Tuesday

25th Apr 2017

Ticker

Migrants landing in Italy up 325 percent

More than 2,000 migrants landed on Italian shores in January, compared to just 217 in January 2013, deputy Interior Minister Filippo Bubbico said Tuesday, ANSA reported. A total of 42,925 migrants reached Italy in 2013, an increase of 325% compared to 2012. One in four (11,307) were of Syrian origin.

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.