The American Right Against Women’s Rights

The American Right Against Womens Rights

Editorial of the “World”. A decisive battle for women’s rights began on Wednesday 1is December at the United States Supreme Court. By choosing to take up a law passed by the conservative state of Mississippi restricting the use of abortion, instead of relying on the decisions of intermediary bodies which had found its unconstitutional character, … Read more

After a week of negotiations on Iranian nuclear power, the disappointment of the West

After a week of negotiations on Iranian nuclear power the

The Iranian and British delegations during the Vienna negotiations on Iranian nuclear power, on December 3, 2021. AFP PHOTO / EU DELEGATION IN VIENNA A disappointing first week with no hope of a breakthrough. The round of negotiations opened with the return to Vienna of the Iranian negotiators on Monday, November 29, did not allow … Read more

During his disputed visit to Saudi Arabia, Emmanuel Macron tries to renew the dialogue between Riyadh and Beirut

During his disputed visit to Saudi Arabia Emmanuel Macron tries

Emmanuel Macron and Crown Prince Mohammed Ben Salman, in Jeddah, Saturday, December 4. BANDAR AL-JALOUD / AFP The diplomatic meeting was expected by some, highly criticized by others. French President Emmanuel Macron met on Saturday, December 4 in Jeddah, on the west coast of Saudi Arabia, Crown Prince Mohammed Ben Salman (known as “MBS”), a … Read more

Covid-19: Germany imposes heavy restrictions on unvaccinated people

Covid 19 Germany imposes heavy restrictions on unvaccinated people

A Covid-19 patient is transported in a German army medical plane to Dresden airport on December 1, 2021. ROBERT MICHAEL / AP As the variant of the novel coronavirus Omicron continues to spread across the world, Germany has decided to impose a “Confinement, so to speak, of unvaccinated persons”, in the words of Minister of … Read more

Peng Shuai case: by suspending its tournaments in China, the WTA defends human rights against Beijing

Peng Shuai case by suspending its tournaments in China the

Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai at the Australian Open in Melbourne on January 21, 2020. ANDY BROWNBILL / AP The Women Tennis Players’ Association (WTA) has followed through on its threats: a week after Chinese state media staged Peng Shuai’s return, it announced on Wednesday 1is December, that it suspended its tournaments in China. On … Read more

Covid-19: in Morocco, the disappointed hopes of a revival of tourism

Covid 19 in Morocco the disappointed hopes of a revival of

Stickers inviting social distancing were stuck on the floor of the airport in Rabat, Morocco on November 29, 2021. Morocco has announced it is suspending air travel from foreign countries for at least two weeks. MOSA’AB ELSHAMY / AP There will be no Christmas in Fez. Before the health crisis, the imperial city of Morocco … Read more

San Pedro, the small Ivorian town that dreams of modernity

San Pedro the small Ivorian town that dreams of modernity

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. View of the port of San Pedro, Ivory Coast, September 13, 2016. PATRICK FORT / AFP Tenon … Read more

In Bolivia, the great indigenous march ends in indifference

In Bolivia the great indigenous march ends in indifference

The indigenous march arrives in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, October 16, 2019. AIZAR RALDES / AFP There is an air of weariness. The one that wins those who hoped to expose their grievances at the top of the state, who waited weeks, and who failed. For sixty-two days, hundreds of indigenous people from the Amazon, the … Read more

In the United States, Vice President Kamala Harris in the hour of doubt

In the United States Vice President Kamala Harris in the

Kamala Harris in Columbus, Ohio, November 19, 2021. BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI / AFP One hour and twenty-five minutes, for eternity. Either the time during which Kamala Harris assumed the functions of President of the United States. That day, Nov. 19, Joe Biden, 79, was undergoing a routine colonoscopy. This lightning-quick replacement came at a delicate time … Read more

In Finland, five men arrested for a project of “ultra-right attack”

In Finland five men arrested for a project of ultra right

A representative of the Finnish internal security service (Supo), Eero Pietilä, during a press conference announcing the arrest of five men from the ultra-right wing suspected of fomenting an attack, on December 3, 2021. JUHA SINISALO / AFP Five men were arrested and detained in Finland for having projected a “Ultra-right attack” using bombs and … Read more

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