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French soldier killed in northern Mali

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 14:21

A French legionnaire was killed during a reconnaissance mission in northern Mali, taking to nine the number of soldiers to have died in the west African country since 2013, President Francois Hollande`s office said Tuesday.

French police hunt for man who stabbed soldier

Last Updated: Monday, May 27, 2013, 10:12

The 23-year-old soldier, Cedric Cordier, was in uniform patrolling the busy underground corridors where shops and crowded public transport lines converge beneath the famous Arch of La Defense.

French soldier stabbing linked to London terror attack?

Last Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2013, 08:57

A French soldier was stabbed in the throat in a busy commercial district outside Paris today, and France`s president said authorities are investigating any possible links with the recent slaying of a British soldier.

Fifth French soldier killed in Mali operation

Last Updated: Monday, March 18, 2013, 09:33

A French corporal was killed during fighting in Mali, bringing to five the toll of the French military contingent fighting armed Islamists in the west African country, the president`s office said.

French soldier killed in Mali clash with radicals

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 12:35

A French soldier was killed today in a clash with terrorists in northern Mali where the French are in the midst of a critical operation, President Francois Hollande announced.

France: Woman to marry slain soldier posthumously

Last Updated: Saturday, March 24, 2012, 18:19

The pregnant girlfriend of one of the French paratroopers murdered by Mohamed Merah is to be allowed to marry him posthumously, the lawyer said.

Three Afghan civilians killed by French soldier

Last Updated: Thursday, July 28, 2011, 09:47

More than 1,400 Afghan civilians have been killed in the conflict this year.

French soldier killed, four injured in Afghan blast

Last Updated: Thursday, May 19, 2011, 16:24

Injuries to the 4 other soldiers were not life-threatening, a statement said.

French soldier killed, 9 wounded in Afghanistan attack

Last Updated: Thursday, April 21, 2011, 12:04

About 4,000 French soldiers are deployed under NATO command in Afghanistan.