Friday, April 10, 2020

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Saudi Arabia announces ceasefire in Yemen

Houthi rebels near a hospital in Sanaa on April 8. KHALED ABDULLAH / REUTERSDid the masters of Saudi Arabia believe that they could find in the current health crisis a welcome pretext for withdrawing from a ruinous...

In Israel, a minister of health who worries the population

Israeli Minister of Health Yaakov LitzmanIn visits a group of quarantined people on March 2 in Tel Aviv. ARIEL SCHALIT / APLETTER FROM JERUSALEM Haro on the Minister...

Saudi Arabia announces 15-day ceasefire in Yemen

The Saudi-led military coalition, which intervenes in Yemen in support of government forces, announced a two-week ceasefire from Thursday, April 9 at 11 a.m....

"In India, the most gigantic and most punitive confinement on the planet"

Grandstand. Who can use the expression "gone viral" today without the shadow of a thrill? Who can still look at an object - door handle, cardboard box, shopping bag full of vegetables - without imagining it teeming with these...

Former Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa sentenced to eight years in prison for corruption

The message "Rafael returns" tagged on a wall in Quito (Ecuador), Tuesday April 7. Dolores Ochoa / APRafael Correa says he is the victim of a montage. The former Ecuadorian president (2007-2017) was sentenced on Tuesday 7...

in the United States, Asians, victims of discrimination, counterattack

Andrew Yang, then the Democratic nomination contestant for the US presidential election, in Laconia, New Hampshire, on February 4. He was taken to task for having published on 1 April a column in the Wahington Post where...

In Lebanon, Hezbollah's show of force against the coronavirus

Members of the Islamic Health Society, a branch of the pro-Iranian Hezbollah movement, prepare to spray disinfectant against the coronavirus epidemic in a southern suburb of Beirut, Lebanon, on March 27. Bilal Hussein / APGeneral mobilization in...

Acquitted of pedophile crimes, Cardinal Pell won the last stage of a long legal battle

Cardinal George Pell, released from Barwon Prison, southwest of Melbourne, April 7, 2020. WILLIAM WEST / AFPAfter four hundred and five days spent behind bars, including several months in an Australian high-security prison, Cardinal George Pell, the...

the press analyzes the new failure of Bernie Sanders

Democratic primary candidate Bernie Sanders left the race on Wednesday, paving the way for Joe Biden CALEB KENNA / REUTERSBernie Sanders couldn't be more direct: "There is virtually no way to victory", said the Democratic primary candidate...

Iran ends containment to avoid economic collapse

The closed shops of the Tajrish bazaar in northern Tehran on April 4. VAHID SALEMI / APBetween the risks to public health and those of an economic collapse, Iranian President Hassan Rohani has made his choice. Despite...

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Saudi Arabia announces ceasefire in Yemen

Houthi rebels near a hospital in Sanaa on April 8. KHALED ABDULLAH / REUTERSDid the masters of...

In Israel, a minister of health who worries the population

Israeli Minister of Health Yaakov LitzmanIn visits a group of quarantined people on March 2 in Tel Aviv. ARIEL SCHALIT / APLETTER...

Saudi Arabia announces 15-day ceasefire in Yemen

The Saudi-led military coalition, which intervenes in Yemen in...

"In India, the most gigantic and most punitive confinement on the planet"

Grandstand. Who can use the expression "gone viral" today without the shadow of a thrill? Who can still look at an object - door...

Former Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa sentenced to eight years in prison for corruption

The message "Rafael returns" tagged on a wall in Quito (Ecuador), Tuesday April 7. Dolores Ochoa / APRafael Correa says he is...