France honours aid workers killed in Niger by suspected jihadistsFrench Prime Minister Jean Castex has led tributes to six French aid workers killed by suspected jihadists in Niger. The ceremony was held at Paris's Orly airport in front of the repatriated coffins, in the presence of the victims' families and several ministers.
MAP: Where in France are Covid-19 cases rising? The list of "vulnerable" areas in France grew longer this week, after another spike in the number of new cases saw French health authorities conclude the spread of the coronavirus was "accelerating."
French unemployment down, reflecting Covid-19 lockdownFrench unemployment figures were at their lowest in 37 years, namely because those who were unemployed could not go out to look for work due to the Covid-19 lockdown across the country, according to figures released on Thursday by the INSEE statistics agency.