The "American Taliban" John Walker Lindh released after 17 years in prison

The “American Taliban” John Walker Lindh released after 17 years in prison

“American Taliban” John Walker Lindh was released on Thursday, May 23, after seventeen years in prison for fighting alongside insurgents in Afghanistan. Today, 38, he left Terre Haute prison in Indiana early in the morning, said the Washington Post and CNN, citing his lawyer, Bill Cummings. John Walker Lindh was captured in late 2001 in […]

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USA Tornado makes three deaths in Missouri jefferson city

USA: Tornado makes three deaths in Missouri jefferson city

Missouri jefferson city : Several parts of the central and west-central United States are affected by severe weather. The balance is heavy. At least three people have been killed after a violent tornado in the central US state of Missouri, authorities said Thursday. The victims died in Golden City, 270 km southwest of Jefferson City, […]

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Niki Lauda, ​​the entrepreneur who did not make "no gifts"

Niki Lauda, ​​the entrepreneur who did not make “no gifts”

The sempiternelle red advertising cap testified: there was no small profit for Niki Lauda who, in addition to his status as legend of F1, cultivated a picture of businessman bitter to gain and multiplied the good deals in the air field. Not content to have “won the F1 World Championship three times, he was also […]

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Argentina: Cristina Kirchner judged for the first time for corruption

Argentina: Cristina Kirchner judged for the first time for corruption

Cristina Kirchner, Argentina president from 2007 to 2015 and vice-presidential candidate, faces Tuesday in Buenos Aires at her first trial, for malpractices in the award of public contracts in Patagonia. Ms. Kirchner, a 66-year-old lawyer, is being prosecuted in several cases under investigation for money laundering, personal enrichment, embezzlement or bribes. Many of his ministers […]

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Alabama a TV channel censors a gay wedding cartoon

Alabama: a TV channel censors a gay wedding cartoon

The conservative state of the southern United States has not broadcast the episode of the cartoon “Arthur” where two people of the same sex get married. While Alabama passed last week the most restrictive US bill on abortion, the conservatives’ influence has once again manifested itself in this southern state of the United States. A […]

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Lionel Jospin supports Raphaël Glucksmann's list

Lionel Jospin supports Raphaël Glucksmann’s list

The former Socialist Prime Minister is no longer bound to reserve duty since he left the Constitutional Council in March. It was in a statement that former Socialist Prime Minister Lionel Jospin announced Tuesday night his support for the list led by Raphael Glucksmann for the European elections. A method that could seem “a minimum”, […]

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Javier Larrondo In Cuba, the repression remains very strong

Javier Larrondo: “In Cuba, the repression remains very strong”

Javier Larrondo is the co-founder and representative for the European Union of the Patriotic Union of Cuba (Unpacu) and the founder of the NGO Cuban Prisoners Defenders, based in Madrid. The two NGOs have just lodged a complaint against Cuba for slavery, concerning the hundreds of thousands of professionals sent every year to a hundred […]

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Opponent Moise Katumbi returns to DRC after three years of exile

Opponent Moise Katumbi returns to DRC after three years of exile

The opponent Moise Katumbi returned Monday in the Democratic Republic of Congo after three years in exile and the proclamation of his amnesty by the new president Felix Tshisekedi. Thousands of supporters welcomed him at the Lubumbashi airport in the south-east of the country. “I’m happy to be back, the truth still triumphs,” he said. […]

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