Charity refuses to delete clip of Holocaust survivor confronting Home Secretary

A charity which supports torture victims has defied Home Office demands to delete a video of Suella Braverman being confronted by a Holocaust survivor over her language on immigration. Freedom From Torture has said the Home Secretary should be “ashamed” of her “dehumanising” rhetoric and it will not be “pressured into helping her hide it” … Read more

SEC Disclosure Considerations Arising from Recent Developments in Crypto Asset Markets

The staff of the Division of Corporation Finance at the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently provided guidance for public companies regarding disclosures pertaining to recent developments in crypto asset markets, including recent bankruptcies and financial distress among crypto asset market participants. The guidance generally states that public companies should provide investors with specific, … Read more

Morocco football fans set fires in Belgium after 2-0 loss to France in World Cup semis – South China Morning Post

Morocco football fans set fires in Belgium after a 2-0 loss to France in the World Cup semisSouth China Morning Post Belgian police arrest 100 soccer fans after Morocco defeatDW (English) 30 people attacked a French LGBTQ+ bar & set cars outside on fire after Morocco got World Cup winLGBTQ Nation Many of those arrested … Read more

It’s no great surprise that the European Parliament has a corruption problem

CNN — The European Union has spent the past few days reeling from one of the worst scandals to hit Brussels in decades. Belgian police said late last week that they had carried out raids and arrested four people in connection with an ongoing corruption probe into alleged payments and gifts from Qatar to members … Read more

EU ministers insist it’ll work despite the Kremlin’s opposition

G7, the EU and Australia implemented on December 5 a cap on Russian oil prices. Market players have doubts the measure will be effective. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images BRUSSELS — A price cap on Russian seaborne oil will work, EU ministers told CNBC, despite attempts from the Kremlin to escape sanctions and a … Read more

Brussels: Morocco’s World Cup win against Belgium triggers riots

CNN — Belgian police detained dozens of people on Sunday after Morocco’s 2-0 World Cup win over Belgium at the World Cup triggered riots in Brussels. In a statement to CNN, Brussels police said: “At around 3:22 pm, dozens of masked persons sought a confrontation with the security services, jeopardizing public safety.” According to Reuters, … Read more

Fifa World Cup: Rioters torch vehicles in Brussels after Belgium’s surprise 0-2 loss to Morocco – South China Morning Post

Fifa World Cup: Rioters torch vehicles in Brussels after Belgium’s surprise 0-2 loss to MoroccoSouth China Morning Post FIFA WC LIVE News : Dozens Detained After Belgium-Morocco World Cup Match Triggers Riots in BrusselsTIMES NOW World Cup 2022: Riots break out in Belgium after shocking loss to MoroccoYahoo Sports World Cup upset sparks violent rioting … Read more

Morocco’s 2-0 win over Belgium triggers riots in Brussels, dozen people detained | English News – WION

Morocco’s 2-0 win over Belgium triggers riots in Brussels, dozen people detained | English NewsWION Riots In Belgium LIVE | After Morocco Beat Belgium At FIFA, Massive Riots Break Out Among FansMIRROR NOW World Cup 2022: Riots break out in Belgium after shocking loss to MoroccoYahoo Sports De Bruyne the biggest culprit as ‘too old’ … Read more

Riots in Belgium, Netherlands after Morocco win at World Cup

BRUSSELS (AP) — Riots broke out in several Belgian and Dutch cities after Morocco’s 2-0 upset win over Belgium at the World Cup Sunday. Police detained about a dozen people after they deployed water cannons and fire tear gas to disperse crowds in Brussels. Dozens of rioters overturned and torched cars, set electric scooters on … Read more

Europe fails to thrash out details on gas price cap

EU energy ministers fail to agree on a cap for natural gas prices. New emergency meeting due in mid-December. Kenzo Tribouillard | Afp | Getty Images BRUSSELS — European energy ministers failed to reach a compromise over a cap on natural gas prices after “heated,” “ugly” and “tough” discussions. The 27 EU leaders agreed in … Read more