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"With both hands, Xi Jinping votes Donald Trump"

Donald Trump and Xi Jinping, in Beijing, November 9, 2017. DAMIR SAGOLJ / REUTERSChronic. It's almost a tradition of the Chinese Communist Party: we vote republican in the american election. Not only to honor the memory of...

Hong Kong's stride, a challenge to the Western world

In Hong Kong, July 1. TYRONE SIU / REUTERSEditorial. The Chinese tanks did not roll in the streets of Hong Kong, but the legislative coup in Beijing, Tuesday, June 30, on the eve of 23e The anniversary...

The death of Li Zhensheng, photographer of the cultural revolution

Photographer Li Zhensheng, October 27, 2013, in New York. Neilson Barnard / AFPThe photo, a black and white self-portrait taken on July 6, 1966, shows a young Chinese man who is staring at the camera, smiling sidelong,...

Parrot shoots red bullets at Chinese rival DJI

The Anafi-USA drone is a "professionalized" version of a recreational drone. Parrot“Don't trust the Chinese drones. " The main argument developed by Parrot during the presentation of its new professional drone is formulated without frills. French, the...

China Passes Controversial National Security Law

In August 2019, pro-democracy activists hold hands on a street in Hong Kong. ANTHONY WALLACE / AFPChina's parliament passed the controversial national security law in Hong Kong on Tuesday (June 30th), media reported in the semi-autonomous territory,...

Moscow denies offering bonuses to Taliban for killing American soldiers

The Taliban also claim to be attached to the agreement signed on February 29 in Doha with Washington, which notably provides that they will stop attacking foreign troops in exchange for their gradual withdrawal from Afghanistan before...

In India, the pandemic was not right at the temple of Ayodhya

Model of the Ram temple project on display at an Ayodhya campus in India in November 2019. Ritesh Shukla / NurPhoto via AFP"The happy ending of a centuries-old conflict. " This is how Narendra Modi greeted, at...

In Thailand, rare images show the cruel training of "tourist elephants"

Elephant parade at a Christmas festival at an elementary school in Ayutthaya, Thailand, December 24, 2015. JORGE SILVA / REUTERSStressed, locked up, mistreated: a video illustrating the violence of the training of baby elephants intended to be...

Kim Jong-un suddenly gives up promised escalation with South Korea

Undated photo of leader Kim Jong-un passed on May 24 by the North Korean agency KCNA. STR / AFPNorth Korea likes to blow hot and cold. After the blasting on June 16 of the building of the...

Brussels and Beijing dialogue without convincing each other

While the transatlantic relationship is struggling, no question of Brussels adding an open crisis with Beijing. Even if it raises its tone a little, the EU knows how far to go too far with its second economic partner.

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A Tesla Model X, in Shanghai, May 8. Sun Yilei / REUTERSLosses & profits. The number of...

Ed Sheeran, Coldplay, Rolling Stones… 1,500 artists call for saving British music

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Israel delays on annexation of part of the West Bank

View of part of the Jewish settlement of Beit El in the foreground, near Ramallah, in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, on July...

"With both hands, Xi Jinping votes Donald Trump"

Donald Trump and Xi Jinping, in Beijing, November 9, 2017. DAMIR SAGOLJ / REUTERSChronic. It's almost a tradition of the Chinese Communist...

Eder, Ronaldo and the moths

By Posted today at 6:00 am StoryTop 30 matches that marked the Euro. Until...