France has named the suspect in a recent series of attacks in Paris. He is currently in hospital after being arrested in an underground carpark.
Brazil's president-elect Jair Bolsonaro has threatened to close environment agencies and throw open indigenous territories to development. But he would stay in the Paris Agreement. What fate for the lungs of the Earth?
Several artists and public officials have rejected American artist Jeff Koons' offer to give Paris a sculpture in honor of the victims of the 2015 terror attacks. They decried the proposed gift as "cynical."
Both countries exchanged acerbic remarks earlier in the week after Italy refused to allow a migrant boat to dock. Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said the dispute was over after meeting the French president in Paris.
The rise of nationalism and religious fundamentalism is a threat to human rights worldwide, activists warn. In an effort to curb hateful politics, the "Secular Week of Human Rights" launched this week in Berlin.
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