Tuesday

25th Apr 2017

Ticker

US pledges support for Ukrainian opposition

US secretary of state John Kerry in Munich on Saturday pledged support for the Ukrainian opposition despite Russian complaints on Western interference. "The United States and the EU stand with the people of Ukraine in that fight," he said, referring to a struggle against Ukraine's corrupt elite and Russian coercion.

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.