In Denmark, the former immigration minister risks exclusion from Parliament

Inger Stojberg, in January 2016, in Brussels. FRANCOIS LENOIR / REUTERS Already sentenced to two months in prison for having taken an illegal decision, the former Danish immigration minister Inger Stojberg faces, Tuesday, December 21, a very likely exclusion from Parliament. At the end of a rare trial before a special court responsible for judging … Read more

Culture, social life: facing Omicron, Denmark decides on new restrictions before the end of the year holidays

Danish Health Minister Magnus Heunicke, Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen and Director of the National Health Council Soren Brostrom hold joint press conference on the situation of the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic in the office by the Prime Minister in Copenhagen on December 17, 2021. OLAFUR STEINAR GESTSSON / AFP The press conference, organized Friday, December … Read more

In Denmark, company condemned for selling kerosene used by Russian army in Syria

Members of the Syrian Civil Defense, known as the “white helmets”, search for casualties after a building was destroyed by a bombardment in Aleppo in October 2016. KARAM AL-MASRI / AFP In Denmark, a fuel trading company and its chief executive officer (CEO) were convicted on Tuesday December 14 for delivering large quantities of kerosene … Read more

Omicron variant: back to telecommuting in UK, school closures and reduced nightlife in Denmark

New turn of the screw in Europe in the face of the progression of the pandemic and the arrival of the new variant, Omicron. The United Kingdom announced the return to telework on Monday, Denmark the closure of schools, the restriction of nightlife and the generalization of telework. The pandemic has killed at least 5.26 … Read more

Covid-19: Slovakia announces restrictions for unvaccinated, United States advises against travel to Germany and Denmark

The Covid-19 pandemic has killed more than 5,100,000 people worldwide since the end of 2019, according to a report established by Agence France-Presse (AFP) from official sources, Monday, November 22. The United States is the most bereaved (771,013 dead), ahead of Brazil (612,587), India (465,662), Mexico (292,372) and Russia (264,095). However, the World Health Organization … Read more

In Denmark, Asmaa and her husband, yesterday Syrian refugees, now placed in a detention center

Asmaa Al-Natour and her husband Omar, on November 1, 2021, at the Sjaelsmark detention center, north of Copenhagen, where rejected asylum seekers who cannot be returned to their country are placed. They have been living there since October 26. THE WORLD The photo has been shared hundreds of times on social media. Wrapped up in … Read more