UAE steps up efforts to rehabilitate Bashar Al-Assad

UAE steps up efforts to rehabilitate Bashar Al Assad

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad (right) receives United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyane (left) in Damascus on November 9, 2021. Photo distributed by the News Agency Official Syrian Arabic (SANA). AFP PHOTO / HO / SANA The call launched from Washington, Friday, November 12, by the head of Qatari diplomacy, Mohammed … Read more

Philippines: Sara Duterte, the president’s daughter, is running for the country’s vice-presidency

Philippines Sara Duterte the presidents daughter is running for the

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and his daughter Sara Duterte on April 10, 2018, in Boao, China. – / AFP Sara Duterte will ultimately not succeed her father. The daughter of the Philippine President, Rodrigo Duterte, announced on Saturday, November 13, her candidacy for the country’s vice-presidency in the May 2022 elections, ending speculation that she … Read more

On France 5, an investigation into the causes of chaos for ten years in Libya

On France 5 an investigation into the causes of chaos

The Libyan desert, image taken from the documentary “Libya, disappearance of a state”, by Kamal Redouani. FRONT COVER FRANCE 5 – SUNDAY NOVEMBER 14 AT 8:55 P.M. – DOCUMENTARY It is the Libyans themselves who say it: Libya has many strengths. The sea, an immense desert, the mountains, but also water, gas, oil, gold and … Read more

Before the summit between Joe Biden and Xi Jinping, tense discussions on Taiwan independence

Before the summit between Joe Biden and Xi Jinping tense

Pro-democracy demonstration in Taipei, September 2019. SAM YEH / AFP The planned summit between China and the United States has not started but hostilities have already started. Beijing and Washington exchanged stern warnings about Taiwan on Saturday, November 13, before a virtual summit scheduled for Monday between Presidents Xi Jinping and Joe Biden. In an … Read more

In Bulgaria, a third vote for an end to the political and health crisis

In Bulgaria a third vote for an end to the

Bulgarian President Roumen Radev, candidate for succession, at a Sofia polling station on November 14, 2021. NIKOLAY DOYCHINOV / AFP This is the third election of the year. After the failure of the two previous votes, in April and July, for lack of a coalition agreement between the parties, will this time be the right … Read more

Migration crisis: Josep Borrell announces new sanctions against Belarus

Migration crisis Josep Borrell announces new sanctions against Belarus

The head of European diplomacy, Josep Borrell, in Brasilia, Brazil on November 4, 2021. ADRIANO MACHADO / REUTERS The head of European diplomacy, Josep Borrell, announces, in an interview with Sunday newspaper (JDD) dated November 14, that new sanctions will be taken on Monday in Brussels against Belarus, accused of instrumentalizing the issue of migrants. … Read more

Joe Biden and Xi Jinping to meet on Monday

Joe Biden and Xi Jinping to meet on Monday

INGRAM / PHOTONONSTOP While waiting for a meeting in person, which still does not arrive, Joe Biden must be satisfied with a new virtual summit. The US president and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, will hold a videoconference meeting on Monday, November 15, the third meeting between the two leaders as disputes between Washington and … Read more

Boris Johnson overwhelmed by lobbying scandal

Boris Johnson overwhelmed by lobbying scandal

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson (left) and his opponent, Labor Party leader Keir Starmer, in London on May 11, 2021. STEFAN ROUSSEAU / AFP Did Boris Johnson open a Pandora’s box by unleashing, despite himself, a corrosive debate on corruption within his government, the Conservative Party, and even at the heart of his own practices? … Read more

Little hope for quick release of Iranian detainee Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

Little hope for quick release of Iranian detainee Nazanin Zaghari Ratcliffe

Richard Ratcliffe, husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, an Iranian-British detained in Iran since 2016, on November 11, 2021, on the 19th day of his hunger strike, in London. TOLGA AKMEN / AFP At the corner of the wide sidewalk facing the Foreign Office, a stone’s throw from Downing Street, three single tents have been pitched. The … Read more

In Kandahar, the Shiites caught between the IS and the Taliban

In Kandahar the Shiites caught between the IS and the

A guard in front of the Shiite Fatemieh mosque, the target of an ISIS attack on October 15, 2021, in Kandahar (Afghanistan) on November 4, 2021. WILLIAM DANIELS FOR “THE WORLD” The Shia Fatemieh Mosque in Kandahar is a simple cement building. No ornament or minaret, no ostentatious sign differentiates this building from the others, … Read more

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