After Trump victory at Electoral College, world views collide

After Trump victory at Electoral College, world views collide

Donald Trump will become the 45th US president next month, after prevailing Monday at the Electoral College amid nationwide protests at state capitals. FRANCE 24 spoke to electors and insiders with divergent views of where the country is headed. On January 20, Republican Donald J. Trump will raise his right hand, place his left on […]

Several French citizens ‘unaccounted for’ amid Gabon’s post-electoral violence

Several French citizens ‘unaccounted for’ amid Gabon’s post-electoral violence

France expressed concern on Monday about the safety of several of its nationals following violence in its former colony Gabon triggered by a disputed presidential election. Fighting erupted in Gabon last week after the announcement of a slim victory for incumbent President Ali Bongo. At least six people have been killed and more than 1,000 […]