France Calls For Opening of Humanitarian Corridors in Syria

 France wants air strikes in Syria to end and calls for the opening of humanitarian corridors as soon as possible, the French defense minister said on Friday.

"We are very preoccupied and are monitoring the situation on the ground very carefully. The air strikes need to end," Florence Parly said on France Inter radio, giving no further details.

13 Victims of a Double Car Bomb Attack in front of a Benghazi Mosque

13 people died during the double terrorist act in the Libyan city of Benghazi. 33 were injured, the Libyan internet portal "Libya ahbar" reported, quoted by TASS. A bomb filled car was lifted up in the air in eastern neighborhood of Es Salmani near one of the largest mosques in the city, from which local residents then came out of prayer.

Confused about goals

The government is incapable of developing a clear and consistent policy line when it comes to the name talks with the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia.

It would make sense if it were being quiet ahead of the final stretch of negotiations, at the level of prime ministers, but it simply looks like it doesn't know what it wants.