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Entries from September 2013

INTERNET: Twitter and Facebook self-service hours in Iran

September 17th, 2013 · Comments Off

 
For about twelve hours, the Iranians have believed it. In some cities, access to Twitter and Facebook could freely Monday, September 16. The first time since the end of the green revolution that had shaken the power of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in 2009. "I do not need to go through a VPN [system to surf […]

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ENERGY: Venezuela fails giant electricity in Caracas and several regions

September 4th, 2013 · Comments Off

 
Much of Venezuela has been without electricity for several hours Tuesday, September 3, after a giant blackout that resulted in the capital, stopping metro, shops close and the formation of traffic jams.
These cuts have indeed disrupted the flow of several metro lines Caracas and caused the shutdown of several lights, generating a […]

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DIPLOMACY: Intervention in Syria: John Kerry seeking European support for Vilnius

September 7th, 2013 · Comments Off

 
In the aftermath of G20 in which the Syrian dossier broadly divided, the U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry began a whirlwind tour of Europe. Arrived Friday in Vilnius (Lithuania), John Kerry must maintain "informal" way Saturday, September 7th with 28 counterparts in the European Union.
In the plane carrying the head of American […]

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SYRIA: For HRW, the Syrian army is probably the origin of the chemical attack

September 10th, 2013 · Comments Off

 
The Syrian army is probably the origin of the chemical weapons attack August 21 near Damascus, said Tuesday, Sept. 10 Human Rights Watch. This is the first time a non-governmental organization accuses the Syrian regime. So far only Western governments, including Washington and Paris, had openly accused Damascus. The advocacy organization Human Rights said […]

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AFRICAN STRUGGLE: The "Gods sand" into the arena of the Francophone Games

September 14th, 2013 · Comments Off

 
Highly anticipated, wrestlers and African wrestlers made their opening match at the Francophone Games Thursday, September 12, at the Parc des Sports Charles Ehrmann. Spectators came in large numbers to explore this discipline, having been demonstrated at the second and fifth editions, is this time in the official program.
"This is something very […]

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KENYA: Nairobi attack: Interpol puts the "white widow" on its Red List

September 27th, 2013 · Comments Off

 
In a statement released Thursday, September 26, Interpol announced the issuance of a red notice against Samantha Lewthwaite, known as the "White Widow".
A decision following a request made by Kenya, which seeks Columbia 29 for explosives and conspiracy to commit a crime detention. These charges date back to December 2011.
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WEATHER: In Mexico, the balance of the storm rises to more than 160 dead and missing

September 21st, 2013 · Comments Off

 
Tourists will finally be able to leave the resort in southern Mexico. The highway linking Acapulco with Mexico was partially reopened to traffic Friday, September 20, which will allow 25,000 people stranded last week by Hurricane Manual return.
"The movement takes on Mexico-Acapulco highway," said the Department of Transport on his Twitter account […]

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TECHNOLOGIES: "Welcome to augmented reality", FRANCE 24 has tested the Google Glass

September 24th, 2013 · Comments Off

 
Object of fantasy since the announcement of their design, Google Glass were available Monday morning, in trial version. The first of which has benefited FRANCE 24. Because if Google developers the feature daily in the streets of New York and San Francisco for several months, Glass had forbidden to leave the U.S. territory before. […]

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