21 octobre 2007

Al-Ahly against Etoile du Sahel: Ambition against revenge

On October 27th in Sousse, Tunisia, "Al-Ahly", the Egyptian football champion, will dispute the first leg of the final of the African Champions League, where he owns the last two titles. He will face the Tunisian club "Etoile du Sahel". A meeting between ambition and revenge. Both teams had already met during the 2005 final, where the Egyptians were victorious. Held in check in Tunisia, al-Ahly had swept their opponent at Cairo Stadium by a score of 3 goals to zero. This time, al-Ahly wants to win their 3rd... [Lire la suite]
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16 octobre 2007

Strike in public transportation in France : First social crisis for Sarkozy

France will face after tomorrow a major strike in the transportation field. The aim is to protest against the draft reforms proposed to pension systems in the country. This strike will represent the first serious test for the French president, Nicolas Sarkozy, five months after his election. For the first time since 1995, the eight unions of the French train lines compagny (SNCF), in addition to six unions of the Paris Metro and five unions in the energy sector, voted unanimously to observe a strike Thursday, called the "Black... [Lire la suite]
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