EU leaders and the Turkish sealed a joint summit with a common resolve to deal with the Syrian refugee crisis.
PARIS - French President Francois Hollande says his country can go ahead with plans to strike Syria for allegedly using chemical weapons despite the British parliament's failure to endorse military action.
"The chemical massacre of Damascus cannot and must not remain unpunished," Hollande said in an interview with the newspaper Le Monde, published on Friday.
The French president reiterated that France wants a "proportional and firm action" but said when asked about the type of intervention that "all options are on the table."
A Russian jet recently penetrated Israeli airspace but was not shot down.
Airstrikes believed to have been carried out by Russia killed at least 18 Syrian civilians and wounded dozens more on Sunday.
Migrants on the Greek-Macedonian border attacked police with stones Saturday,.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for sanctions against Turkey following the downing of a Russian warplane.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday voiced regret over Turkey's downing of a Russian warplane.
The House ignored a veto threat from President Obama and passed a bill to slow the flow of Syrian refugees into the US.