Three dead in Nice after knife attack at Notre Dame church France raises security alert to highest level

Forensic specialists at the scene of the attack at Nice’s Notre Dame church (Photo: Reuters: Eric Gaillard) France has lifted its security alert status to the highest level after three people were killed and several injured during a knife attack in a Nice church, while a gunman was shot deadContinue Reading

Lebanon’s Prime Minister-Designate Resigns, Deepening Country’s Political Crisis

BEIRUT—Lebanon’s prime minister-designate abandoned his efforts to form a government, thwarting a French-led initiative that sought to end a political impasse and unlock international aid after a massive explosion destroyed nearly half the capital last month. Prime Minister-Designate Mustapha Adib on Saturday said his resignation came after the collapse of a consensus among Lebanon’s political…Continue Reading

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Video: ‘A heinous act of violence’: Pastor charged with murder, accused of shooting, killing wife outside credit union where she worked ORLANDO, Fla. — Barbara Tommey never made it into work on Tuesday. Police said the 27-year-old showed up to work at Navy Federal Credit Union on Gardens Park BoulevardContinue Reading

Daniele Obono who is of French Gabonese origin said the article had crossed a line and was an insult to my ancestors and an insult to the Republic.

A French right-wing magazine has sparked outrage over an illustration published in its most recent issue depicting the Black politician Danièle Obono as an 18th century slave. The article in Valeurs Actuelles, entitled “Danièle Obono in the Age of Slavery,” is a fictional account of Obono’s return to 18th centuryContinue Reading

Boris Johnson votes in December 2019.

The UK’s Intelligence and Security Committee (ISC) has finally published its long overdue report on Russian interference in UK elections, nearly a year and a half after its completion and eight months after it was due for release. Even the public was incensed with the delay – a parliamentary petition calling for its releaseContinue Reading

O Sindicato dos Motoboys de São Paulo (Sindimoto) e a União Geral dos Trabalhadores (UGT) convocaram para hoje nova paralisação de entregadores de aplicativos como Uber Eats, iFood e Rappi. É a segunda mobilização em menos de 15 dias. Desta vez, o movimento não contará com as lideranças difusas do “Breque dos Apps” – paralisação…Continue Reading

Turkey convicts Taner Kilic, three others of ‘terror’ charges

Taner Kilic, former chairman of Amnesty International in Turkey, was accused of membership in Fethullah Gulen’s network [File: Ozan Kose/AFP] A Turkish court has convicted Amnesty International’s former Turkey chairman, Taner Kilic, of membership in a “terror organisation” and sentenced him to more than six years in prison. The court also convicted three other human…Continue Reading