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Life On The Nile

Life On The Nile

On our Nile cruise down to Abu Simbel, we passed by these locals harvesting sugarcane. I couldn't help but think of Agatha Christie's Death on the Nile — and particularly about its 1978 movie adaptation with Peter Ustinov, a favorite of mine and of my grandson's. Thankfully, nothing dramatic happened and no Hercule Poirot had to intervene.

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NATO Tank Meeting, Greta At Davos, RIP David Crosby

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg talks with Ukrainian Defense Minister Olexiy Resnikov at the Ramstein Air Base in Germany.

Ginevra Falciani, Hugo Perrin and Anne-Sophie Goninet

👋 Daag!*

Welcome to Friday, where NATO leaders gather in Germany to speed up future military aid to Ukraine, Greta Thunberg wags her finger at Davos, and U.S. folk-rock legend David Crosby dies at 81. Meanwhile, in the wake of the arrest of Italy’s most-wanted mafia boss, Worldcrunch takes you on a tour of international villains’ secret hideouts and what was found in them.

[*Limburgish, Netherlands, Belgium and Germany]

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