At the global telecoms policeman, a struggle for influence between Russia and the United States

The International Telecommunications Union, the global telecom policeman, elects its next secretary general on Thursday. Only two candidates are in the running: an American and a Russian. Beyond this vote between two great powers at loggerheads, issues are emerging for the future of the Internet. A future on which China, in particular, is trying to … Read more

US economy ‘resilient’ to global turmoil, White House says

The president’s spokeswoman, Karine Jean-Pierre, said the United States was “in a better position than other countries”. The US executive believes that the world’s leading power “remains resilient in the face of global challenges“, said the White House on Wednesday after a meeting of several ministers and advisers around President Joe Biden. The team judged … Read more

German industries tempted by a leak in the southern United States

Published on : 09/28/2022 – 02:57 With the war in Ukraine and soaring energy prices, more and more German industrialists are planning to relocate part of their production. The United States hopes to benefit from some of these investments and is actively canvassing Germany, in search of industrialists who are disillusioned and ready to cross … Read more

Partial Student Debt Cancellation Expected to Cost $400 Billion

Published on : 09/27/2022 – 20:35 Joe Biden’s decision to cancel part of the federal student debt continues to cause turmoil. The amount of the bill for the taxpayer continues to raise questions. It will be salty anyway. With our correspondent in Washington, Guillaume Naudin Partial cancellation of student debt will cost $400 billion or … Read more

Chinese engineer sentenced in the United States for collaborating with Chinese intelligence

A Chinese man who came to the United States to study electrical engineering has been found guilty of providing information to the Chinese secret service on people of interest to potentially recruit, the United States Department of Justice announced on Tuesday (September 27th). Ji Chaoqun, 31, was convicted on Monday after a two-week trial in … Read more

Biden to urge Americans to eat better

Joe Biden wants Americans to change their eating habits and is expected to decree at a food summit on Wednesday that it’s time for the United States to end food insecurity while tackling the problem of obesity in the country. The Democratic president will speak at the conference dubbed “Hunger, nutrition and healthorganized at the … Read more

Utah, between Monument Valley and the Mormon religion

Head for the mythical west, that of westerns, and incredible parks like Bryce Canyon. With its three million inhabitants, Utah is one of the least populated regions of the country, even if Monument Valley, immortalized by The Fantastic Ride with John Wayne, and located on the border with Arizona, constitutes one of the most striking … Read more

Vladimir Putin grants Russian citizenship to Edward Snowden – Liberation

The whistleblower and former employee of the American NSA had been a refugee in Russia since 2013 after revealing the mass espionage practiced by the United States. The end of a political asylum that lasted almost ten years. President Vladimir Putin has granted Russian citizenship to whistleblower and former US NSA employee Edward Snowden, according … Read more

the partial cancellation of student debt estimated at 400 billion dollars

President Joe Biden’s decision to partially erase the colossal American student debt will cost the federal government $400 billion, the Congressional Budget Office estimated in a report published on Monday (September 26th). This new estimate, requested by elected conservatives and emanating from an official and apolitical body, should pour oil on the fire of the … Read more

Joe Biden will receive Emmanuel Macron on a state visit on December 1

The first official visit by the French president to American soil since 2018. According to a press release from the White House, published on Monday, September 26, American President Joe Biden will receive Emmanuel Macron on December 1 in his official residence. Most certainly, the war in Ukraine will be at the center of the … Read more