sábado, 4 de julho de 2015

Tunisia pays tribute to victims of terrorism, United Kingdom observes minute of silence

The Tunisia organized a repast in Ecumenical tribute to 38 victims of the bombing on the beach in Sousse, on Friday, and at 22 the attack on Bardo Museum in March. The meal Thursday joined Muslims, Jews and Christians, and was served at sunset, as the tradition during the month of Ramadan. A thousand people participated in the event.

For the most important cleric of Tunisia the repast "symbolizes the victory of the country about terrorism". For the mufti Hamda Said, "this is a Union of efforts to save the Tunisia and an effort to unite the religions and save the world."

The Christian and Jewish communities in the country do not feel threatened. The terrorists aimed at tourism, the country's economic lung.

Among those present were several relatives of the victims of the attacks.

"I feel a great sadness and resignation and appreciate the demonstrations of affection we received here in Tunes in tribute to my parents and the other murder victims that day," said the son of two victims of the attack on the Bardo Museum.

In last week's bombing, in addition to the victim, were killed one Russian, one Belgian, two Germans, three Irish and British 30. This Friday the flags are at half-mast in the United Kingdom and the country observed a minute of silence in memory of the victims.

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sexta-feira, 3 de julho de 2015

Saudi Prince promises to donate fortune to 29 billion

The Saudi Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal, the richest man in the country and the 34th richest in the world in the list of Forbes magazine, announced that he will donate all of his wealth to charity.

The date and recipients of about 29 billion euro is not yet known, but the nephew of Saudi monarch also claims that will be invested in projects to promote cultural dialogue, eradication of diseases, construction of schools and orphanages and women's rights.

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Tunisia: suspects in wave of attacks would have been trained in Libya

At least 8 people with direct links to the attack ", according to the Government, are currently detained. The suspects, who were not publicly identified, were allegedly trained in a jihadist camp in neighbouring Libya, as the author of the attack of 23 years.

The Minister for civil society issues, Kamel Jendoubi, said, "the security forces were able to identify and neutralize a network that was behind this operation."

Tunisian investigators, the suspects belong to the same network responsible for the earlier attempt on the Bardo Museum in the Tunisian capital. An action also claimed by the Islamic State.

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United States German ministries and GOVERNING spied

According to new documents published by the German newspaper Suddeutsche Zeitung, the American Agency, NSA, not only spied on the phone of Angela Merkel as the various German ministries.

Been bugged since the nineties, in particular, the ministries of economy, finance and Agriculture.

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Iran nuclear: an obstacle course

The purpose of the trip to Yukiya Amano is to approach the still difficult technical issues to overcome, such as the possible military dimension of Iran's nuclear program.

The heads of the American and Iranian diplomacy, the two main protagonists of this dossier, said yesterday that there is progress but there are still many issues to overcome.

The negotiators in Vienna have set a deadline of July 7 to reach an agreement.

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quinta-feira, 2 de julho de 2015

Greece: Europe awaits outcome of referendum

"There will be no negotiations in the next few days. It is at the level of the Eurogroup or between the Greek authorities and institutions. Let's wait for the outcome of the referendum on Sunday, "said Jeroen Dijsselbloem.

French President Francois Hollande says that it is the duty of the other eurozone countries and Greece, keeping the country on the single currency and that it is not time of intransigence, but of dialogue.

"It is our duty to make Greece remains in the Euro zone, because as a European I don't want the break-up of the Eurozone," said Hollande.

Merkel reiterated that negotiations can only be resumed after the referendum. Matteo Renzi declared himself confident of an agreement, but insisted that Athens must admit needs reform.

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“Quo vadis” Europa?

Years of forced austerity and little effective provoked the indignation of the people, particularly in southern Europe.

The victory of Syriza Alexis Tsipras,, in Greece, was the first red card to a ruling class asleep, unable to respond to the concerns of the people and which sank the countries in debt, with the support of the financial world now wants his money back.

Of empty coffers, Greece has not paid, within the time limit, near 1600 million euros to the IMF. The consequences are not yet known and there's not even a consensus on whether this is a case of non-compliance:

"I'm just stating the facts: the (rescue) program expires tonight and Greece, according to the information I have, will go into failure," said on Tuesday (June 30), the President of the Eurogroup, Jeroen Dijsselbloem.

"This puts them in late payments to the IMF, not necessarily in breach, but overdue. Put them in the company of countries like Zimbabwe, "I meant the same day a market analyst.

The real situation in which Greece can only be known through the IMF terminology used in your reaction. The organization also does not escape unscathed and will see your image, credibility and authority be affected.

But Greece has more loans to pay, in particular the ECB and Monetary Union, which had difficulty to open the champagne when it was released, now in "uncharted waters", in the words of the President of the European Central Bank, Mario Draghi.

15 years after the euro have begun to circulate, the machines were empty in Greece and the future is unknown complicated to solve: no mechanism provides for the output of the euro and nobody sees a way out of Greece in the European Union.

The Greeks have no intention of jumping ship of 28 and if someone trying to force the consequences are unpredictable.

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