facing the Omicron variant, the Prime Minister orders a “containment” during the Christmas holidays

“I am here tonight in a gloomy mood,” said the Prime Minister before announcing the confinement of his country for four weeks. Article written by Posted the 12/18/2021 10:37 PM Reading time : 1 min. Christmas confined. The Netherlands will be placed on Sunday in “confinement”, for the Christmas holiday period, in an attempt to … Read more

In Hong Kong, a court orders the liquidation of the parent company of the newspaper “Apple Daily”, symbol of the pro-democracy movement

An edition of the opposition Hong Kong newspaper “Apple Daily”, August 11, 2020. KIN CHEUNG / AP It’s a fatal blow to the newspaper Apple Daily, already forced to cease publication at the end of June 2021: a court in Hong Kong ordered, Wednesday, December 15, the liquidation of the parent company of the fiercely … Read more

Barinas: the Supreme Court of Justice of Venezuela orders the repetition of the elections in the home state of Hugo Chávez

Drafting BBC News World 4 hours Image source, Getty Images Caption, Barinas is one of the bastions of Chavismo. There will be a repetition of the regional elections in the state of Barinas, birthplace of the late Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez. This was announced on Monday by the Supreme Court of Justice (TSJ) of Venezuela, … Read more

In Sudan, army orders release of ministers, promises government

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. Young Sudanese are protesting in the streets of the capital Khartoum against the seizure of power by … Read more

Dutch justice orders return of Crimean archaeological treasures to Ukraine

A piece from the “Treasures of Crimea”, loaned to a Dutch museum in 2016 by Crimea, a region of Ukraine since annexed by Moscow. PETER DEJONG / AP In the Netherlands, justice ordered on appeal, Tuesday October 26, the return to Ukraine of a collection of archaeological treasures, loaned by Crimea to a museum in … Read more

United States: Justice orders to apply the vaccine against covid-19 to teachers and workers of public schools in New York | Society

Protest against the mandatory vaccination of teachers or health workers, this Monday in New York.JUSTIN LANE / EFE This Monday, September 27, was a key day in the State of New York and its fight against covid-19. The deadline for teachers in the public system – the most extensive in the country – to present … Read more

the British government cancels its orders with the Franco-Austrian laboratory Valneva

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson visits the Franco-Austrian laboratory Valneva in Livingston (Scotland), January 28, 2021. WATTIE CHEUNG / AFP The Franco-Austrian laboratory Valneva announced, Monday, September 13, to have “Received a notice of termination” from the UK government regarding “Supply agreement” of its candidate vaccine against Covid-19. “The contract includes a clause allowing the … Read more

“Get vaccinated or quit!” “Zimbabwe orders its officials

To stay up to date on African news, subscribe to the “Monde Afrique” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 am, find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of “Monde Afrique”. At Wilkins Hospital in Harare, March 24, 2021. PHILIMON BULAWAYO / REUTERS Harare announced Tuesday, September 7, … Read more

Kazakhstan orders two A400M “Atlas” transport planes from Airbus

In the early 2010s, Airbus [EADS à l’époque, ndlr] had estimated that the export potential of the A400M “Atlas” transport aircraft, whose development was then going through some turbulence, was 400 to 500 aircraft. However, a German parliamentary report considered such prospects too optimistic and estimated that 280 copies were indeed likely to find buyers … Read more