Tuesday

25th Apr 2017

Ticker

German lawmakers want to talk to Snowden

Lawmakers in Germany on Thursday agreed to have US-whistleblower Edward Snowden testify in an inquiry on US surveillance of Chancellor Angela Merkel, reports Reuters. The committee leading the inquiry is split on whether to bring Snowden to Germany or to go to Russia to speak with him there.

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.