War in Ukraine, presidential 2022, Champions League… Every day, find all the news through the work of photojournalists who travel the world. Thanks to the press agencies, always on the front line to cover major events, and to the journalists of the editorial staff of 20 minutes, from Lille to Marseille, via Bordeaux and Strasbourg, here is another look, in pictures, at the news of the last 24 hours.
Implementation : Olivier JUSZCZAK
The first big election night, broadcast on Monday on TF1, which hosted 8 of the 12 presidential candidates, was watched on average by 4.2 million viewers, according to figures from Médiamétrie published on Tuesday. This special program entitled “La France face à la guerre”, presented by Anne-Claire Coudray and Gilles Bouleau from 8:20 p.m. until 11:15 p.m., recorded an audience share of 19.9% for all categories of viewers combined.
Monday evening, the JT of Pervi Kanal, the first Russian channel, was interrupted by a producer of the channel who chanted “No to war! »
Russian strikes are increasing in kyiv, the capital, which is living “a dangerous and difficult moment”, declared the mayor of the city, Vitali Klitschko, by decreeing a curfew from Tuesday 8:00 p.m. to Thursday 07:00 a.m. Two people died after a 15-storey building was hit in a western district of the capital, Svyatoshin.
Some 30 million Chinese confined: faced with its worst epidemic resurgence since the first wave of 2020, China is increasing quarantines without managing to eradicate the Omicron strain. China on Tuesday reported 5,280 cases of Covid-19 in the past 24 hours, more than double the previous day. This is one of the highest daily tolls since February 2020 and the quarantine of Wuhan (center), the city where the coronavirus was first detected.
Thanks to his double against Mallorca on Monday evening in La Liga, Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema has become the top French scorer in history (clubs and selection combined) with 413 goals, two more than the previous record holder, Thierry Henry .
Gaël Monfils, with nerve and panache, offered himself a stunning success at the expense of world No.1 Daniil Medvedev, who will no longer be next Monday, to advance to the round of 16 of the Indian Masters 1000 Wells.
« About 1,300 » Ukrainian soldiers have been killed since the start of the Russian invasion on February 24, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said on Saturday. Ukraine claims that the Russian army has lost “about 12,000 men”. Moscow announced on March 2 its one and only toll (498 soldiers killed). The Pentagon provided an estimate of 2,000 to 4,000 Russian deaths in 14 days.
Tens of thousands of people, according to the organizers, demonstrated on Saturday across France, one month before the first round of the presidential election, so that the climate emergency, which is largely absent from the campaign, is better taken into account by the contenders. at the Elysee.
Jane Campion’s dark western « The Power of the Dog » maintained its favorite status by winning best film and best director at the Bafta, the British film awards, on Sunday, marked this year by messages of support for the Ukrainians.
Some three million people have fled Ukraine since the start of the Russian invasion launched on February 24, according to a count released Tuesday by the International Organization for Migration (IOM). Half are children with or without a parent.
Bronca in Paris: after its European disillusionment, PSG beat Bordeaux (3-0) on Sunday, without avoiding the whistles aimed at Lionel Messi and Neymar. Winner in Brest (4-1), Marseille passes second in front of Nice, its next opponent in Ligue 1, and Rennes, unleashed in Lyon (4-2).
The Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing, whose closing ceremony took place on Sunday, were watched by nearly 17 million viewers, announced France Télévisions, official broadcaster on Monday.
The XV of France, victorious over Wales 13-9 in Cardiff on Friday evening during the 4th day, is only 80 minutes away from the Grand Slam in the six-nation tournament, after which it has been chasing since 2010.