Wednesday, June 16, 2021

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repression in the face of the youth revolt

A woman mourns the death of demonstrators, in Cali (Colombia), Saturday, May 29. LUIS ROBAYO / AFP Despite the pandemic, despite the repression and sometimes despite the rain, Colombian youth have been in the streets for...

In Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro promises Yanomami natives an end to illegal mines

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro observes an indigenous celebration of the inauguration of a bridge in Sao Gabriel da Cachoeira, Manaus state, Brazil on May 27, 2021. MARCOS CORREA / AFP Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro promised in...

How EU leaders including Angela Merkel were spied on by the NSA from Denmark

German Chancellor Angela Merkel leaves the Bundestag after being questioned by a Wirecard commission of inquiry on April 23, 2021, in Berlin. MICHELE TANTUSSI / REUTERS In matters of intelligence, it is customary to say that...

In Colombia, the army is deployed in Cali, in the aftermath of violence that left thirteen dead

Rescuers place the body of a dead man on a stretcher during a demonstration in Cali on March 28, 2021. LUIS ROBAYO / AFP The Colombian army, obeying the order of President Ivan Duque, began on...

new anti-Bolsonaro protests in Brazil

In Rio, thousands of people took part on Saturday in a demonstration organized by left-wing organizations with cries of "Bolsonaro out!" ". MAURO PIMENTEL / AFP Will fall, will not fall? Saturday, May 29,...

New rape complaint against former Canadian producer Gilbert Rozon

An artist is suing former Quebec humor mogul Gilbert Rozon, whom she accuses of having raped her in 1988, the third such complaint in just over a month against the founder of the Just for Laughs festival. announced, Friday,...

Argentines facing an inflationary spiral

A butcher's shop on the outskirts of Buenos Aires, Argentina's capital, on May 19, 2021. AGUSTIN MARCARIAN / REUTERS Emilce Peralta doesn't really know: should she slip 500 pesos (4.30 euros at the official rate) into...

Brazil facing worrying child mortality

A father and his children, in the community of Nossa Senhora do Livramento, in Manaus, on May 3. BRUNO KELLY / REUTERS When the hospital announced the result of her son's test in early June 2020,...

Twenty years after their intervention in Afghanistan, the Americans leave with a feeling of failure

Posted today at 16:26 Reserved for our subscribers FactualPrioritizing the fight against terrorism to the reconstruction of the country, the United States has increased its strategy changes since 2001. They...

In New York, on the Upper East Side, commerce is dying … in favor of e-commerce

Manhattan, New York, May 19, 2021. ED JONES / AFP After browsing Amazon, we find a CD player to buy, but the delivery time is four days. Too long, in the connected world. So...

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First Israel-Hamas firefight since Gaza truce

Explosions in Khan Younes, southern Gaza Strip, as Israeli forces bombard the Palestinian enclave in early...

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...

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"...