Shiite leader Moqtada Al-Sadr claims victory

Supporters of Moqtada Al-Sadr celebrate, in Tahir Square in Baghdad, on October 11, 2021, the victory of the Shiite leader’s movement in the legislative elections. KHALID MOHAMMED / AP Given the favorite for the legislative elections in Iraq, the current of the influential Shiite leader Moqtada Al-Sadr claimed, Monday evening October 11, the first force … Read more

Air Algeria adds new international flights

Good news for Algerian travelers to several countries. Authorities have announced additional international flights and an increase in the number of flights to certain destinations. In total, these are 24 new flights per week, of which 12 are granted for Air Algeria and the other 12 will be shared between the other airlines operating in … Read more

Celebration of Christopher Columbus or the indigenous peoples, America torn apart by a holiday

“Columbus day” or “Indigenous Peoples’ Day”, you have to choose. For the first time in the United States, the second Monday in October, a federal holiday that traditionally celebrated the arrival of Christopher Columbus in America, was also observed as Indigenous Peoples Day. Hailed by Amerindians, who see in Christopher Columbus the symbol of white … Read more

The boss of the IMF, an image of integrity tarnished by the scandal

IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva is suspected of irregularities. Photo taken in Washington on October 15, 2019 (AFP / Olivier Douliery) Bulgarian Kristalina Georgieva, whose continued IMF Managing Director was uncertain Monday due to suspected irregularities, was until then a respected economist for her solid background in international finance. Ms. Georgieva, 68, took over as … Read more

Canada alone against China after the Aukus military alliance

Washington, Canberra and London have not seen fit to warn Ottawa that they are negotiating a new trans-Pacific alliance. Canada is paying for its loss of defense credibility. “Canada’s exclusion from the Aukus security pact reveals a flawed national defense policy“, Recently headlined the daily The National Post. Government leaks have revealed that Ottawa has … Read more