had “information” of toxic gases being used against opposition targets. The U.S. State Department is examining if the Syrian government was responsible. This […]

A Week in France / September 2: Going Green, Going to War

Every Sunday (or Tuesday), La Jeune Politique looks back on the events that made the news in the past week, giving you the chance to catch up on the articles you missed and more. Thursday, August 15 On August 15, the 2013 Shanghai academic ranking of world universities was published. While it may have gone unnoticed outside academic circles […]