Venezuela – Question & Answer – Excerpt from the press release (09.01.20)

P: Does France still consider Juan Guaidó the legitimate president of Venezuela? What is your position regarding what happened on January 5 in the Venezuelan parliament? R: France celebrates the re-election of Juan Guaidó as president of the National Assembly of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela on January 5. Consequently, for France, he remains the […]

Javier Ordóñez has 9 skull fractures: Legal Medicine

He Secretary of Security of Bogotá, Hugo Acero, revealed this Friday that attorney Javier Ordóñez, victim of the case of police brutality that has shocked the country and the world, He died as a result of the blows that they gave him apparently, the policemen who took him to the CAI last Tuesday night. “There […]

Tense with Turkey, Greece plans to buy weapons including fighter planes

ILLUSTRATION. Greek police at the Turkish Pazarkule border with Greek Kastanies, in Edirne, Turkey, February 29, 2020. Source: Reuters | Editor: SS Kurniawan KONTAN.CO.ID – ATHENA. Greece is in talks with France and other countries over arms purchases to boost its armed forces amid tensions with Turkey. “We are in talks with France, and not only […]

The phase of greater individual responsibility begins

T he stage of selective isolation with responsible individual distancing began at 00:00 this Tuesday. This means that there are new sectors that can reopen their doors, after prior authorization from the Mayor’s Office. Although the peak and ID no longer apply, there are restrictions for parties and social events. “The economic reopening does not […]

billions of cards are affected

Posted on Monday, August 31, 2020 at 4:32 p.m. Swiss researchers have exploited a vulnerability in the Europay Mastercard Visa standard to show that it was possible to make payments without the card’s pin code. Researchers at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich have discovered a flaw in the Europay MasterCard Visa standard, […]

‘I made 100 commitments and I have fulfilled like 96’: López Obrador

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador in a conference at the National Palace. Photo: Presidency MEXICO CITY One day after presenting his Second Government Report, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador highlighted that of the 100 commitments he made when taking office as federal Executive, he has already fulfilled “like 96”. In a conference, the president stressed […]

Reunion, a “laboratory” for the start of the school year in the metropolis?

If the island has so far been little affected by the epidemic, the number of Covid-19 cases is multiplying. “For the first time, Reunion is experiencing real viral circulation”, lamented, Friday August 21, the prefect Jacques Billant. As of Tuesday, August 25, 48 infected people were recorded in just 24 hours. The Regional Health Agency […]

HUN joins clinical trial for vaccine against Covid-19

The Hospital Universidad del Norte, located in the municipality of Soledad, was endorsed by the National Institute for Food and Drug Surveillance (Invima) to participate in the clinical trial for the third phase of the Covid-19 vaccine, which is developed by Janssen Pharmaceuticals. The health institution, which is located in the municipality of Soledad, is […]

animators suspended for violence against a two-year-old child

The facts were discovered thanks to a video circulating on Snapchat: we see a two-year-old child crying and having trouble falling asleep during the nap, according to what the municipality reports to France Bleu. One of the animators, annoyed by the tears, then approaches the little girl and pushes her violently against the ground. The […]

Masks should not be mandatory for children under 5 years: WHO

A group of experts assembled by the World Health Organization examined the evidence on COVID-19 and its transmission in children, as well as the limited evidence available on child use of masks. Based on that analysis and taking into account other factors, such as psychosocial needs and developmental milestones of children, WHO and the UN […]