Why is Erdogan trying to “wake up” the Cypriot conflict?

GREAT DECRYPTION – By going to the ghost town of Varosha, the Turkish president is shaking up the status quo in force since 1974. Erdogan in Varosha, November 15. -/AFP The island of Cyprus, divided since 1974 between a southern part administered by the Greek majority (59% of the territory) and a northern part occupied, […]

Jair Bolsonaro orphaned by his godfather Donald Trump

According to the confidences of his advisers, the Brazilian president experienced that of Donald Trump as a personal defeat, as he identified with his model. Joe Biden’s victory is a blow to Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro (here, in October in Brasilia), often dubbed the “Trump of the tropics”. EVARISTO SA / AFP Jair Bolsonaro didn’t […]

Joe Biden win could give Boris Johnson a hard time

The Democratic candidate, who has Irish roots, has never hidden his lack of taste for Brexit. If Biden were to be elected, it won’t be the end of the world for Johnson, but it will undoubtedly take a little time for the bond to take hold. EDDIE MULHOLLAND/AFP In London In the summer of 2016, […]

in New York bruised by the pandemic, the exodus has begun

The trauma of the pandemic has already pushed many New Yorkers to leave the city for good as quickly as possible, leaving many apartments empty and causing real estate prices to soar around the metropolis. «I was not ready to goNick Barnhorst remembers when he sees each other again in February. At 41, in New […]

Does the Navalny affair sign the death of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline?

DECRYPTION – The gas pipeline, which is to link Russia and Germany directly, may not survive the poisoning of the Russian opponent. Explanations. Almost finished, Nord Stream 2, which is to double Nord Stream 1’s gas transit between Russia and Germany bypassing Ukraine, had so far been spared from sanctions lists by the Chancellery. OLIVER […]

New York buries its dead in mass graves

In New York City, which consolidates its sad status as the center of the coronavirus epidemic in the United States, the question arises of the fate of the increasingly numerous dead. The images have struck people’s minds in recent days: bodies, covered with sheets or tarpaulins, transported by employees in protective suits on stretchers in […]

first weekend without shooting since 1993

For the first time ever, the sounds of guns didn’t frighten the residents of the city that never sleeps. “We spent Friday, Saturday, Sunday without any shootings or homicides. This is the first time in decades and it is something that not only New York police but all New Yorkers can be proud of, ”said […]

New York City has a Crime-Free Day

“It’s a good way to start the week,” exclaimed Deputy Commissioner Paul Browne, spokesperson for the New York Police Department (NYPD). Monday, for the first time in memory of a peacekeeper, no blood crime was recorded in the territory of the Big Apple for more than 24 hours. A sort of feat for this city […]

Montreal and Quebec are partially reconfining

Montréal “Stay home”, urged in recent weeks the Minister of Health of Quebec, Christian Dubé. He was not listened to. It’s the red alert in Montreal and Quebec. La Belle Province, affected by a second wave of Covid-19, raised its health alert system to the highest level on Monday evening, from orange to red, for […]