4 of the most peculiar Holy Week traditions around the world

Encounters, breakups and even wars… Every year, the approximately 2,380 million Christians in the world observe, with more or less fervor, their Holy Week. Although many of the traditions are common, many places have their particular customssome of which literally flavor these dates. Delicacies such as Argentinian Easter cake and Easter dove -Italian Easter pigeon-, … Read more

France sells three frigates to Greece, strengthening “European strategic autonomy” | European | D.W.

The French President, Emmanuel Macron, and the Greek Prime Minister, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, signed this Tuesday (28.09.2021) a contract for the purchase by Greece of three frigates, a strengthening of the “strategic association” between the two countries of the European Union (EU) and NATO. After a meeting at the Elysée, seat of the French presidency, Mitsotakis … Read more

Genocide in Ukraine? The United States and the United Kingdom say so, France and Italy do not think so.

United States President Joe Biden (left) and President of France Emmanuel Macron in a photo from the year 2021. The United States’ first and oldest ally, France, differs on Biden’s description of the genocide of Russia’s war actions in Ukraine. EFE. The government of Ukraine accuses his partner of Russia to commit genocide against Ukrainian … Read more

Spain, France and Greece will remain on the English traffic light’s orange list

The new revision of the English traffic light is scheduled for today, Thursday. No changes are expected regarding the situation in amber for Spain and other destinations like France and Greece, although some Mediterranean destinations, like Turkeyare confident of leaving the Red List for the first time all summer. As we published in Spain’s drop … Read more

Turkey is ready to host another Ukraine-Russia high-level meeting in a week or two

Ukraine and Russia have announced that the two sides could hold another high-level meeting in a week or two, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu confirmed on Thursday (March 31st), adding that his country is keen to host the new meeting. Cavusoglu explained to the Turkish news channel A Haber that the government would like to … Read more