Tuesday

25th Apr 2017

Ticker

Senior Golden Dawn members detained

Two high-ranking lawmakers from the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party in Greece were taken into custody on Saturday, reports Kathimerini. Yorgos Germenis and Panagiotis Iliopoulos are charged with belonging to a criminal organisation and for having helped orchestrate the killing of an anti-racism rapper in 2013. Both men deny the charges.

France still anxious over possibility of Le Pen win

Despite opinion polls that place centrist Macron well ahead of the far-right leader Le Pen in the 7 May presidential run-off, doubts are emerging about his capacity to unite the French people around his candidacy.

Russia suspected of Macron hack

Likely Russian spies tried to steal email passwords from Macron's people the same way they hacked US elections, new study says.

Investigation

Le Pen-Poutine: des liens qui remontent à loin

La leader du Front National a rencontré le président russe trois fois, et non pas une comme elle l'affirme. Mais l'argent que son parti a obtenu, et sous quelles conditions, restent un mystère.