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'No More Blank Checks' for Bush

June 30, 2006 // 24 heures - Switzerland - French

GUANTANAMO: American Supreme Court verdict - The president went beyond his executive powers by instituting special tribunals. Does the war against terrorism justify anything? Even the horrors and the torture? After the shock of September 11, 2001, the people of the United States followed their president as though they [Read more]

The Guantanamo Machine Gets Jammed

June 19, 2006 // 24Heures - Switzerland - French

A prisoner found dead in his cell. A nightmare for any warden. Among all of the means of escape, suicide is a challenge to any prison system, and Guantanamo is no exception to this traditional scenario. The most high-tech prison camp in the world has failed its mission. Under the watchful gaze of hundreds of cameras, [Read more]

The Guantanamo Machine Gets Jammed

June 18, 2006 // 24heures - Switzerland - French

A prisoner found dead in his cell. A nightmare for any warden. Among all of the means of escape, suicide is a challenge to any prison system, and Guantanamo is no exception to this traditional scenario. The most high-tech prison camp in the world has failed in its mission. Under the watchful gaze of hundreds of [Read more]

'The Guantanamo Machine Gets Jammed'

June 12, 2006 // 24 Heures - Switzerland - French

A prisoner found dead in his cell. A nightmare for any warden. Among all of the means of escape, suicide is a challenge to any prison system, and Guantanamo is no exception to this traditional scenario. The most high-tech prison camp in the world has failed its mission. Under the watchful gaze of hundreds of cameras, [Read more]

American Winery Inflicts Ultimate Defeat on French

June 1, 2006 // 24heures - Switzerland - French

What is left for France? Its economy is struggling, its government is being torn apart from within. What does it have left? Wine, of course! And for France, there was just one question of supremacy left to settle: is the best nectar in the world a Bordeaux, a Burgundy or a Guigal côte rôtie? This domination was [Read more]

American Winery Inflicts Ultimate Defeat on the French

June 1, 2006 // 24 heures - Switzerland - French

What is left for France? Its economy is struggling, its government is being torn apart from within. What does it have left? Wine, of course! And for France, there was just one question of supremacy left to settle: Is the best nectar in the world a Bordeaux, a Burgundy or a Guigal côte rôtie? This domination was [Read more]

American Winery Inflicts Ultimate Defeat on French

May 25, 2006 // 24 Heures - Switzerland - French

What is left for France? Its economy is struggling, its government is being torn apart from within. What does it have left? Wine, of course! And for France, there was just one question of supremacy left to settle: is the best nectar in the world a Bordeaux, a Burgundy or a Guigal côte rôtie? This domination was [Read more]

Unilateralism: a Concept That Repeatedly Fails

March 31, 2006 // 24heures - Switzerland - French

George W. Bush going to war against Saddam Hussein's Iraq; first Ariel Sharon, then Ehud Olmert deciding to pull out of Gaza (and soon, undoubtedly, a part of the West Bank as well), without bothering to negotiate with the Palestinians; French Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin imposing without any consultation the [Read more]

Unilateralism: a Concept That Repeatedly Fails

March 31, 2006 // 24 Heures - Switzerland - French

George W. Bush going to war against Saddam Hussein's Iraq; first Ariel Sharon, then Ehud Olmert deciding to pull out of Gaza (and soon, undoubtedly, a part of the West Bank as well), without bothering to negotiate with the Palestinians; French Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin imposing without any consultation the [Read more]

U.S. Presides Over Explosion in Drug Trafficking In Iraq

May 22, 2005 // 24 Heures - Switzerland - French

Disguising themselves as Shiite Pilgrims, traffickers have turned Iraq into a major processing and transshipment point for illegal drugs. According to the International Narcotics Control Board based in Vienna, Iraq is becoming a major drug processing and production point. This is a major slap in the face for the [Read more]
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