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"Io, guardato come un negro". E la Francia si scopre razzista

La denuncia di Harry Roselmack, unico giornalista di colore a condurre il tiggì della sera. Il ministro Taubira paragonata a una scimmia: "Perdiamo …

Se anche il carcere divide i ricchi dai poveri - micromega-online - micromega

Sul caso Ligresti la Cancellieri ha tentato di scagionarsi dicendo di essere intervenuta anche in favore di molti "sconosciuti". Ma proprio questo è …

Perché la precarietà accentua la crisi - micromega-online - micromega

<i>di Guglielmo Forges Davanzati</i><br>Su fonte CGIL, si stima che i lavoratori occupati con contratto a tempo determinato, in Italia, percepiscono un salario …

Forze armate, Napolitano: non toccate i soldi per i militari, sprechi inclusi

<b>Dopodomani</b> 6 novembre Giorgio Napolitano ha convocato al Quirinale il Consiglio supremo di Difesa. Organo previsto dalla Costituzione, poco usato dai …

L'OMS denuncia gli effetti della crisi sulla salute in Europa

La crisi finanziaria sta portando la salute pubblica in uno stato di emergenza che richiede interventi rapidi e concreti se non si vuole arrivare a …

Abkhazia e Ossetia del Sud: piccoli popoli che dovremmo difendere

<b>Abkhazia</b> e <b>Ossetia del Sud</b> parlano due lingue antichissime che non hanno nulla a che vedere con quella georgiana. Che ha un bell’alfabeto suo proprio, …

U.N. Experts In Syria Start Destroying Chemical Weapons

BEIRUT, Oct 6 (Reuters) - A team of international experts began the process of destroying Syria's chemical gas arsenal on Sunday, an official on the mission said.<p>The official declined to give more details. Witnesses said the experts left their Damascus hotel in the early hours on Sunday for an …

Syria conflict: Assad hints at Germany mediation role

<b>Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has raised the possibility of Germany acting as a mediator to try to end his country's 30-month-long civil war.</b><p>Speaking to Germany's Der Spiegel magazine, Mr Assad said he "would be delighted if envoys came from Germany".<p>But he stressed that Damascus would not …

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Domesticity amid war: Children continue with chores as bullets fly overhead in Syrian ghost town

Grubby-faced children huddle around a small swing that was brought indoors so they could play — at least a tiny bit sheltered by the walls of their home from the relentless bombardment in the northern Syrian town of Kfar Lata.<p>Their fathers leave the house each day, weapons dangling at their sides, …

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Syria's chemical weapons destruction on track, US and Russia agree

John Kerry reports pleasing progress so far, but Sergei Lavrov warns Syrian opposition must also co-operate<p>The United States and Russia are "very pleased" with progress in destroying Syria's chemical weapons stocks, US secretary of state John Kerry said on Monday. He offered some rare, if …

Syria begins destroying chemical weapons arsenal

Kerry says he's 'very pleased' with early progress as UN inspectors race against the clock<p>Syrian forces began destroying President Bashar al-Assad's chemical weapon delivery systems Sunday, according to a member of an international team overseeing the process. Speaking to Reuters, the official said …

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What's driving the ad world’s global mega-merger: finance and ego

The planned mega-merger between Omnicom Group Inc. and Publicis Groupe SA would reshape the industry landscape to create the world's biggest advertising agency holding company.<p>When the deal was announced on the weekend, it was pitched as a way for the combined company to better compete in an age …

Syrian National Council rejects Geneva peace talks

<b>The largest group in Syria's opposition coalition says it will not take part in proposed peace negotiations in Geneva.</b><p>Syrian National Council leader George Sabra said the group would pull out of the umbrella coalition if it took part in the talks.<p>He said his faction would not negotiate with the …

Middle East

Syrian Chemical Weapons Site Near Rebel-Held Targets Bombed By Air Force

By Dominic Evans<p>BEIRUT, Oct 11 (Reuters) - Syrian air force warplanes bombarded rebel-held targets close to a major chemical weapons facility on Friday in fighting that highlights the perils facing an international mission to eliminate President Bashar al-Assad's chemical arsenal.<p>The Organisation …

Three Red Cross workers still held in Syria

Officials have said a Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteer and three of six Red Cross staffers taken hostage in Syria are free and safe.<p>Robert Mardini, the International Committee of the Red Cross' head of operations for the Middle East, said on Twitter that the four were released "safe and …