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L’actualité internationale écrite dans la langue de Shakespeare par nos auteurs anglophones.

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and Emmanuel Macron at the Elysee Palace on October 26, 2022. LUDOVIC MARIN / AFP
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The 60th anniversary of the Elysée treaty

The date of January 22nd , 2023 marks the 60th anniversary of the Elysée Treaty, i.e. of the Franco-German couple. On this occasion a day bringing together French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz took place in Paris on Sunday. After a ceremony at the Sorbonne, which gave rise to speeches by the two counterparts, a Franco-German Council of Ministers took place at the Elysée. These formal receptions were coupled with a Franco-German parliamentary session at the National Assembly as well as a dinner between the two men.
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Why the Kurdish community blames Turkey for the Paris killings

On the 23rd of December 2022, 3 Kurds were shot dead in the 10th arrondissement of Paris, in Rue d'Enghien. The suspect admitted to the crime and has been charged and remanded in custody. He claims to have acted for racist reasons. Kurdish activists reject this theory and see Turkey behind the attack.
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In Australia, no right pass for environmental activists

After the creation of the new law in the State of New South Wales, life of climate activists is no longer a long quiet river. In the face of the multiplication of militant actions, state governments have decided to act. Now every blocking by activists can be sanctioned but it hasn't stop everyone.
photo of Astana, capital of Kazakhstan
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Kazakhstan in 2022

With the revolt of January 2022 against the increase of the gas price in the country and the demonstrations which followed and more recently the problem of Ekibastouz which was deprived of electricity during several days, whereas there were temperatures which went down until -30°: What is happening to Kazakhstan?
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Review of François Hollande’s conference for the CNER

On Tuesday 13 December 2022, a free conference was held with François Hollande for the CNER, the federation of attractiveness, development, and innovation agencies. During this conference, the former French president returned to a particularly worrying subject: the energy crisis and its challenges.
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DR Congo: massacre in the villages of Kishishe and Bambo

A massacre committed at the end of November in the east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo left many dead among the civilian population in two villages in North Kivu. Armed groups controlling the region are said to be behind these events, strongly condemned by the international community.