Western United States faces ‘mega-drought’

Published on : 06/23/2022 – 18:14 According to the latest data from the US Department of Agriculture, more than 20% of the land in the western states of the country is classified as experiencing extreme or exceptional drought. Blame it on the vagaries of the climate, but also on human activity and the overuse of … Read more

Biden wants to suspend gas taxes to fight inflation

Published on : 06/23/2022 – 04:59 Inflation in the United States is now the major economic and political fact in the country, driven in particular by the price of gasoline. President Joe Biden is calling for a summer fuel tax break. With our correspondent in Washington, Guillaume Naudin A measure supposed to last 90 days. … Read more

a police chief suspended, a month after the killing in the school of Uvalde

Published on : 06/23/2022 – 03:32 Pete Arredondo, the police officer in charge of operations during the deadly shooting at the school in Uvalde, Texas, on May 24, was suspended as of Wednesday. The response of the police, who had taken more than an hour to intervene and kill the shooter, is highly criticized. The … Read more

a police chief suspended, a month after the killing in the school of Uvalde

Published on : 06/23/2022 – 03:32 Pete Arredondo, the police officer in charge of operations during the deadly shooting at the school in Uvalde, Texas, on May 24, was suspended as of Wednesday. The response of the police, who had taken more than an hour to intervene and kill the shooter, is highly criticized. The … Read more

Abortion in the United States: Georgia suspended from the decision of the Supreme Court

Published on : 06/22/2022 – 18:11 The decision could fall tomorrow, Thursday June 23, 2022, or by the end of the month at the latest: the cancellation by the Supreme Court of the country of the federal judgment which guarantees women the right to abortion since 1973. But about twenty conservative states have already planned … Read more

Headline: US reaffirms ‘full support’ for Lithuania in face of Russian threats

Published on : 06/22/2022 – 14:57 ” The United States stands firmly with Lithuania, its NATO partner ยป, title the washington post. Washington, which yesterday recalled its “ unfailing attachment ” in article 5 of NATO which provides “ that an attack on an allied country is an attack on all “. Very clear warning … Read more

the long work of resilience of Afghan refugees living in the United States

Published on : 06/20/2022 – 22:27 Fleeing their country of origin to escape conflict or persecution: this is the lot of thousands of refugees on the planet. On the occasion of World Refugee Day, France 24 met one of them in Washington, to better understand this painful situation. A report by Mathieu Mabin. Leaving Afghanistan, … Read more

the long work of resilience of Afghan refugees living in the United States

Published on : 06/20/2022 – 22:27 Fleeing their country of origin to escape conflict or persecution: this is the lot of thousands of refugees on the planet. On the occasion of World Refugee Day, France 24 met one of them in Washington, to better understand this painful situation. A report by Mathieu Mabin. Leaving Afghanistan, … Read more

John Eastman, the lawyer who made Donald Trump dream of coups

Published on : 06/20/2022 – 18:18 The hearings of the American commission of inquiry into the assault on the Capitol, which resumes on Tuesday June 21, have revealed the central role played by lawyer John Eastman in Donald Trump’s efforts to challenge the results of the November 2020 presidential election. He was the revelation of … Read more