NATO membership | Sweden and Finland looking for protection between candidacy and membership

(Stockholm) Concerned about Russia’s response to their likely NATO accession requests, Sweden and Finland are seeking guarantees of protection during the months needed to formally join the Atlantic alliance, such as agreements signed with London on Wednesday. Posted at 3:13 PM Marc PREEL with Alma COHEN Media agency France “Agreements” with major NATO countries In … Read more

NATO candidacy: Sweden and Finland seek protection

Concerned about Russia’s response to their likely applications for NATO membership, Sweden and Finland are seeking guarantees of protection for the months needed to formally join the Atlantic alliance, in the vein of agreements announced Wednesday with London. In recent months, Stockholm and Helsinki have multiplied international contacts and meetings to ensure NATO members’ support … Read more

Ukraine, Covid-19: French economy looks weak in Q2 – 05/11/2022 at 12:06

François Villeroy de Galhau, Governor of the Banque de France, and Bruno Le Maire, Minister of Economy. (AFP / ERIC PIERMONT) After a weak first quarter, without growth, the slowdown in the French economy should be confirmed, mainly due to inflation. The second quarter looks bleak for the French economy. Two days in a row, … Read more

Residential Schools Report | Hundreds of Indigenous Children Died in Federally Run Residential Schools

(Washington) Cut off from their families and cultures, according to a report released Wednesday, “tens of thousands” of children from Indigenous communities in the United States were forcibly committed to federally-run residential schools for 150 years, where they were victims of abuse. Posted at 2:48 PM Updated at 5:28 PM Cyril JULIAN Media agency France … Read more

Russian threat leaves Kharkiv, Ukraine says

The Russian noose is loosening on Kharkov, Ukraine’s second city to the east and which has been shelled since late February, Ukrainian authorities said on Tuesday night, while the conflict could spread to the region, authorities said. southwest. Washington. “Our armed forces have given us all good news from the Kharkiv region. The occupiers are … Read more