Monday, February 17, 2020

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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, which swept across Britain and northern France on Sunday, killed a man who fell in...

How Brexit accelerates the reunification of Ireland

Analysis. Almost a century of sometimes bloody combat has not allowed Irish Republicans to satisfy the dearest of their demands: the reunification of the island, shared since 1922 between a Republic - in the south - and the six...

"Is Europe able to protect itself from third country unfair trade practices? "

Tribune. Since January 31, 2020, the divorce between the European Union (EU) and the United Kingdom has finally been declared. A transition period of up to a year, according to the wishes of Prime Minister Boris Johnson, is opening...

surprise resignation of the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Sajid Javid

British Chancellor of the Exchequer Sajid Javid in London on February 13, 2020. ISABEL INFANTES / AFPBoris Johnson was to be content, Thursday, February 13, of a reshuffle limited to a small play of musical chairs, with...

The Church of England apologizes for being "institutionally racist"

Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, in Nairobi, Kenya, January 26. THOMAS MUKOYA / REUTERS"Ashamed" and "Sorry", he apologized to the discriminated minorities. Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, spiritual leader of the Anglicans, said at a general synod...

Sinn Fein becomes second parliamentary force

Sinn Fein president Mary Lou McDonald on a walk in central Dublin on Monday 10 February. PAUL FAITH / AFPThe verdict is historic: Sinn Fein, a supporter of the reunification of Ireland, has become the second force...

Boris Johnson Launches Controversial British High Speed ​​Train Project

A worker on the HS2 construction site at London's Euston station on February 11. JUSTIN TALLIS / AFPCode name: HS2 (for High Speed ​​Two). After weeks of speculation, Boris Johnson finally gave the green light, Tuesday, February...

Mary Lou McDonald, the must-have patron of Sinn Fein

Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald celebrates her party's victory in Dublin on February 9. PHIL NOBLE / REUTERSApostrophic, Monday, February 10, while strolling through a shopping district in central Dublin, Mary Lou McDonald did not hesitate...

In the UK, the green light for the HS2 high-speed train line, a € 118 billion project

It was a pharaonic and highly controversial project that Boris Johnson finally gave the green light to. The British Prime Minister validated the High Speed ​​2 (HS2) high-speed train line project on Tuesday (February 11th), despite the enormous cost...

Brexit will take years

Chronic. No, do not run away, dear readers. Yes, this is still a Brexit chronicle. But take it as a warning: whether you overdose on this chin shot or follow each twist with passion, the soap will last for...

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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,...