French President Francois Hollande

French President Francois Hollande arrives at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland on February 10, 2014 at the start of a three-day visit to the US. Hollande hopes to shore up business ties and revive France's stagnant economy. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

French Leader Opens Unusual State Visit To US

An ocean away from his romantic troubles, French President Francois Hollande on Monday joined President Barack Obama for a tour of a picturesque estate built by a famed Francophile.

02/10/2014

Increasingly vocal in its frustration over United States policies in the Mideast, Saudi Arabia is strengthening ties elsewhere, seeking out an alignment that will bolster its position after it was pushed to the sidelines this year.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Frustrated With The US, Saudis Strengthen Ties Elsewhere

Increasingly vocal in its frustration over United States policies in the Mideast, Saudi Arabia is strengthening ties elsewhere, seeking out an alignment that will bolster its position after it was pushed to the sidelines this year.

12/29/2013

Anonymous US Official Releases Graphic Video Of Syrian Chemical Weapons Victims

As President Obama and other top American officials prepare to make their case for military action against Syria, a U.S. official released a DVD compilation of videos showing victims of the Aug. 21 attack near Damascus.

09/07/2013

Hollande indicated Saturday that the U.N. report could be ready in a matter of days, and he would then be prepared to make a decision on a French intervention. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

French President: Syria Decision Will Not Be Made Until UN Report

The U.S. tried to rally support on Saturday for a military strike against Syria, running into resistance from the American public and skeptics in Congress and from European allies bent on awaiting a U.N. report about a chemical attack they acknowledge strongly points to the Assad government.

09/07/2013

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