Book Tells How U.S. Military Leaders Prepared to Stop Trump’s Possible Coup – 07/15/2021 – World

The US senior military has devised different strategies to deal with a possible Donald Trump coup adventure after losing last year’s presidential election. The report is part of the book “I Alone Can Fix It”, excerpts from which were obtained by the American channel CNN. The book, produced by Carol Leonnig and Philip Rucker, Pulitzer … Read more

European Court rules companies can ban employees from wearing headscarves – 07/15/2021 – World

Private companies in the European Union (EU) that prohibit employees from covering their heads with a headscarf while working will not disrespect religious freedom, as long as they do so in order to maintain a policy of neutrality. The decision, on an issue that has permeated the European public debate for years, was taken this … Read more

In a South African favela, a group of ‘vigilantes’ take action against looters, receive police support – 07/15/2021 – World

Last Tuesday evening (13), around fifty people walked towards a small shopping center in the slum of Atteridgeville, South Africa, with the firm intention of promoting another booty in the wave of violence that has hit the country since the arrest of former President Jacob Zuma. The gang was stopped by a group of security … Read more

Wave of violence in South Africa loses strength, but death toll rises to 117 – 07/15/2021 – World

Although episodes of violence in South Africa seem to be on the decline, the toll on Thursday (15), the seventh day of tensions in the main cities of the country, is 117 dead, 2,203 arrested and more than 10,000 soldiers in the streets, including reservists. called to help restore order. The conflict scenario still persists … Read more

The European plan to fight against pollution extends from car manufacturers to airlines; see effects – 07/15/2021 – Market

Cars equipped with internal combustion engines will disappear from European concessions in 2035. Steel and cement manufacturers will have to pay for the carbon dioxide emissions generated by their facilities. Freighters may not be allowed to dock at ports such as Hamburg, Germany, or Rotterdam, the Netherlands, unless they are running on cleaner fuels. Commercial … Read more

The revolt in South Africa is the portrait of an exhausted continent – 07/15/2021 – World

No other African country has been as affected by the pandemic as South Africa. The continent’s financial and industrial center, Gauteng – the province where Pretoria, the capital, and Johannesburg, the main city – concentrated the largest number of cases in the three waves that devastated the continent. With 14,000 of the 64,000 deaths in … Read more

Haitian Prime Minister suspected of ordering President’s death, Colombian press reports – 07/15/2021 – World

Haiti’s interim prime minister, Claude Joseph, has been investigated as a suspect for killing President Jovenel Moïse in order to seize power, Colombian press reports say. Joseph has effectively taken command of the land since Moses’ death at dawn on the 7th. The investigation was revealed on Wednesday (14) by the news channel Caracol, in … Read more