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Entries from February 2011

IVORY COAST: A demonstration pro-Ouattara dispersed in Abidjan

February 19th, 2011 · Comments Off

REUTERS - The Ivorian security forces fired live rounds on Saturday and used tear gas to disperse hundreds of young protesters demanding the departure of Laurent Gbagbo in the Abobo district of Abidjan, witnesses said.
They report an injured, the shooting of a soldier who opened fire in his direction.
Witnesses also […]

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LIBYA: Gaddafi's regime in the grip of an insurgency unprecedented

February 23rd, 2011 · Comments Off

AFP - The eastern Libya is no longer under government control, said Wednesday the head of Italian diplomacy, while the regime has announced a review of 300 deaths since February 15 of an insurgency unprecedented cons Muammar Gaddafi.
According to Italian Foreign Minister Franco Frattini, the Libyan province of Cyrenaica (East Coast) "is […]

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Iraq: Nouri al-Maliki gave the government 100 days to prove itself

February 27th, 2011 · Comments Off

AFP - Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, has given 100 days to Sunday his ministers to prove themselves, after angry demonstrations Friday and Saturday in the main cities of the country against the government's incompetence.
"Mr Maliki has set the government and departments with a 100-day period after which a report will be […]

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UNITED KINGDOM: Prime Minister David Cameron notes the failure of multiculturalism

February 5th, 2011 · Comments Off

British Prime Minister, David Cameron, said Saturday that multiculturalism has failed in Britain and that this failure has increased the vulnerability of young Muslims.
In a statement scheduled for Saturday at a security conference in Munich, David Cameron wants Britain and European nations "realize what is happening" in Europe and they attack the […]

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ALGERIA: "The Algerian system is condemned by history"

February 12th, 2011 · Comments Off

FRANCE 24: Under what conditions will it take place?
Said Saadi: The interior minister announced that 29 000 police would be deployed in Algiers and 5000 outside the city. Access to the capital are closed. The trains are stopped, the halls almost encircled. This is not an operation of policing, but an operation […]

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FOOTBALL: Domenech blamed the Blues strikers Knysna

February 16th, 2011 · Comments Off

AFP - "In hindsight, I see them primarily as a bunch of brats unconscious," says Raymond Domenech about players strike team of France in Knysna, in a lengthy interview to be published Wednesday in The Express, which in extracts broadcast Tuesday.
Asked about potential leaders in Knysna, the former coach of the Blues […]

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INTERNATIONAL TRADE: "The comparison with Germany is not necessarily relevant"

February 9th, 2011 · Comments Off

2010 was another bad year for the French international trade. Less than in 2008 when the trade deficit had reached 56 billion, but close. After a slight rebound in 2009, this deficit has plunged to 51.4 billion euros.
But Christophe Blot, an economist at the OFCE-Sciences Po, one must be wary of hasty […]

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HAITI: Switzerland freezes assets of former Haitian dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier

February 2nd, 2011 · Comments Off

AFP - Switzerland on Tuesday blocked the assets of former dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier follows the entry into force of a new law that would allow them to return to Haiti, announced Foreign Ministry.
"This law was accepted by Parliament at its autumn session 2010, it entered into force on 1 February 2011", says […]

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