Thursday, 9 December , 2021

Congo

Ramage avant le plumage Le Sommet parisien pour le développement de...

Par Badia Benjelloun 21 mai 2021 Le parrain et ses ouailles La France devait organiser un sommet de la Françafric début juillet à Montpellier. Le ban et...

DR Congo: Quash Whistleblowers’ Death Sentences

March 9, 2021 (Kinshasa) – Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo should quash the death sentences imposed in absentia on two whistleblowers who provided...

60 years on, Patrice Lumumba’s assassination stands as a gruesome reminder...

 By Peter Bolton January 17, 2021 Exactly 60 years ago today, Congolese national liberation leader Patrice Lumumba was assassinated. Those responsible were most likely troops...

Report: Mossad Chief Campaigned Trump Admin to Ease Sanctions on Israeli...

Mossad's Yossi Cohen and Israel's former U.S. envoy Ron Dermer 'spoke with top U.S. officials over many months' on Dan Gertler's case, Bloomberg reports Mar....

In memory of Patrice Lumumba, assassinated on 17 January 1961

In memory of Patrice Lumumba, assassinated on 17 January 1961 by Eric Toussaint 17 January 2021 On 17 January 2021, we commemorate the 60th anniversary of the...

Malawi is Just the Beginning: How Israel Changed the Political Narrative...

The Palestinian cause was pivotal on the agenda of many African political parties in the 1970s and ‘80s. Over the last three decades, however,...

‘Belgium Should Apologize for Its Colonial Past,’ Kompany Says

20 June 2020 Photo: Twitter/ @astroehlein Up to 15 million people were killed by the entrepreneurial activities of King Leopold II, the "sole owner" of the "Congo Free...

Belgians want statue of genocidal King Leopold II removed

Jun 04, 2020 Inspired by global protests at the death of unarmed black American George Floyd, some 30,000 people in Belgium have signed two petitions...

World Food Programme warns: COVID-19 pandemic will cause “famines of biblical...

By Jean Shaoul 23 April 2020 The United Nations’ World Food Programme (WFP) warned Tuesday that without urgent action and funding, hundreds of millions of...

UK more nostalgic for empire than other ex-colonial powers

A YouGov poll reveals 30% of Britons believe colonies were better off as part of the British Empire By Robert Booth Social 11 Mar...