India is marking its Republic Day. The country's military might and cultural splendor were on full display at the 67th annual Republic Day parade. This year the event paid tribute to France, with President Francois Hollande as the main guest.
Defense, enterprise and education head the list for joint measures after the Franco-German Ministerial Council meeting in Paris. The two countries' leaders are developing closer cooperation as they look to EU reforms.
At least 35 people have been killed in Sadr City after an "Islamic State" suicide bomber detonated explosives in a bustling market. The attack took place hours after French President Francois Hollande arrived in Baghdad.
The French and Russian presidents have met in Versailles and discussed "points of friction." These included Russian media "organs of influence and propaganda" in the French election campaign.
Indian PM Modi said his country would uphold its commitment to the Paris climate agreement during his meeting with French President Macron. After Washington's withdrawal, India's support becomes crucial for the deal.
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