France’s unprecedented drought suggests climate change is ‘spinning out of control’

Issued on: 11/05/2022 – 17:17 As global warming accelerates, the specter of drought haunts once-green French farmlands. Even now, before the start of summer, 15 administrative departments must limit water use while farmers warn that the current situation will adversely affect crop yields. Few people in France speak of this looming catastrophe – but all … Read more

A former hostage lifts the veil on the arrest of five MSF staff members by ISIS

A former staff member of Doctors Without Borders lifted the veil on Thursday in a US court in connection with her abduction in Syria in 2014 with four of her colleagues by jihadists from the Islamic State (ISIS). Swedish Frida Seid, who spoke at the trial of one of her alleged jailers, spoke of three … Read more