In Germany, Angela Merkel, Horst Seehofer and Martin Schulz are doing proof-of-confidence. On Sunday, the conservatives of the TOS, their bavarian allies the CSU and the social-democrats of the SPD have begun negotiations to form a government. The three formations have said that they wanted “a new political style” in the country. But 105 days after the parliamentary elections had not yielded a clear majority, to find a coalition agreement without asking the voters return to the polls will not be easy, stresses Der Spiegel. The German chancellor has itself recognized : “a big job” expects the negotiators.
Steve Bannon apologizes for his comments about Donald Trump Jr. The former strategist Donald Trump said on Sunday regret not having responded sooner to the comments critical of the president’s son attributed to Fire and Fury : Inside the Trump White House, a book in the explosive behind the scenes of the White House. the “I regret that my delay in responding to inaccurate information regarding Gift Jr. has diverted the attention of the historical achievements of the president during the first year of his presidency,”, he wrote in a press release, reported by the american channel CNN.
The Golden Globes, a red carpet all in black. The stars of cinema and television present in Hollywood Sunday for the first big night of the year prices were (almost) all dressed in black to show their support in the fight against sexual harassment, reports the american channel ABC. Many wore small pins, on which was written, “Time’s up”, in reference to the campaign of the same name, recently launched by the personalities of the cinema to concretely help women who are victims of trafficking.
32 people missing after a collision in the east China sea. A oil tanker registered in Panama has collided with a ship from Hong Kong Saturday evening off the coast near Shanghai, said Sunday the chinese ministry of Transport, quoted by the chinese newspaper in the English language Global Times. A search-and-rescue is still ongoing to find the 32 crew members of the oil, for the most part of iranian nationality.