Wednesday, June 16, 2021

First Israel-Hamas firefight since Gaza truce

Explosions in Khan Younes, southern Gaza Strip, as Israeli forces bombard the Palestinian enclave in early June 16, 2021. SAID KHATIB...

in Bron, the “fan zone” only had eyes for Benzema

Karim Benzema after the match against Germany on Tuesday June 15th. MATTHIAS SCHRADER / AP The Covid will not have finally...

Truce between the European Union and the United States on a seventeen-year-old conflict between Airbus and Boeing

It is not yet peace, but it is already no longer war! The European Union and the United States announced, Tuesday, June 15,...

in England, the lifting of the last restrictions pushed back by four weeks due to the spread of the Delta variant

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson at a press conference in Downing Street, London on June 14, 2021. JONATHAN BUCKMASTER / AP...

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In Bolivia, fears of renewed tension before general elections

Bolivian Interim President Jeanine AƱez, his Minister of Justice, Alvaro Coimbra, and Deputy Minister Hubert Vargas at...

Syrian regime used chemical weapons in 2018 attack, OPCW says

The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) on Monday, April 12, after an investigation, established that the Syrian Air Force used chlorine,...

the United States will remove the Houthis from their list of terrorist groups

It was one of Joe Biden's great announcements in his first foreign policy speech: reconnecting with a diplomacy based on "values". The United...

the failure of French mediation between the United States and Iran

Emmanuel Macron and his Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rohani, at the United Nations headquarters in New York on September 23, 2019. John Irish...

In Brazil, the president, the military and the astrologer

Adriano Machado / REUTERS By Posted yesterday at 2:28 p.m., updated at...

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Benjamin Netanyahu, king of democratic chaos in Israel

Editorial of the "World". For the last chaos he orchestrated in the Knesset, Sunday, June 13, Benjamin Netanyahu showed more finesse than his "friend"...

against Germany, France crosses its first summit

Antoine Griezmann, Lucas Hernandez and Adrien Rabiot after the opener, in Munich, on June 15. FRANCK FIFE / AFP If they...

The latest restrictions lifted in New York State, where more than 70% of adults have received a dose of the Covid-19 vaccine

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo at a press conference on June 15, 2021 in New York City. DAVID DEE DELGADO /...

UK signs first post-Brexit free trade deal

Prime Ministers of Australia, Scott Morrison, and Britain, Boris Johnson, in London, Tuesday, June 15, 2021. DOMINIC LIPINSKI / AFP For...

The Israeli-Palestinian conflict, between political paralysis and new perceptions

In Gaza, on June 9, 2021, near the rubble of houses destroyed in Israeli airstrikes. MOHAMMED SALEM / REUTERS Analysis. What's...

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In Venezuela, "two governments is too much to manage a crisis like the coronavirus"

This photo released by the Venezuelan presidency shows Nicolas Maduro in a televised message about the pandemic...

Jewish radical show of force shakes Jerusalem

Deployment of security forces in front of the Damascus Gate, at the entrance to the Old...

In Germany, historic conviction of a former Syrian agent for “complicity in crimes against humanity”

Eyad Al-Gharib, February 24, 2021, Koblenz, Germany. THOMAS LOHNES / AFP It's a first. German...

“In an America shaken by Covid-19 and the recession, Trumpist magic is still at work”

Donald Trump at a campaign event at Des Moines International Airport in Iowa on October 14. ...

Tens of thousands of homes with no running water in New Delhi after Himalayan flood

The flood in Tapovan, Uttarakhand, India on February 12. ANUSHREE FADNAVIS / REUTERS Tens of thousands...

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Naples and Barcelona do not decide, Bayern Munich corrects Chelsea

Barcelona made a shy first step towards qualifying for the quarter-finals of the Champions League after their draw in Naples (1-1), where Antoine Griezmann...

“I will not see any problem in being a candidate”

Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on March 10 in Sao Bernardo do Campo (Brazil). MIGUEL SCHINCARIOL / AFP...

Donald Trump gives the green light to the process of transition to a Biden administration

Protesters outside the Election Commission office in Lansing, Michigan, Monday, October 23. REBECCA COOK / REUTERSAgainst all odds, outgoing President Donald...

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Facebook blocks sharing of articles, including for emergency and health services

Google gave in. Facebook, him, puts his threats to execution. The social media giant has restricted the sharing of news articles and...

Republicans' delaying tactics against Donald Trump's dismissal procedure

On Wednesday, a group of Republican elected officials burst into a secure room...

victorious over Austria (3-0), the Blue qualify for the Euro

Les Bleues beat Austria and qualified for Euro 2022. DAMIEN MEYER / AFPPass of seven for the Blue. The Tricolores will...

Gauges, shortened night sessions (or not) … a 2021 edition under the Covid seal for Roland-Garros

Winner of his 19th Grand Slam tournament on Sunday, Novak Djokovic is only one length behind the Nadal-Federer duo. THIBAULT CAMUS...

the interim government warns Morales and expels Venezuelan diplomats

The ex-president can return to his country since his Mexican exile, but he...

In Hong Kong, the movement of protest settles in the duration

While the anti-Peking remains welded, the fractures between the two camps reach businesses...

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The problem of Mario Balotelli? "It's black," ironically the president of Brescia

Mario Balotelli in Verona, November 3, 2019, when he had been the victim of racist invective from opposing supporters. Simone Venezia /...

The Spanish audiovisual group Mediapro reaffirms its ambitions against Canal +

Mediapro boss Jaume Roures (right) and Julien Bergeaud, group general manager for France, at a press conference in Paris on December 12th....

American and German intelligence spied on a hundred countries thanks to an encryption company

The American and German secret services have spied for more than a hundred countries for years through a Swiss company specializing in encrypting conversations,...

Europe wants to tighten its grip around the City

View of the City, London's business district, on October 7. Hannah Mckay / REUTERSThe great exodus did not take place. ...

“We are in a short-term vision”

On the eve of a semi-final of the Coupe de France in May, with the immutable family verve, Laurent Nicollin, president of Montpellier, launched...

Several hundred cases, 9 dead, WHO meeting … Update on the virus that appeared in China

The new coronavirus, which has killed nine and infected hundreds of people in China,...

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Ten years after the start of the revolution, the slow reconstruction of Syrian refugees in France

Posted today at 04:09 Reserved for our subscribers FactualThey fled the violence of a decade...

Hong Kong police whitewashed by report, accused of abuse

A pro-democracy manifesto immobilized by a police officer in Hong Kong on May 10. ISAAC LAWRENCE / AFPThe much-awaited report by the...

the leader Lille wins in Metz (2-0) and puts PSG under pressure

Lille players celebrate their victory in Longeville-les-Metz on Friday April 9. JEAN-CHRISTOPHE VERHAEGEN / AFP Mistreated by an attractive Metz team,...

Michael Bloomberg's meager return on investment

Michael Bloomberg at his Super Tuesday party in West Palm Beach, Florida on March 3. MARCO BELLO / REUTERSIt was the first...

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One of the oldest painted caves, 44,000 years old, reveals some secrets

South of the island of Sulawesi (Celebes), Indonesia, is the oldest figurative work in the world. A hunting scene, possibly mythological, dated 44,000 years...

the XV of France will face Wales in the quarter-finals

Unsurprisingly, the Welsh beat Uruguay (35-13) on Sunday (13 October) in Kumamoto. ...

Because of the Delta variant, England postpones the end of its deconfinement by one month

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson as he leaves 10 Downing Street on Monday June 14, 2021 in London. ALBERTO PEZZALI /...

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London plans to pave the way for British citizenship for Hong Kong people

A protester brandishes a passport for British overseas nationals in Hong Kong on Friday, May 29, 2020. Kin Cheung / APUntil then...

Launch of an "International Rebellion" for the climate in sixty cities

The operation of the NGO Extinction Rebellion began Monday in Melbourne and Wellington....

New York holds its breath against the coronavirus

By Posted today at 1:25 a.m., updated at 5:40 a.m. Reserved for our subscribers...

survivors testify of deadly attack on Kabul maternity hospital

Nurses feed survivor newborns orphaned by the May 15, 2020 attack. WAKIL KOHSAR / AFPArmed men who attacked a maternal care unit...