Brétigny accident (Poudou99, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons)

Brétigny accident (Poudou99, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons)

Brétigny : an unpredictable but probable accident

On April 25, the trial of the “Brétigny disaster” will begin. The SNCF, SNCF Réseau and an SNCF executive will appear before the Evry-Courcouronnes criminal court (Essonne) for involuntary manslaughter and involuntary injury. The State, which bears a crushing responsibility in this accident, does not seem to be among the accused.

Marina Ovsyannilova holds up an anti-war sign on Russian television on March 14, 2022 (Twitter capture)

Marina Ovsyannilova holds up an anti-war sign on Russian television on March 14, 2022 (Twitter capture)

France offers political asylum to some, not to others…

Emmanuel Macron wants to offer France’s protection to Marina Ovsyannilova who presented an anti-war sign on Russian television. But still not to Julian Assange, under threat of extradition to the United States.

Olivier Dubois french journalist hostage (DR)

Olivier Dubois french journalist hostage (DR)

For the freedom of Olivier Dubois the French hostage in the world since April 8, 2021

A few months before the French and Malian presidential elections, the family and friends of Olivier Dubois, a French journalist who has been held hostage in Mali since 8/04/21, are calling for a citizen’s mobilization to urge the heads of state of these two nations to make Olivier the priority of these two states and obtain his release.