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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

More: When asked how France was able to secure the release of 4 hostages from Islamic State militants, Hollande says, 'France doesn't engage in prisoner exchanges, but that doesn't mean other countries don't. Some countries have done it to help us, I admit that' - @Reuters

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Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant

French President Francois Hollande reaffirms that France does not pay ransoms for hostages - @Reuters

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Iraq crisis

More: Hollande says France will not put troops on the ground, and that the French air strikes would only target forces in Iraq, not Syria - @AP

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Ebola outbreak 2014

French President Francois Hollande says France will install a military hospital in West Africa to help fight Ebola - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

French President Francois Hollande says France will provide support for air strikes in Iraq - @Reuters

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Ebola outbreak 2014

Medecins Sans Frontieres says French Ebola patient's repatriation from Monrovia, Liberia, was far too slow - @Reuters

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Ebola outbreak 2014

More: Volunteer who contracted Ebola in Liberia will be evacuated to a specialized treatment center in France - @Reuters

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Ebola outbreak 2014

A French aid worker for medical charity Médecins Sans Frontières has contracted the Ebola virus in Liberia, according to a statement - @Reuters

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France

Prosecuting judges in Paris drop all charges of money laundering, fraud against 9 close to an exiled Iranian opposition group; arrested on terrorism charges more than 10 years ago - @Reuters

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France

French PM Manuel Valls wins confidence vote on his government in parliament, vote tally shows - @Reuters

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Air France strike, Sept., 2014

French flag carrier Air France set to scrap at least half its flights on Monday as pilots begin strike - @AFP

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

France's President Hollande says 'no time to lose' in fighting Islamic State militants in Iraq - @AlArabiya_Eng

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France

Serbia knocks off France in FIBA World Cup 90-85; will face the US in the finals - @FIBA

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France

France knocks off Team Spain, 65-52, in FIBA World Cup. Spanish side had been heavy favorite to face USA in finals - @SportsCenter

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Iraq crisis

France is ready to take part in airstrikes against extremist fighters in Iraq if needed, Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius says - @AP

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France

French economy will expand at tepid 0.4% pace in 2014, well below 1.7% rate the government forecast earlier this year, finance minister says - @nytimesbusiness

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Iraq crisis

France to host conference on Iraq security crisis on Sept. 15 - @Reuters

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Libya regional tensions

French Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian urges decisive international action in Libya, which he calls a 'hub for terrorist groups' - @AFP

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Iraq crisis

Anti-Islamic State coalition so far, per Secretary of State Kerry: Canada, UAE, Estonia, Albania, France, UK; Australia, Japan, Saudi and Kuwait giving aid - @margbrennan

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Iran nuclear program talks

EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton says Iran, six world powers are far apart on nuclear program but sees possibility of being able to narrow gap - @Reuters

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