Thursday, July 29, 2021

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Israel assures France to take the matter “seriously”, Paris awaits “clarifications”

Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz assured his French counterpart Florence Parly on Wednesday July 28 that his country was taking " seriously " allegations of espionage concerning the Israeli software Pegasus, suspected of having also been used against President...

Biden gets deal with Republicans on part of infrastructure investment plan

US President Joe Biden waves his hand as he walks towards Air Force One ahead of his departure from Joint Base Andrews, Md., July 28, 2021. SAUL LOEB / AFP Little by little, Joe Biden is...

England ends quarantine for vaccinated travelers in US and EU, excluding France

A passenger at London's Heathrow Airport, July 10, 2020. DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP France is the only country in the European Union not to benefit from this relaxation. Travelers fully vaccinated against Covid-19, in the...

US to return some 17,000 stolen archaeological items to Iraq

United States President Joe Biden (right) and Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi met at the White House on July 26. SAUL LOEB / AFP It is a treasure of around 17,000 archaeological objects, dating back almost...

the cruel abandonment of women

Editorial of the "World". Gloomy retreat. After having withdrawn their troops, the Western countries engaged alongside the United States in Afghanistan finish repatriating their nationals in July. The most scrupulous took their Afghan collaborators and interpreters with...

lack of doses, Iranians will be vaccinated in Armenia

Iranians wait to be vaccinated outside a mobile clinic in Yerevan, Armenia, July 7, 2021. ERIC GRIGORIAN FOR "THE WORLD" In the dining room of the Hotel Congress, in Yerevan, at the end of June, a...

the emotion of the police officers during the first day of the commission of inquiry into the assault on the Capitol

Police attempt to dislodge protesters with tear gas on Jan.6, 2021, at Capitol Hill, Washington. STEPHANIE KEITH / REUTERS Their voice broke several times. Before the House of Representatives commission of inquiry into the January...

the guilty laissez-faire of the State of Israel

Editorial. The outcry over the NSO affair, revealed since Sunday, July 18 by a consortium of international media, including Le Monde, mainly focused on the clients of this Israeli cybersurveillance company. Almost everywhere on the planet, public opinion...

In London, independent report reveals scandal of sexual assault on children in care

Rape, sexual assault, racism, culture of silence: a report published Tuesday, July 27, highlighted the ordeal suffered for decades since the 1960s by children in social services in Lambeth, south London. ...

In Lebanon, telecoms mogul Najib Mikati appointed prime minister

Prime Minister-designate Najib Mikati after a meeting with President Michel Aoun at the Baabda Presidential Palace, east of Beirut, on Monday, July 26, 2021. BILAL HUSSEIN / AP In Lebanon, a wealthy businessman replaces another wealthy...

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Israel assures France to take the matter “seriously”, Paris awaits “clarifications”

Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz assured his French counterpart Florence Parly on Wednesday July 28 that his country was...

Biden gets deal with Republicans on part of infrastructure investment plan

US President Joe Biden waves his hand as he walks towards Air Force One ahead of his departure from Joint Base...

the French football team pitifully eliminated in hens

The French football team eliminated from the Olympic tournament after its defeat against Japan on July 28. MARIKO ISHIZUKA / AFP...

England ends quarantine for vaccinated travelers in US and EU, excluding France

A passenger at London's Heathrow Airport, July 10, 2020. DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP France is the only country in the European...

the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon, forever the first

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