Michigan high school shooting: shooter’s parents arrested

Michigan high school shooting shooters parents arrested

Flowers were placed in tribute to the students killed by a 15-year-old teenager at a high school in Oxford, Michigan, on November 30, 2021. SCOTT OLSON / AFP Three days after the shooting that killed four people on Tuesday in a high school in Michigan (northern United States), the parents of the teenager who opened … Read more

Belgium is still procrastinating on an exit from nuclear power

Belgium is still procrastinating on an exit from nuclear power

Belgian Prime Minister Alexander De Croo and Deputy Prime Minister and Federal Minister for Social Affairs and Public Health Frank Vandenbroucke in Brussels on Friday 3 December. NICOLAS MAETERLINCK / AFP The complete phase-out of nuclear power in 2025 is “The solution that will create the least amount of worry” : it is with a … Read more

Czech dissident and journalist Petr Uhl dead

Czech dissident and journalist Petr Uhl dead

Former dissident, deputy, then commissioner for human rights, Petr Uhl will devote his life to the defense of human and minority rights. Here, November 11, 2009. RENE VOLFAK / AP Young Czechoslovak teacher passing through Paris, Petr Uhl had acquired a taste for revolution in the effervescence of May 68. This taste must have cost … Read more

Meghan Markle wins legal battle against British tabloid

Meghan Markle wins legal battle against British tabloid

The Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, at a concert in New York City on September 25, 2021. CAITLIN OCHS / REUTERS Former actress Meghan Markle won her case on Thursday, December 2, against the British tabloid Mail on Sunday, condemned for the publication of a letter she had written to her father, a victory likely … Read more

In the Gulf, French values ​​up for auction

In the Gulf French values ​​up for auction

Editorial of the “World”. Emmanuel Macron is visiting particularly infertile lands for the values ​​that France prides itself on defending. Of the three stages involved in his trip to the Arabian Peninsula, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and the Saudi Kingdom, three authoritarian monarchies long allied with France, the last is undoubtedly the most delicate. … Read more

New Chinese train puts Laos on the trade map

New Chinese train puts Laos on the trade map

In this photo released by Xinhua News Agency, an aerial view of Ganlanba Station, one of the stations along the new China-Laos railway line, September 28, 2021, in Yunnan Province (southwest China). HU CHAO / AP Five years after the launch of the project, Laos inaugurates its first major railway line on Friday 3 December. … Read more

After COP26, Côte d’Ivoire abandons its coal-fired power plant project in San Pedro

After COP26 Cote dIvoire abandons its coal fired power plant project

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Environmental activist César Kouakou (left, here in December 2019) and planter Dominique Bi Irié tour the plots … Read more

Sinking of the submarine “San-Juan”: the former Argentinian president Mauricio Macri indicted for espionage

Sinking of the submarine San Juan the former Argentinian president Mauricio

Former Argentine President Mauricio Macri leaves the federal court in Dolores, a suburb of Buenos Aires, on November 3, 2021, after being summoned for cases of alleged espionage of the families of the victims of the “San-Juan” shipwreck in 2017. STRINGER / REUTERS The judicial decision was expected, while the former president Mauricio Macri (2015-2019, … Read more

Rule of law: European justice called to reject the appeal of Poland and Hungary

Rule of law European justice called to reject the appeal

Pro-European demonstration in Warsaw (Poland), October 10, 2021. WOJTEK RADWANSKI / AFP The European Commission should soon be able to use the mechanism of conditionality of the payment of Community funds to respect for the rule of law. The Advocate General of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) indeed recommended, Thursday, December … Read more

In Sierra Leone, Freetown wants to fight the extreme heat by involving the poorest

In Sierra Leone Freetown wants to fight the extreme heat

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. A street in Freetown, in March 2018. ISSOUF SANOGO / AFP Freetown has just appointed a collaborator … Read more

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