The ”commando dolphins”, an ancient practice popular in Moscow and Washington

Dolphins on a commando mission in the Black Sea? Far from being new and limited to the war in Ukraine, the use of marine mammals for military purposes is an old practice to which several armies, notably American and Russian, have resorted in recent decades. On April 27, the United States Naval Institute (Usni) throws […]

Rio carnival finally back

Feathers, sequins and samba are finally back in Rio de Janeiro! After two long years, the parades of the most famous carnival in the world will take place, Friday and Saturday evening, to reconnect with the party after the mourning of the pandemic. The mayor of Rio, Eduardo Paes, symbolically handed over a huge key […]

On Neptune, the 40-year-old summer experiences a cold snap

With seasons each lasting 40 years, the planet Neptune should be spared from abrupt changes in climate, and yet it has experienced a marked cooling since the start of its austral summer 17 years ago, according to a study on Monday. “This change was unexpected,” noted Michael Roman, an astronomer at the British University of […]

”A Brazilian touch”, an exhibition of Brazilian products in Rabat

Rabat – The Brazilian Embassy in Rabat, in partnership with the Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply, organized on Monday the opening ceremony of the “A Brazilian touch” exhibition at the Mega Mall in Rabat, devoted to the promotion of agri-food and cosmetic products from this Latin American country. This “exceptional” exhibition, which takes […]

International financial institutions ”deeply concerned” over Ukraine crisis

London – The main international financial institutions announced on Friday that they were “horrified and deeply concerned” by the Ukrainian crisis and its repercussions. In a press release, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the European Investment Bank (EIB), the Council of Europe Development Bank (CEB), the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the […]

The ”tragedy” of underage marriages, bitter reality in Morocco

Par Kaouthar OUDRHIRI (AFP – Rabat) “I lived through hell. But the nightmare is behind me,” recalls, with a trembling voice, Nadia*, a young Moroccan woman married at 16, who is rebuilding herself in a remote village in the kingdom where the scourge of marriage remains. minors. “I was married to a man who was […]

PS5 UPDATE: firmware 02.21-04.03.00 available, what’s new?

The PlayStation 5 received a big update numbered 21.02-04.00.00 last month, bringing several new features. A version 21.02-04.02.00 of firmware has since been rolled out, but it was a routine patch that was not really new. Now place at the update 21.02-04.03.00, issued today. You will not be surprised, its changelog is satisfied with the […]

Staffan de Mistura only has autonomy (Pr Rachid Lazrak)

Paris – The mission of the United Nations special envoy to the Sahara, Staffan de Mistura, must no longer consist of seeking a solution but of implementing that of autonomy, by bringing the points of view of the parties together, underlines the professor of international law, Rachid Lazrak, in an analysis published on Saturday by […]

CANBERRA BETRAYED UNDER AMERICAN PRESSURE – By Gabriel Banon

Once upon a time, there was a country in the Pacific called Australia. The latter developed close and constant relations with Europe and in particular France. In addition, Australia has always had good relations with Great Britain and the United States. Patatras, the Australian submarine affair will open a major transatlantic crisis. What is it […]