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Manipulated OPCW report on Douma exposed in UNSC testimony

Published: January 22, 2020, 6:56 am

New YorkOn November 23, WikiLeaks published information from an OPCW employee, a member of its fact finding mission to Douma, Syria, expressing “his gravest concern over intentional bias introduced to a redacted version of the report he co-authored”.

Complaints against Deutsche Post have tripled

Published: January 21, 2020, 8:51 am

BonnThe number has therefore doubled compared to 2018 and tripled compared to 2017. At that time, 6 100 letters were received. Most often, the public complained about letters arriving late or not arriving at all.

Trump could face ‘strong’ war-crimes case over Soleimani’s murder

Published: January 21, 2020, 8:29 am

Iran has indicated that it will pursue war-crimes charges against President Donald Trump at the International Criminal Court in the Hague over this month's assassination of General Qassem Soleimani.

Senate votes for Salvini to stand trial in Gregoretti case

Published: January 21, 2020, 7:52 am

RomeAn Italian Senate panel on Monday voted to lift former Interior Minister Matteo Salvini's parliamentary immunity. He will be facing trial in the alleged "kidnapping" of some 100 migrants aboard a coast guard ship last July.

Renaud Camus given a two-month suspended sentence

Published: January 20, 2020, 12:51 pm

AuchFrench author Renaud Camus was convicted of criticizing immigration and was given a two month suspended sentence. Camus was also ordered to "compensate" two anti-racist associations by paying them €1 800.

Gregoretti trial: Salvini says he is ‘ready for prison’

Published: January 20, 2020, 12:17 pm

Rome"In order to remain free, one must, at a good moment, take the way to prison without hesitation". Before today's vote on the case of the Gregoretti ship, League party leader Matteo Salvini quoted Italian humorist Giovannino Guareschi.

Some 150 neighbourhoods ‘held’ by Islamists says French classified report

Published: January 20, 2020, 6:20 am

ParisAccording to a document classified as a defense secret, some 150 neighbourhoods in France have fallen into the hands of Islamists.

Belgium: Former ISIS recruiter attending school with youngsters

Published: January 20, 2020, 6:01 am

GrimbergenThe jihadist was released after five years in prison for having radicalized and pushed several young people to join the Islamic State in Syria. Jean-Louis Denis has begun his training in Dutch at a school in Belgium. Parents of the children there have expressed their shock.

New grooming gang abuse scandal hits UK

Published: January 20, 2020, 5:17 am

ManchesterAnother child abuse scandal has shaken Britain in the wake of Rotherham, Rochdale and Telford.

‘Feminized’ signs installed at Geneva’s pedestrian crossings

Published: January 19, 2020, 8:08 am

GenevaOn the 500 panels announcing the pedestrian crossings, all represented by a male silhouette, half will give way to panels representing women and lesbian couples.