Death of anti-mafia photographer Letizia Battaglia at the age of 87

Italian photographer Letizia Battaglia died in Palermo on Wednesday evening at the age of 87. Throughout her career she has documented the universe of the Sicilian Mafia, particularly through her photographs of bodies pierced by bullets. Thanks to her work, Letizia Battaglia, winner of numerous awards, has managed to shake up the romantic and idealized … Read more

Raid with Antivax who planned attacks and kidnappings

The German judiciary announced on Thursday that it had thwarted plans for far-right attacks fueled by a radicalized fringe of the Antivax movement. She wanted to support Russian President Putin and attack the “democratic order”. Four people were arrested after a raid on a news network called United Patriots aimed at destroying “the German democratic … Read more

Energy: Iran has relocated a workshop for its nuclear industry

ReleasedApr 14, 2022 at 3:12 p.m The International Atomic Energy Agency has been informed that a manufacturing workshop for centrifuge components has been commissioned in Natanz. Screenshot of a video conference of a facility at the Natanz uranium enrichment facility in Iran. AFP The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) said on Thursday it had been … Read more

In Grand Rapids, the death of an African man killed by a police officer brings back the trauma of the Floyd case

Patrick Lyoya was 26 years old. Originally from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, he died on April 4, killed by a white police officer, in Grand Rapids, Michigan. A case inevitably reminiscent of George Floyd, an African American man who died suffocated under the knee of a white police officer on May 25, 2020. … Read more

Over 300 dead in floods in South Africa

Tropical storm Megi, which hit the Philippines and caused gigantic landslides, killed at least 42 people, according to the latest official reports. The search for the missing person was suspended on Tuesday evening. Hampered by mud and rain, rescuers spent the day searching, sometimes with their bare hands, for survivors in several mud-shrouded mountain villages. … Read more

“It reminds us of rather dark hours in the history of France,” said a Frenchman of Jewish faith who received Eric Zemmour’s campaign text message

How was Éric Zemmour’s team able to text ten thousand French Jews of the Jewish faith just before the first round? Following the discovery of these messages sent by the presidential candidate’s team, the Paris prosecutor’s office launched a criminal investigation on Tuesday, April 12. This investigation was launched into “possession, storage, recording, transmission of … Read more

UK: Ex-Coca-Cola executive convicted of corruption

sentApr 14, 2022 at 5:13 p.m In addition to large amounts of cash, the 50-year-old Manchester United fan also received tickets for games and concerts. The former board member granted himself grants for 9 years. DR A British court on Thursday convicted a former Coca-Cola manager in Britain of corruption, who received a total of … Read more

War in Ukraine, live: Russian invasion and inflation threaten global recovery, IMF warns

https://assets-decodeurs.lemonde.fr/redacweb/ukraine-cartes-infographie/derniere-maj-ukraine-avancee-russe.png https://assets-decodeurs.lemonde.fr/redacweb/ukraine-cartes-infographie/derniere-maj-ukraine-avancee-russe.png 30 The situation on the map Enlarge the context Presented live by Pierre Bouvier, Solène L’Hénoret and Clémence Apetogbor The Russian Defense Ministry admitted to having evacuated the entire crew of the cruiser Moscowwhich the Ukrainian authorities hit with Neptune rockets on Wednesday evening. “The Missile Cruiser Moscow severely damaged by ammunition detonation … Read more