Afghanistan: Speaking with the Taliban, Does Recognizing Them?

A European delegation met representatives of the Taliban in Doha, Qatar on Tuesday.

Representatives of the European Union spoke with the Taliban in Doha. Diplomats deny recognition of the Islamist government. Two experts debate. Article reserved for subscribers Journalist in the World Department By Pauline Hofmann Published on 10/12/2021 7:16 PM Reading time: 5 min EIs it possible to discuss with a government that harms women and violates

Free stamps for the most precarious? Bolsonaro vetoed

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The Brazilian president has just blocked a plan fighting against menstrual insecurity: “an absurd and inhuman veto” denounce the activists. But in all countries of the world, women lack the means to manage their periods. Belgium is no exception. Article reserved for subscribers Journalist in the World Department By Véronique Kiesel Published on 10/12/2021 6:20

Iraq: divisions after the elections

Moqtada al-Sadr claimed victory for his Shiite party.  But the other Shiite parties, pro-Iran these, do not see the results in the same way.

The pro-Iran and the party with anti-Iranian rhetoric do not agree on the outcome of the parliamentary elections in Iraq. A record abstention marked the ballot. Moqtada al-Sadr claimed victory for his Shiite party. But the other Shiite parties, pro-Iran these, do not see the results in the same way. – Alaa Al-Marjani / Reuters.

France: three people die after being hit by a train

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An investigation is underway, led by the Saint-Jean-de-Luz police station and the Bayonne judicial police. Belgian. By AFP Published on 10/12/2021 9:39 AM Reading time: 1 min TKings people, “possibly migrants”, died hit by a train Tuesday around 5 am near the station of Saint-Jean-de-Luz (Pyrénées-Atlantiques), the Bayonne prosecutor’s office told AFP. A fourth person,

Interpol reinstates Assad’s Syria: controversial decision

Interpol headquarters in Lyon.

The Syrian regime is making its full return to the famous international police cooperation organization to the chagrin of opponents and human rights activists. Article reserved for subscribers Journalist in the World Department By Baudouin Loos Published on 10/11/2021 2:27 PM Reading time: 3 min PGradually, the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad, although still officially

France bans plastic around fruits and vegetables

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This ban concerns around thirty types of fruit and vegetables. The measure will save more than a billion plastic packaging per year. By Belga Published on 10/11/2021 2:21 PM Reading time: 2 min BSoon finished, courgettes in trays: from 2022, many unprocessed fresh fruits and vegetables can no longer be sold in plastic in France,