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Donald Trump sets up shock team to defend him in the Senate

Alan Dershowitz, Robert Ray and Kenneth Starr, chosen by Donald Trump to defend him against the removal procedure initiated by the Democrats. GENYA SAVILOV, JOYCE NALTCHAYAN, LUKE FRAZZA / AFPThe seven Democrats who will defend Donald Trump's...

In Brazil, a "Goebbolsonariste" forced to resign

Many suspected the extreme right of Brazil to have sympathies for the IIIe Reich. Thursday evening, with the broadcast of a video by the Secretary of State for Culture, directly inspired by Joseph Goebbels, they were served. ...

Chile still in uncertainty, three months after the start of the social crisis

"I don't know how we're going to get out of what is happening to us" : Three months after the breakup of the social movement, Chile struggles between anxiety, hope and uncertainty over the outcome of an unprecedented challenge...

Prime Minister of Ukraine offers to resign

Prime Minister of Ukraine Oleksi Hontcharouk in the Kiev Parliament on January 17, 2020. SERGEI SUPINSKY / AFPIn a coup that surprised the head of state himself, the young Ukrainian prime minister, Oleksi Hontcharouk, 35, presented his...

The drama of the downed Ukrainian plane should not make us forget the "sacrifice" of Soleimani, according to the Iranian Supreme Guide

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on January 17, 2020 in Tehran. HO / AFPIn a context of strong tensions with the United States, the Iranian Supreme Guide, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, declared, Friday January 17, that the tragedy of the...

In the Senate, Mitch McConnell, Chief Locker of the Donald Trump recall process

Mitch McConnell at the Capitol in Washington on January 14. J. SCOTT APPLEWHITE / APMitch McConnell knows this better than anyone, Donald Trump is expecting an acquittal, preferably as soon as possible. The head of the Republican...

Canadian politicians rebel against cyberbullying targets

LETTER FROM MONTREAL QUENTIN HUGONIt is not the practice of Canadians to put their feet on the plate by putting out disturbing truths. It is an...

Lev Parnas, a supporting role now in full light

Businessman Lev Parnas, in New York, December 17, 2019. Brendan McDermid / REUTERSObscure businessman navigating between Wall Street, Florida and Ukraine, Republican donor, sometimes tartuff, sometimes matchmaker, Lev Parnas, has become one of the main players in...

Jeffrey Epstein allegedly assaulted minors until 2019

Virgin Islands prosecutor Denise George took the matter to court on Wednesday January 15 to request the seizure of the assets of financier Jeffrey Epstein, whom she...

Senate must vote on North American free trade agreement

The American Congress should approve definitively on Thursday morning the new free-trade agreement linking the United States, Mexico and Canada called "USMCA" ("ACEUM", in French), announced on Wednesday January 15 the leader of the Republican majority in Senate, potentially...

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Four Democratic candidates will no longer be able to campaign during Donald Trump's trial

The extended weekend, due to the day dedicated Monday in memory of Martin Luther King, will be particularly taken...

Australian Open games to be suspended if air is too polluted

The air quality rules, announced by the Australian Open management, will apply to all outdoor matches and in retractable roof courts. Lee...

Donald Trump sets up shock team to defend him in the Senate

Alan Dershowitz, Robert Ray and Kenneth Starr, chosen by Donald Trump to defend him against the removal procedure initiated by the Democrats....

Humanitarian aid: "Let’s not forget Syria"

It is as if Syria is no longer on the international agenda of our leaders. The war is certainly over there, but the humanitarian...

South Korea does not like the mustache of the American ambassador

The American Ambassador to South Korea, Harry Harris, on January 16, 2020 in Seoul. SEBASTIEN BERGER / AFPThe American ambassador in Seoul,...