Death of migrants in the Channel: Gérald Darmanin criticized, the opposition denounces a “shame” and a “tragedy of inhumanity”

Death of migrants in the Channel Gerald Darmanin criticized the

The Minister of the Interior, Gérald Darmanin, in Calais, November 24, 2021. FRANÇOIS LO PRESTI / AFP ” Shame “, “Drama of inhumanity”, need to“Welcome with dignity”… The representatives of the opposition parties, Thursday, November 25, took a critical look at the action of the Minister of the Interior, Gerald Darmanin, the day after the … Read more

The summit of democracies, a balancing act for Washington

The summit of democracies a balancing act for Washington

US President Joe Biden during a virtual meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping from the White House in Washington on November 15, 2021. SUSAN WALSH / AP In his foreign policy, Joe Biden tries to draw a big picture: the struggle of democracies against the camp of authoritarian regimes, led by China. Fatally, this logic … Read more

Morocco and Israel sign historic security agreement

Morocco and Israel sign historic security agreement

Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz signing a defense memorandum with Abdellatif Loudiyi, Moroccan minister delegate in charge of the administration of national defense, in Rabat, Morocco, November 24, 2021. AFP PHOTO / ISRAEL DEFENCE MINISTRY Rabat had rolled out the red carpet for the arrival of Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz on Tuesday, November 23. … Read more

Cricket scandal: in the UK ordinary racism is no longer tolerated

Cricket scandal in the UK ordinary racism is no longer

LETTER FROM LONDON Former cricketer Azeem Rafiq testifies at a parliamentary hearing on sport governance in London on November 16, 2021. AP Great unpacking in the midst of British cricket – a national passion. Azeem Rafiq, a former professional Yorkshire County Cricket Club (YCCC) player, dared to accuse the club of “Institutional racism”. Since then, … Read more

The suspicious disappearance of Peng Shuai, one of the facets of the repression in China

The suspicious disappearance of Peng Shuai one of the facets

IOC President Thomas Bach in a videoconference with Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai, in Lausanne (Switzerland), November 21, 2021. GREG MARTIN / IOC / VIA REUTERS The video interview between the Chinese tennis champion Peng Shuai and the President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach, Sunday, November 21, does not seem to have … Read more

“In Rwanda, YouTuber journalists face incessant threats”

In Rwanda YouTuber journalists face incessant threats

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. LUCY NICHOLSON / REUTERS In Rwanda, ranked 156e in 180 countries for press freedom by Reporters Without … Read more

Morocco, Israel sign ‘unprecedented’ security deal

Morocco Israel sign unprecedented security deal

The Minister Delegate in charge of the administration of Moroccan national defense, Abdellatif Loudiyi, and the Israeli Minister of Defense, Benny Gantz, in Rabat, on November 24, 2021. ARIEL HERMONI / AFP Barely a year after the normalization of their relations, Morocco and Israel took a spectacular step towards each other on Wednesday, November 24. … Read more

Iranian nuclear: Israel calls for more firmness against Tehran

Iranian nuclear Israel calls for more firmness against Tehran

Israeli national security adviser Eyal Hulata at the Manama Dialogue in Bahrain on November 21. MAZEN MAHDI / AFP On the man-made island where the Four Seasons Hotel stands in Manama, the capital of the tiny kingdom of Bahrain, Israeli national security adviser Eyal Hulata is in friendly territory. In this high tower, which dominates … Read more

China reaffirms an “unwavering” zero Covid strategy

China reaffirms an unwavering zero Covid strategy

Medical personnel in protective suits during training for the China Ice Sports College hockey team at the Experience Beijing Ice Hockey Domestic Test Activity in Beijing on November 10, 2021. MARK SCHIEFELBEIN / AP Cities where, due to a single case of Covid-19 detected, all the lights turn red to prevent all traffic, trains canceled … Read more

Magdalena Andersson, first woman to become Prime Minister of Sweden

Magdalena Andersson first woman to become Prime Minister of Sweden

Magdalena Andersson, elected leader of the Social Democrats, in Gothenburg, Sweden, November 4, 2021. JOSHUA ROBERTS / REUTERS Sweden’s Social Democrat leader Magdalena Andersson was elected prime minister by parliament on Wednesday 24 November, becoming the first woman to lead the Nordic kingdom after days of difficult negotiations. Until then finance minister in the government … Read more