Friday, July 22, 2016

Death of Adama Traoré, Tapie case, Nice, Romain Bardet: the essential news of the day – Liberation

Death of Adama Traoré

The family of Adama Traoré, died during his arrest by gendarmes in the Val-d’Oise, filed a request against-autopsy, said Friday his lawyer, before the start of a white walking Beaumont-sur-Oise, at which hundreds of people participated. “This is not to contest the first autopsy, but for all we know, we stop the fantasies of both sides” , “I want the family know the truth “, the lawyer added. “Contrary to what we have heard, the cause of death is not yet determined” , said the family in a statement released at noon. “An infection was found but it does not say how and what is death our dear Adama” , she denounces.

Case Tapie

the Supreme Court upheld on Friday the dismissal in case of Christine Lagarde, the Managing Director of the International monetary Fund (IMF), to be considered in the case of arbitration Tapie for the offense of “negligence of person holding public authority “. In 2008, this arbitration, a private award, had allocated € 404 million in Bernard Tapie to end the dispute of the businessman with the former state-owned bank Credit Lyonnais, on the sale of Adidas in 1994. Christine Lagarde was the Minister of Economy. Last December, the justice has caught up, by returning to the Court of Justice of the Republic. The IMF immediately renewed its confidence in its director.

After Nice

Francois Hollande met this morning his ministers for a new restricted Security Council and defense. The judicial panel has advanced yesterday with this indictment and the provisional detention of five people who had contact with the killer before the bombing in Nice. The president assured Bernard Cazeneuve, Minister of the Interior, “all [his] confidence” after revelations of Libération on the Nice to security vulnerabilities 14 July while promising that “the whole truth will be shed on the circumstances and causes of this terrible tragedy,” .

United States

the Republican Donald Trump announced yesterday that he accepted “with humility and gratitude” the official party’s nomination for the November presidential election. He held a high-security discourse and filled with approximations.


A camp of over a thousand migrants which was recently restored in northern Paris was evacuated this morning. This is the 26th such operation in a year. Between 1200 and 1400 people, mostly men, from Eritrea, Somalia and Afghanistan, had been identified in recent days in this camp situated between Jaurès metro and Colonel Fabien, straddling the tenth and nineteenth districts.

Tour de France

little party before the final ascent to Le Bettex, Romain Bardet (AG2R La Mondiale) won the 19th stage of the Tour, signing the first french success in this edition 2016. this solo victory allows Bardet make a great recovery in the overall standings by hooking the second. Fell in a descent, Chris Froome (Sky) managed the final and consolidated rise without shaking his yellow jersey.



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