Tuesday

25th Apr 2017

Ticker

Ukraine refuses to privatise gas pipes

The Ukrainian parliament on Thursday voted against plans by the government to privatise the national gas transportation system in line with requirements following Ukraine’s free trade agreement with the EU, reports ITAR-TASS. The plan was to split the ownership into two public joint stock companies.

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.