Monday, February 17, 2020

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The bad example of American democracy

"World" editorial. Rarely profession of faith will have sounded so false. In a plea on Western values ​​aimed at strengthening the transatlantic link, before the Munich security conference on Saturday 15 February, the head of the American diplomacy, Mike...

Alstom ready to buy Bombardier Transportation

Bombardier's manufacturing site in Hennigsdorf, near Berlin, on September 20, 2018. JOHN MACDOUGALL / AFPAfter weeks of rumors, the long-announced deal between Alstom and Bombardier is expected to be released soon. Monday, February 17, in a statement,...

Driven by his acquittal, Donald Trump tries to increase his power

Donald Trump on February 16 at Daytona Beach Airport, Florida. SAUL LOEB / AFPDonald Trump exults. More than ever in the campaign for his re-election, the President of the United States leaves Monday, February 17 for a...

Ingrid Escamilla's death, killed and mutilated by her companion, anger Mexican women

A woman takes part in a march against gender-based violence in Tijuana, Mexico, on February 15, a week after the death of Ingrid Escamilla, killed and mutilated by her companion. Emilio Espejel / AP"Not one more!" "...

the pros and cons against the adoption of a new Constitution clash in the streets of Santiago

Demonstrators demanding the rejection of a new constitution in Santiago, Chile, on Saturday February 15. JAVIER TORRES / AFPThe social crisis is still going on in Chile. Two demonstrations were organized Saturday February 15 in Santiago: one...

"Crimes against humanity continue to occur in Nicaragua"

Demonstration against the government of Daniel Ortega in Managua, January 25, 2020. OSWALDO RIVAS / REUTERSAlmost two years after the start of the protest demanding the departure of President Daniel Ortega, repression continues in Nicaragua. "People forget...

11-year-old Lucia rapist sentenced to eighteen years in prison in Argentina

Lucia (the first name has been changed) will be able to sleep more peacefully. His rapist was sentenced on Friday February 14 to eighteen years in prison. The girl was only 11 years old when she became pregnant as...

Former Pemex director's arrest revives Mexican side of Odebrecht affair

Emilio Lozoya, former director of the Mexican public oil company, Pemex, during his arrest in Marbella on February 13, 2020. JORGE GUERRERO / AFPThe noose tightens around the former president of Mexico Enrique Peña Nieto (2012-2018): his...

Washington raises taxes on Airbus planes from 10 to 15%

An Airbus A350 1000 over Bourget airport, June 18, 2019. ERIC PIERMONT / AFPThe United States announced on Friday (February 14th) that it will raise customs taxes on Airbus aircraft imported from Europe to 15% from March...

"Banning homosexuality is nothing homophobic," says Senegalese President Macky Sall

Demonstration in Dakar in 2015 against the legalization of abortion and homosexuality. SEYLLOU / AFPPresident Macky Sall said on Wednesday, February 12, that the ban on homosexuality in Senegal was a cultural specificity of his country and...

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The bad example of American democracy

"World" editorial. Rarely profession of faith will have sounded so false. In a plea on Western values ​​aimed at...

Storm Dennis kills one in the UK

Posted today at 11:14 am FactualIn the UK, storm Dennis killed a man, and hundreds of planes were grounded.Storm Dennis,...

"On the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the voice of France has died out"

Tribune. As soon as Donald Trump announced his peace plan for the Israeli-Palestinian conflict on Tuesday, January 28, which he describes as"Agreement of the...

University exchanges between France and China disrupted by the coronavirus

On January 13, the sponsorship ceremony for the new promotion of the Franco-Chinese Institute created by the Kedge business school with the Renmin People's...

"By sanctioning Manchester City, UEFA signals a turning point"

Chronic. It is therefore a deflagration, the effects of which remain largely unknown. By suspending Manchester City from any European competition for two seasons,...