Monday, October 18, 2021

Ursula von der Leyen finds the way France has been treated “unacceptable”

Speech by Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission, on September 15, 2021 to the European Parliament in Strasbourg....

Among Palestinians, end of prisoner run reopened trial in loyalty to Arab Israelis

A Palestinian holds up a poster featuring the six escaped from an Israeli prison in Jenin camp on September 6, 2021....

PSG beats Lyon 2-1 on the wire

Six out of six. Paris-Saint-Germain (PSG), who lined up their magic trident Messi-Mbappé-Neymar at kickoff, won, Sunday, September 19, at the Parc des...

Daniil Medvedev wins US Open and shatters Novak Djokovic’s dreams

Daniil Medvedev celebrates his victory over Novak Djokovic in the US Open final in New York on September 12, 2021. KENA...

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Republican tactics to block Trump's dismissal

Lieutenant-Colonel Alexander Vindman during his congressional hearing on November 19th. Drew Angerer / AFP" Mr. Vindman, you...

In Ecuador, "it's all the deal with the IMF" is disputed

Following the retreat in Quito, which reinstated fuel subsidies, the timetable for reforms...

Epinal creates the feat against Lille, PSG and Marseille go into quarters

The players of Epinal at the end of their victorious match, in Lille, Wednesday January 29th. SEBASTIEN BOZON / AFPAfter Belfort on...

the situation is tightening again in Hong Kong

Demonstration in central Hong Kong on Sunday May 24. Vincent Yu / APThe situation is tightening again in Hong Kong. Police used...

Iraqi elite units deployed to secure the US Embassy

It is an outbreak of violence that makes an escalation between Iraq’s two great allies, the United States and Iran, more than ever. The...

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the United States will reopen its borders “at the beginning of November” to vaccinated international travelers

The United States will allow the entry into its territory of travelers vaccinated against Covid-19 from the European Union and the United Kingdom in...

Paris easily wins against Clermont

Kylian Mbappé celebrates his goal against Clermont at Parc des Princes on September 11, 2021. FRANCK FIFE / AFP PSG received...

Twenty years later, the United States pays tribute to the 2,977 victims of 9/11

America collects on Saturday for the twentieth anniversary of September 11 during ceremonies to pay tribute to the 2,977 people who died in the...

From the Maghreb to the Arab-Persian Gulf, the home of French transport operators

In Dubai, June 30, 2021. KARIM SAHIB / AFP The handover took place at 3 a.m. on Wednesday, September 8. "At...

PSG had fun facing Clermont

What to remember from the match PSG received five out of five. ...

Music

the republican war on the vote

iStock / The WorldOn March 30, Donald Trump chatted by phone, as he often did, with the...

Egyptian parliament approves possible intervention in Libya

Members of the Egyptian Parliament, Cairo, July 20, 2020. AFPEgyptian MPs on Monday (July 20) approved a...

In Fiji, Chinese diplomats and Taiwanese officials come to blows

During a meeting between Chinese and Fijian officials, in Beijing, in 2019. WANG ZHAO / AFPDiplomacy is...

pilot lost control and maneuvered at too fast a speed, British investigators say

Debris from the plane at the bottom of the Channel, a few weeks after the plane that...

Japan’s colonial past stifles business with South Korea

A Uniqlo store, in the tourist district of Myeongdong, in Seoul, the South Korean capital, in...

Culture

In Argentina, the ire of the big soybean producers

Spreading on a soybean field in the Argentinian province of Entre Rios in February 2018. IVAN PISARENKO / AFPThis is the first...

for "his" Mondial, the craze rises in Japan

The first Rugby World Cup to be organized in Asia, the competition, which...

the United States and Wall Street struck by the extension of the health crisis

On the New York Stock Exchange, Monday March 9. Bryan Smith / REUTERSWall Street opened Monday, March 9, plummeting 7%. And after...

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German Jérôme Boateng, defender of Olympique Lyonnais, sentenced for domestic violence

The German Jérôme Boateng, defender of Olympique Lyonnais, during his trial for violence against his former partner, in Munich, on September...

the candidacies of 12 pro-democracy activists disqualified

Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong, in October 2019. ANTHONY WALLACE / AFPThe candidatures for the legislative elections in Hong Kong of 12 pro-democracy...

Mike Pompeo visits Israeli settlement, a first for US foreign minister

Mike Pompeo, November 18 in Jerusalem. MENAHEM KAHANA / AFPThis is the first visit by a US foreign minister to an...

Canada Claims "Plane Shot Down by Iranian Missile"

At the crash site of Ukraine International Airlines Boeing 737, which crashed near Tehran on January 8, shortly after takeoff. AKBAR TAVAKOLI...

Twitter, Facebook Limit New York Post Article About Biden Family

In the Facebook “war room” where the team responsible for combating the manipulation of information works, in Menlo Park (California), in 2018....

Joe Biden details ‘science-based’ strategy against Covid-19

United States President Joe Biden presents his plan to fight the coronavirus on January 21 at the White House. JONATHAN...

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Rennes save the honor, Saint-Etienne without victory and without qualification

Rennes' French defender Joris Gnagnon (2L) celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Europa League Group E football match between Stade...

Dominic Thiem, first headliner to qualify for the round of 16

The game was a little more… Ruud than the final score would show. Dominic Thiem has certainly got rid of Casper Ruud in...

Debris from troubled plane falls on Denver

United Airlines flight UA328 saw its right engine catch on fire shortly after takeoff from Denver, Colorado airport on Saturday, February...

Amani Ballour, hospital director under the bombs in Syria

Extract from the documentary "The Cave", with Amani Ballour. Danish Documentary / National GeographicIt is the story of a revolution within...

another embarrassing testimony for Donald Trump

The president imposed his personal lawyer on the diplomats in charge of Ukraine...

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Palestinian Authority intensifies repression in West Bank

Palestinian journalist Shatha Hammad, at her home in Silwad (Palestine), June 30, 2021. SAMAR HAZBOUN FOR "THE WORLD" A thin white...

UN experts call for investigation into Riyadh boss' allegedly hacked into the phone of Amazon boss

Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon, September 13, 2018. Cliff Owen / APThis is an incredible spy story, the development of which could...

In Kyrgyzstan, parliament supports new nationalist prime minister Sadyr Japarov

Sadyr Japarov, October 10, 2020. VYACHESLAV OSELEDKO / AFPThe Parliament of Kyrgyzstan on Wednesday, October 14, supported the nationalist Sadyr Japarov, appointed...

Rafael Nadal joins Daniil Medvedev in the final

The Spaniard, No. 2 worldwide, will look for a fourth title at Flushing...

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In Quebec, the “monsters” of the roads are still popular

In La Belle Province, where driving conditions are sometimes difficult, huge pick-ups like Ford's F-150 are popular with drivers.

In Troyes, Laurent Batlles’ battle for ambitious football

Laurent Batlles (center, finger raised), the Estac coach, during a friendly match against Nancy, in Reims (Marne), July 16, 2019. AUDE...

Ivory Coast football is still waiting for its president

Former Ivorian international player Didier Drogba in Geneva, in October 2020. HAROLD CUNNINGHAM / AFP After more than a year of...

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Iran puts a stop to family planning

In Tehran, January 19. Vahid Salemi / AP Worried about its demographic decline, the Islamic Republic of Iran is accelerating the...

understand the stakes of the Chinese parliament's “national security” vote

Members of the National People's Congress, May 28. Mark Schiefelbein / APThe recovery of Hong Kong by China continues. Beijing adopted a...

Boris Johnson under investigation for favoritism

The British prime minister must explain on grants awarded to a young entrepreneur...

"We are leaving the convoy as Europe enters dangerous waters"

Protest against Brexit near a monument to Winston Churchill, London, January 29. SIMON DAWSON / REUTERSInterview. Originally medieval, he became one of...