The Chinese Navy in show of force

The Chinese Navy in show of force

The Chinese navy is about to unveil next week new buildings, including several nuclear-powered submarines and destroyers, during a maritime parade marking the 70th anniversary of its creation. Deputy Navy Commander Qiu Yanpeng, who was speaking to the press in Qingdao port south of Beijing on Saturday, said the Liaoning aircraft carrier would be associated […]

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Yemen: new Saudi coalition operation reported in Sanaa

Yemen: new Saudi coalition operation reported in Sanaa

The Saudi-led coalition has launched an operation in the Yemeni capital Sanaa to destroy the communication networks of Shiite Houthi rebels and facilities to send drones, the Saudi public television reported on Saturday. The operation focuses on a Houthi military base near the presidential palace in Sanaa, which Iranian-backed rebels control, as well as a […]

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Kosovo repatriates a hundred relatives of jihadists, Washington applauds

Kosovo repatriates a hundred relatives of jihadists, Washington applauds

Kosovo announced Saturday the repatriation of 110 of its nationals from Syria, almost all of the wives or children of the Islamic State (IS) group jihadists , an unprecedented operation in Europe by its magnitude. Four men, suspected of having fought with IS, were also on the plane that landed at Pristina airport overnight. They […]

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Biden will announce his candidacy for the White House next week

Joe Biden will announce his candidacy for the White House next week

Dominating polls on the Democratic side despite the controversy over his gestures of affection deemed too marked, former Vice President Joe Biden will finally start the race for the White House next week, announced Friday several media. Rather centrist, the former number two of Barack Obama will announce his candidacy in a video Wednesday, according […]

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Trump spoke on the phone with Marshal Khalifa Haftar

Trump spoke on the phone with Marshal Khalifa Haftar

US President Donald Trump spoke on the phone last Monday with Marshal Khalifa Haftar, the strongman of eastern Libya who ordered his troops on April 4 to take Tripoli, the Libyan capital. The two men spoke of “ongoing counterterrorism efforts and the need to restore peace and stability in Libya,” the White House reported Friday […]

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Pyongyang no longer wants to talk with Mike Pompeo

North Korea no longer wants to talk with Mike Pompeo

North Korea no longer wants US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo as the interlocutor and wants to discuss now with a leader who is “more cautious and more mature in the way he communicates,” wrote Thursday the official North Korean news agency KCNA. The agency, quoting a senior North Korean Foreign Minister, Kwon Jong-gun, added, […]

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Algeria: new monster demonstration against power in Algiers

Algeria: new monster demonstration against power in Algiers

The protesters are demanding the departure of Bouteflika’s relatives who are propelled into power after his withdrawal from the presidential race. The streets of Algiers are not empty for this ninth “act” of mobilization. An immense crowd filled the streets of central Algiers for several kilometers again for a new demonstration demanding the departure of […]

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Resignation of the Malian government after the Fulani massacre

Resignation of the Malian government after the Fulani massacre

Malian Prime Minister Soumeylou Boubeye Maiga and his entire government resigned on Thursday, President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita announced, four weeks after the Fulani massacre by gunmen in central Mali that shocked the country. Nearly 160 people died in this attack, the most deadly in the country’s recent history. Five people suspected of having participated in […]

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A thousand Cuban migrants arrived at the border between Mexico and the United States

A thousand Cuban migrants arrived at the border between Mexico and the United States

Most of these Cubans, who came with their families, intend to seek asylum in the United States. A thousand Cuban migrants have arrived in the Mexican city of Ciudad Juarez, on the border with the United States, and another 400 have joined a large caravan of Central Americans who are moving towards US territory in […]

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