Pro-Sarraj militias attack Bernard-Henry Lévy’s convoy in Tarhouna, shouting “death to the Jews”!

Pro-Sarraj militias attack Bernard-Henry Lévy’s convoy in Tarhouna, shouting “death to the Jews”!

Back in Libya, nine years after the uprising that put an end to the dictatorship of Muammar Gaddafi, Bernard-Henry Lévy (BHL) raised a lively controversy within the pro-Sarraj clan, the leader of the ill-named “Government of National Accord”, which the author of « La barbarie à visage humain » nevertheless came to support, in particular through a report on mass graves attributed to the forces of Marshal Haftar in Tarhouna, a city taken over by the pro-Sarraj forces last June.

 

Street Art vs. Coronavirus

Street Art vs. Coronavirus

Ultimate libertarian and subversive mode of artistic expression, the street art experienced a spectacular proliferation during the Covid-19 pandemic. At a time when museums, theatres, concert halls and cinemas were forced to close, and when the world of art and culture was suffering the full force of the horrors of confinement, street art managed to sneak out, literally and figuratively!

 

Switzerland will punish before the crime is committed

Switzerland will punish before the crime is committed

Preparing a trip to Syria or Somalia can now earn you years in prison in Switzerland. Bern is developing preventive justice and wants to take on “potential terrorists”, like some sci-fi movies which say that in the future the police will not only arrest the perpetrators of a heist, but will have the right to intercept the people who brought up the idea to commit a robbery…

 

Which takers for the mosques from which Saudi Arabia seeks to separate in the West?

Which takers for the mosques from which Saudi Arabia seeks to separate in the West?

Under the leadership of the new head of the World Islamic League, Mohammed Bin Abdulkarim Al-Issa, a close to the crown prince, Mohammed Bin Salman, Saudi Arabia announced in January that it would separate from the mosques it control in the West and which have long served to spread the Wahhabi ideology. But five months later, Riyadh did not find takers. And this Saudi disengagement raises fears of a takeover of these mosques by even more radical actors. The mosques in question are coveted by some disreputable states, such as Erdogan’s Turkey, and by non-state groups, such as the Muslim Brotherhood or the Salafist movements.

 

Taiwan warned of the virus’s emergence in December, but the WHO subservient to China turned a deaf ear!

Taiwan warned of the virus’s emergence in December, but the WHO subservient to China turned a deaf ear!

While Taiwan has alerted the WHO to the emergence of the virus and the possibility of human-to-human transmission, several weeks before China, the UN specialized agency continues to boycott Taipei, at Beijing’s request.

 

USA blocks delivery of medicine to Iran!

USA blocks delivery of medicine to Iran!

While the food, pharmaceutical and medical sectors are officially escaping sanctions against Iran, USA is arranging to block deliveries of medicines to Tehran. Their weapon? Endless bank and administrative harassment…