Thursday, December 9

Martinique: at the Lézarde bridge, the police facing the dams

"Tonight, it's the Lézarde bridge": like every evening for a week, the gendarmes sent as reinforcements to Martinique, intervened Tuesday evening on one of the many dams blocking the island. Earlier, during a press conference, the Minister of Overseas Affairs, Sébastien Lecornu, who came to meet with the unions and elected officials, had warned: "freedom of movement is a major issue", "a plan for liberation axes will decline in the next few hours and days. " Three hours later, a squadron of gendarmerie headed towards the Lézarde bridge in Lamentin, a few kilometers east of Fort-de-France, which had been occupied since the same morning. The district being in police zone, a commissioner is embarked in the squadron. The occupants of the dam, "know that we are coming. We have two solutions, ...

United States. Alec Baldwin’s fatal shot on the set of “Rust”: the gunsmith neglected to check the gun

The young woman who was responsible for the guns on the set of the western where Alec Baldwin accidentally killed a filmmaker in late October told investigators she was negligent in checking the actor's operated revolver just before the drama .Hannah Gutierrez-Reed, gunsmith of the film "Rust", was questioned by the police officers who seek in particular to determine how a live ammunition could have been introduced on the set of the western on a low budget, resulting in the death of the director of photography , Halyna Hutchins. The latter was fatally injured when Alec Baldwin activated a revolver, which had been presented to him as harmless, while he was working on a scene."Not really much checked"According to a document released Tuesday by the Sheriff's Department in Santa Fe, New Me...

More than 7 million viewers in front of Zemmour on TF1

Journalist Gilles Bouleau (l) and presidential candidate Eric Zemmour on the TF1 JT set, November 30, 2021 in Boulogne-Billancourt, near Paris Thomas COEX The TF1 interview with presidential candidate Eric Zemmour was followed Tuesday evening by 7.2 million viewers and thus captured 30.9% of audience share, the private channel announced on Wednesday. The 8 p.m. news from TF1, presented by journalist Gilles Bouleau, was watched by 6.5 million viewers on Tuesday evening, accumulating 27.9% of audience share. The peak of spectators was recorded during the interview with far-right polemicist Eric Zemmour, who had formalized his presidential candidacy a few hours earlier in a video posted on YouTube, which has accumulated more than 2 million views. For ten minutes, the former columnist of CNew...

PHOTO OF THE DAY – Faxinfo

The chef and godfather of the 1time Festival edition of the Gastronomy of Saint-Martin, Jimmy Bibrac visiting the restaurant "Orange Fever" at Orient Bay with members of the jury and organization This PHOTO OF THE DAY article first appeared on Faxinfo. Reference-www.faxinfo.fr

“I would just like a bone”: the ordeal of Mexicans in search of the 94,000 missing

"I just want a bone." Desperate, a mother begs a soldier to give her a chance to find the remains of her son, one of the 94,000 missing who haunt Mexico. The mother-courage, who lost track of her child a year ago, is negotiating with the security forces access to a former cornfield in the state of Tamaulipas (north-west), where a half- ton of human remains have been found since 2017."Answer me! Do you have no children?"insists the woman in her fifties in the face of soldiers who turn a deaf ear. "I just want a bone from my son to rest next to my husband."This dialogue of the deaf broke out a few kilometers from the state capital, Matamoros. On the border with Texas, the area is hit by the violence of drug traffickers, in this case the Gulf Cartel. The Dungeon is considered a "camp d'e...

Society. IVG: understand everything with the double conscience clause

The National Assembly on Tuesday approved the extension of the legal deadline for performing a voluntary termination of pregnancy to 14 weeks of pregnancy instead of 12 as part of a bill "aimed at strengthening the right to abortion". MEPs, on the other hand, refused to remove the conscience clause allowing doctors to refuse to perform an abortion. It was, however, one of the flagship provisions of the text.How does this conscience clause work? And why is it strongly criticized by defenders of the right to abortion? We will explain everything to you.What is the conscience clause?According to the Public Health Code, any doctor or midwife has a conscience clause authorizing them to refuse to provide care to a patient because of their personal or ethical convictions. However, this pro...

Cyprus divided, a gateway to the European Union for migrants

Mohammed, a 20-year-old Syrian who left Turkey on an inflatable boat in the middle of the night, arrived in October on the northern coast of the divided island of Cyprus, less than 100 km from the Turkish shore. "There were women and children" on board, says Mohammed, who prefers to use a pseudonym so as not to endanger his relatives who remained in Idleb in Syria. After arriving in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC, self-proclaimed and recognized only by Ankara), he crossed the buffer zone between the two parts of the island monitored by UN patrols, to cross into the Republic of Cyprus , internationally recognized and member of the European Union, where he applied for asylum. "It is not easy to leave your country, but the situation in Syria is pushing you to leave," he said. ...

Blockages – Looting: The Prefect, Serge Gouteyron and the President of the COM, Daniel Gibbs “condemn with the greatest firmness the atrocities committed in the last twenty-four hours on the territory” – Faxinfo

Barricades, fires, thefts, acts of vandalism, mortar fire at the gendarmes, intimidation of motorists ... Saint-Martin, the destination that makes people dream so much and that we nickname the "Friendly Island" has been the scene of particularly violent perpetrators yesterday. Particularly in Nettlé Bay and Marigot where several traders have been the target of a handful of individuals with unacceptable behavior. As a reminder, it's almost the beginning of the high tourist season. In terms of communication to promote the destination, can do better ! The reactions of the authorities: • The Prefect, Serge Gouteyron: “While the Saint-Martinois aspire to a normal life and social peace, some individuals try in a very localized way, to sow disorder without other demands than those of the law...

15 steps to save money at the end of the year

Consumer economist Cecilie Tvetenstrand in Storebrand gives you her best savings tips and tells you about simple steps that give you tax deductions and tax-free money in the account.Cecilie Tvetenstrand in Storebrand states 15 steps you can take in December to save money before the turn of the year.view more Lise Eide Risanger / StorebrandAlready a subscriber to Aftenposten? Check if you have access to everything from E24Already a subscriber?sign in Reference-www.aftenposten.no

Money. Bonuses, aids and help: in December, you can receive more than 450 euros

Christmas bonus, inflation compensation, energy check ... Several exceptional or annual aid should relieve the wallet of the French in December. What amount? Who is the beneficiary and especially when will they be paid? We take stock.The exceptional energy checkTo cope with the surge in energy prices, the government announced in September an exceptional expansion of the energy check.Who is concerned ?This additional aid will only benefit the 5.8 million households who have already been entitled to the energy voucher in 2021, sent this year in April according to the dispatch schedule by department.Only households with a reference tax income per consumption unit (CU) of less than 10,800 euros benefit from the energy check. This eligibility threshold has been revised upwards in 2021. T...