Friday, April 10, 2020

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in the United States, Asians, victims of discrimination, counterattack

Andrew Yang, then the Democratic nomination contestant for the US presidential election, in Laconia, New Hampshire, on February 4. He was taken to task for having published on 1 April a column in the Wahington Post where...

in the United States, the heavy tribute of African-Americans

A queue for SARS-CoV-2 screening outside the Roseland Community Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, April 7. JOSHUA LOTT / REUTERSThe figures are still partial, but they leave little room for doubt. Across the United States where it is...

The Democrats' Impossible Campaign in the Coronavirus Age

Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders during the last Democrat debate in Washington on March 15. Kevin Lamarque / REUTERSThe Democratic primaries for the presidential nomination, which had been halted for more than two weeks, resumed Tuesday, April...

"Coronavirus crisis is the first in a post-American world"

Director of the French Institute for International Relations (IFRI), Thomas Gomart is a historian and specialist in geopolitics. He recently published The panic of the world. 10 geopolitical issues (Tallandier, 2019). In an interview at World, it analyzes the...

US Navy Secretary Resigns

Thomas Modly, December 3, 2019, in Washington. Joshua Roberts / REUTERSSecretary of the US Navy, the United States Military Navy, Thomas Modly, has resigned. Defense Minister Mark Esper announced it on Tuesday, April 7. ...

in the United States, obesity, an aggravating factor that could be devastating

In Marrero, Louisiana, March 17. Jonathan Bachman / REUTERSThe figures are still lacking, but Professor Eric Ravussin, obesity specialist and associate director at the Pennington Biomedical Research Center, in Baton Rouge (Louisiana), is convinced: obesity, often linked...

US puts white supremacist group on terrorist blacklist, first

Washington put a white supremacist group on its blacklist for international terrorism for the first time on Monday, April 6, to show its determination in the face of this "Threat" particularly lively in the United States, despite the ambiguity...

"The real antidote to the epidemic is not withdrawal, but cooperation"

Grandstand. In the face of the coronavirus epidemic, many are accusing globalization and claiming that the only way to prevent this scenario from happening again is to de-globalize the world. Build walls, restrict travel, limit trade. Yet while containment...

in the United States, the controversial dismissal of an aircraft carrier commander who has become a whistleblower

Captain Brett Crozier, commander of the nuclear aircraft carrier "Theodore Roosevelt", on December 19, 2019 in the Pacific Ocean. NICHOLAS HUYNH / US NAVY / REUTERSA man descends alone at night the bridge that connects the nuclear...

more than 60,000 dead and hope for a slowdown in continental Europe

The SARS-CoV-2 pandemic has claimed at least 61,000 lives worldwide since its onset in late December, including more than 45,000 in Europe, according to a report by Agence France-Presse (AFP). ) from official sources, Saturday April 4. ...

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Saudi Arabia announces ceasefire in Yemen

Houthi rebels near a hospital in Sanaa on April 8. KHALED ABDULLAH / REUTERSDid the masters of...

In Israel, a minister of health who worries the population

Israeli Minister of Health Yaakov LitzmanIn visits a group of quarantined people on March 2 in Tel Aviv. ARIEL SCHALIT / APLETTER...

Saudi Arabia announces 15-day ceasefire in Yemen

The Saudi-led military coalition, which intervenes in Yemen in...

"In India, the most gigantic and most punitive confinement on the planet"

Grandstand. Who can use the expression "gone viral" today without the shadow of a thrill? Who can still look at an object - door...

Former Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa sentenced to eight years in prison for corruption

The message "Rafael returns" tagged on a wall in Quito (Ecuador), Tuesday April 7. Dolores Ochoa / APRafael Correa says he is...