Wednesday, November 25, 2020

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The international community remains at the bedside of war-torn Afghanistan

In a street in the historic city of Bamiyan (central Afghanistan), after an attack in which 14 people were killed, on November 24. STR / AFPWhile global governance is today weakened, the international community has shown...

“For Xi Jinping, ‘patriotic’ bosses are bosses subject to the Chinese Communist Party”

Chronic. What is a good boss in the eyes of Chinese President Xi Jinping? At the moment when Jack Ma, the founder of Alibaba, is no longer in the odor of sanctity, despite his exceptional talent and his...

The image of China is “negative” in France, on the right and on the left

Demonstration in support of Hong Kong protesters, in Paris, July 11. Benoit Tessier / REUTERSThe coronavirus epidemic, human rights abuses and misused technological power are helping to make China the second worst-perceived country in France, behind...

Chang’e-5: Successful launch for the Chinese mission to land a piece of the Moon

As is often the case in Chinese space, there was no announcement. It was known that the Chang'e-5 mission would leave for the Moon before the end of November, to take samples there and then bring them back...

Azerbaijanis worried about Russians returning

Russian peacekeepers on the Shushi road in Nagorno-Karabakh on November 17. Sergei Grits / APTuesday 10 November. The streets of Baku are bubbling with euphoria, song, dance and scream. The unanimous joy of having...

Great rural poverty on the way out in China

Corn harvest in a field on the outskirts of Jiayuguan, Gansu province, China on September 28. CARLOS GARCIA RAWLINS / REUTERSLocated in the heart of the mountains, in the village of Shanbei, at the southern end...

In Hong Kong, pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong to plead guilty

From right to left, pro-democracy activists Joshua Wong, Ivan Lam and Agnes Chow upon their arrival at the Hong Kong court; Monday 23 November. Vincent Yu / APJoshua Wong, one of Hong Kong's best-known protest...

Australian military mea culpa over war crimes in Afghanistan

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison in Tokyo, November 17, 2020. ISSEI KATO / REUTERSAustralian Prime Minister Scott Morrison warned his fellow citizens on Thursday November 12 that they were going to receive "Brutal and difficult news" about...

demonstration against constitutional amendments

Sadyr Japarov, Prime Minister and Acting President of Kyrgyzstan. VLADIMIR PIROGOV / REUTERSHundreds of people took to the streets of the Kyrgyz capital, Bishkek, on Sunday, November 22, to protest against the proposed revision of the...

“During a whole semester, the Chinese were afraid, they avoided going out and gathering even when it was authorized”

Frédéric Lemaître: First, we cannot say that there is no declared case. As recently as today, the city of Tianjin (15 million inhabitants), 130 kilometers from Beijing, revealed the existence of four new cases. But you are...

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