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Tourists flee raging wildfires across French Riviera – BBC News

Wildfires in south-eastern France have forced the evacuation of 10,000 people overnight, officials say. Hundreds of tourists slept on the beaches of the Côte d’Azur. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog World In Pictures https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBX37n4R0UGJN-TLiQOm7ZTP Big Hitters https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBUME-LUrFkDwFmiEc3jwMXP Just Good News https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBUsYo_P26cjihXLN-k3w246

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Israel police spokesman defends al-Aqsa security measures

Micky Rosenfeld, the spokesman for Israel’s police force, has defended the right to impose new security measures, including metal detectors, around the al-Aqsa compound following a deadly shootout between Palestinians and Israeli forces. In an interview with Al Jazeera, he failed to acknowledge the Jordanian authorities’ right to manage and administer Jerusalem’s holiest site, which was declared by the United …

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‘America 1st cannot mean that Europe’s interests come last’: Junker on new anti-Russia sanctions

Brussels has fired back at the new US sanctions against Russia, saying an “America first” approach does not mean EU interests can come last. Germany and France have also voiced their opposition to the new set of sanctions. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/8iri RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=RussiaToday Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us …

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Trump: Transgender people ‘can’t serve’ in US military – BBC News

US President Donald Trump says transgender people cannot serve in “any capacity” in the military. He tweeted that he had consulted with military experts and cited “tremendous medical costs and disruption”. The Obama administration decided last year to allow transgender people to serve openly in the military. But in June, Defence Secretary James Mattis agreed to a six-month delay in …

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Dubai: Taking a dip into the Emirate’s underwater world

Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN The city of Dubai boasts the tallest buildings in the world, as well as the largest man-made islands. It will soon also be home to an underwater world like no other. The project includes sub-aquatic houses, restaurants and even shops. The views are …

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Libyan PM: ‘We need the UN’s support to hold elections’

Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN In an exclusive interview with FRANCE 24, Fayez al-Sarraj – the head of Libya’s internationally recognised unity government – discussed a landmark deal struck with his rival General Khalifa Haftar, the country’s eastern strongman. After meeting in France on Tuesday, the two men …

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The Stream – The Stream – #AlHoceima: Popular movement demands dignity for Morocco’s Rif region

Follow The Stream and join Al Jazeera’s social media community: This episode’s story: http://stream.aljazeera.com/story/201707251733-0025476 FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AJStream TWITTER: https://twitter.com/AJStream GOOGLE+: http://google.com/+TheStream **************************************************** On the Stream: #AlHoceima: Popular movement demands dignity for Morocco’s Rif region Thumbnail: Demonstrators gesture calling for the release of imprisoned members of the al-Hirak al-Shaabi movement in front of Moroccan security forces during a march in defiance of …

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