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donors strive to mobilize, urges resumption of peace talks

The international community in Brussels pledged us on Wednesday for $ 4.4 billion to help millions of Syrian IDPs and refugees in 2018 and urged Russia and Iran to put pressure on Damascus to negotiate the end of the war into his eighth year. The results are well below expectations. "We would have liked more, but it's a good start," …

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Slide. A Moroccan is born in a plane, the child is named after the pilot

During a Saudi Arabian plane, a 32-year-old Moroccan woman was born. She decided to call it "Abdul Rahman", to tribute to the pilot. According to the electronic website Alyaoum24, it was Moroccan on a flight that connects Jeddah with the Egyptian capital Cairo when she lost her water. With the help of the aircraft crew, the young woman was born …

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A "new deal" on Iran, Macron is committed to saving time

To overcome their differences across Iran, Emmanuel Macron suggests that Donald Trump is a "new agreement" that goes beyond nuclear issues. But the unknowns remain much stronger than the chances of success, and this game seems currently condemned to save time. – What differences? – The United States and France signed in 2015, with Iran but also Russia, China, Germany …

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Vincent Bolloré accused of "corruption"

After two days in police custody, French billionaire Vincent Bolloré arrived on Wednesday evening from the Parisian Finance Courts office with a resounding accusation for "corruption" in an examination of the terms of awarding port concessions in West Africa. "Vincent Bolloré, who remains guilty of innocence, can finally access this file he never knew and responded to these unfounded accusations," …

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Sub-Saharan Africa, the region with the highest transfer costs

Sub-Saharan Africa still affected by high transfer costs World Bank estimates that officially registered payments to low and middle income countries reached $ 466 billion in 2017, an increase of 8.5% compared to $ 429 billion in 2016. Transfers to high-income countries also include increased transfers worldwide with 7% to $ 613 billion in 2017, up from $ 573 billion …

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Vincent Bolloré accused

The Breton industrialists are suspected of bribery by foreign public officials, conflicts of trust and falsity and the use of counterfeiting. Le Monde | 25.04.2018 at. 20:36 • Updated 25.04.2018 at. 22:51 | At Simon Piel and Joan Tilouine After two days and a night in the custody of the police at the Office of the Office for Combating Corruption …

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Who are the perpetrators of violence in pastoral conflicts?

Muslim ranchers have been convicted of killing 18 people in a church in central Nigeria. But many questions remain about the chain of violence, in a political context that is sensitive to the presidential election for a year. Two priests and 16 believers became cold shot on Tuesday at dawn with thirty attackers at the full burial ceremony in the …

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Morning – South Africa paralyzed by a general strike

South Africa was paralyzed on Wednesday by a general strike organized by workers across the country at the gathering of South Africa's trade unions (SAFTU). In Cape Town, Johannesburg, Pretoria, Durban, Port Elizabeth and many other cities, thousands of workers and citizens in the streets demanded wage increases, condemned new labor laws and faced the deterioration of living conditions in …

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Vincent Bolloré was accused of examining concessions in Africa

VIDEO – Accused Wednesday, without legal control, the businessman is involved in the survey of getting concessions in Lomé (Togo) and Conakry (Guinea) at the heart of the debate. Vincent Bolloré plunges into legal concerns. Since Tuesday at 10 am, the French businessman is heard by the Central Office for Combating Corruption and Financial and Tax Crimes (OCLCIFF). He was …

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