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France says it will prove Syria's Assad used chemical weapons

The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons ( OPCW ) has said "incontrovertible" test results by its team of experts already probing the incident had shown sarin gas or a similar substance was used. Israeli intelligence also believes Syrian military commanders ordered the chemical attack on Khan Sheikhoun with Assad's knowledge, three senior defense officials, speaking on condition ... Continua a leggere...

L'abruzzese Nicola Marini eletto presidente dell'Ordine Nazionale dei Giornalisti

L'abruzzese Nicola Marini eletto presidente dell'Ordine Nazionale dei Giornalisti Laureato in Scienze Politiche alla Sapienza di Roma, ha iniziato la professione a Roma nella redazione centrale de " Il Tempo " per poi trasferirsi, nel 1979, in quella di Pescara. Con la riforma del Consiglio nazionale dell'Ordine dei giornalisti l'attuale numero di consiglieri nazionali (156) si ridurrĂ  ad un massimo di 60. Continua a leggere...

North Korea says 'don't mess with us' as US plans next move

According to Patrick Cronin, senior director of the Asia-Pacific Security Programme at the Centre for a New American Security, the failure to bring down a missile would give North Korea a "psychological advantage". "They haven't successfully tested any sort of missile that can reach us". After visiting South Korea, Pence moved on to Japan, where he visited a US naval base and met with Prime Mini... Continua a leggere...

Trump blasts Tax Day protests, says 'election is over!'

In Berkeley, Calif., police arrested at least 20 people at unrelated gatherings of about 200 pro- and anti-Trump people in a park after fist fighting erupted. On Saturday morning, chickens could be spotted on the steps of the Capitol building and outside the Trump Hotel. "We're here to say we care", said Singh. Continua a leggere...

Pence tells Japan: 'We are with you 100 percent'

Pence tells Japan: 'We are with you 100 percent' Donald Trump has warned North Korea it has "gotta behave" as the USA agreed to the early deployment of a missile defence system in the region. Burns reported from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and AP reporter Jonathan Lemire reported from NY. "I truly don't believe North Korea is really prepared to engage in a proper war with the United States, as much as they might posture and claim that they can", he... Continua a leggere...

Trump says Paris attack will help Le Pen in election

Le Pen's opponents say the jihadists want her to win, charging that the hardline anti-immigrant policies she wants to introduce would help militant groups like Islamic State to recruit. Business and think tank leaders told EURACTIV.com why they support the up-start pro-EU politician. "As long as he makes it, some of these other very negative scenarios go away". Continua a leggere...

Venezuela's opposition seeks to keep pressure on Maduro

Massive anti-government protests in Venezuela have turned deadly, with three deaths being reported after Wednesday's "mother of all protests". Supporters of President Maduro have also been protesting. The opposition charges that this is because the ruling Socialist Party would be likely to fare poorly in such a vote. "We are saddened by the deaths of a man and a woman and concerned at the repo...