Wednesday, June 16, 2021

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Sanctions and boycotts to roll back the Burmese army

Gathering of the Extinction Rebellion movement to protest against the Burmese junta in front of the headquarters of the Total company, in La Défense (Hauts-de-Seine), on March 25, 2021. GONZALO FUENTES / REUTERS In the absence...

Australians banned from returning from India on pain of jail

Closing the country's doors to its own nationals is a step that Australia has never taken since the start of the pandemic despite the closure of its international borders in March 2020. "We cannot prevent Australians from returning home",...

Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan end worst armed clashes since 1991

A man, amid the ruins of his burnt down business, in Maksat, Kyrgyzstan, on the border with Tajikistan, May 2, 2021. DANIL USMANOV / AFP As the dust settles on the Tajikistan-Kyrgyzstan border in the Ferghana...

In Burma, “the state of mind of the population is towards civil war”

Thibaut Bara, visiting researcher at the Center for Economic and Social Development of Rangoon, explains, in an interview with the World, that the current impact of foreign sanctions against generals is "Psychological". ...

In Mumbai, the rogue cop racked up money for the minister

Commissioner Sachin Waze (here March 10, 2021 in Mumbai) has been dismissed from his post and is today charged with murder. PRATIK CHORGE / HINDUSTAN TIMES / SIPA In the opinion of the magistrates, the case...

In New Delhi overwhelmed by Covid-19, people suffocate and run through the streets in search of oxygen

The body of a Covid-19 victim awaiting cremation, in New Delhi, April 19, 2021. MANISH SWARUP / AP Rainbow Children's Hospital sounded the alarm on Sunday, May 2, on Twitter. The director of the children's...

The blindness of Narendra Modi, overtaken by the Covid-19 epidemic in India

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (center) faces his supporters at an election rally near Siliguri, West Bengal, April 10, 2021. DUTTA / AFP DIPTENDED This was long before the Covid-19 tsunami overwhelmed India. For months...

“How is the dangerousness of the situations for people seeking asylum assessed? “

Tribune. Social science researchers specializing in the study of the societies from which asylum seekers come in France, we call for a radical rethink of the application of the procedure in its current form. ...

Seoul embarrassed by sending leaflets hostile to Pyongyang regime to North Korea

When sending leaflets to North Korea in 2011. In the center, Park Sang-hak, North Korean refugee and president of the Association of Fighters for a Free North Korea LEE JIN-MAN / AP The now illegal sending...

Beijing is looking for desperately useful idiots

In Beijing, in 1996, in front of a painting representing the former Chinese president, Mao Tse-tung, interviewed by the American journalist Edgar Snow. GREG BAKER / AP BEIJING LETTER ...

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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"...