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Brazilian football legend Ronaldinho has grabbed the spotlight in Tunisia, since he arrived on a visit that seems to promote Tunisian tourism, but it still raises a lot of controversy about the extent to which the authorities have succeeded in investing in reviving the tourism sector, which has suffered a noticeable stagnation in the past two years.

Ronaldinho, one of the best Brazilian footballers in history, arrived in Tunisia on Friday for a 3-day visit, at the invitation of his friend, Tunisian rapper Karim Gharbi, known as “Cadorem”.

In media statements, the singer revealed that the visit of the world champion with the Brazil national team in 2002 came to encourage visiting Tunisia with the aim of reviving its tourism and promoting it as a desirable destination, due to its beautiful natural, tourist and archaeological areas.

The visit of Ronaldinho, the Spanish star of Barcelona, ​​​​the French Barry Saint-Germain and the former Italian Milan, was a prominent event that attracted attention on social media platforms and in various media, not only because of the great reputation that he enjoys being one of the best players in the world, but also because that visit is the first One of the Brazilian football stars for Tunisia, as it comes in a difficult circumstance that the country is going through on the economic and tourism levels.

Thousands of accounts on the Facebook and Instagram platforms published photos and videos of Ronaldinho on tours that took him to the most prominent regions in Tunisia, especially the suburb of Carthage, Gammarth and Sidi Bou Said, north of the capital, Tunis.

It also included a tour of the largest streets of the capital, Tunis, Habib Bourguiba Street, and in the old city markets, where he was received by hundreds of fans and football fans, and fans of the “samba” team in Tunisia.

In addition to visiting a number of tourist areas and luxurious neighborhoods in the capital, Ronaldinho devoted part of his visit to a number of football academies in popular areas and marginalized neighborhoods, such as Qasr al-Saeed, Sidi Hussein and the Tadamon neighborhood in the west of the capital, which are the neighborhoods that are known to be the poorest areas in the capital. country.

And spread on the communication sites, videos in which Ronaldinho appeared in one of the stadiums of the private football academies in the “Qasr Al-Saeed” area, surrounded by a number of children who seemed to be overwhelmed with happiness as they welcomed him with great enthusiasm, but the tour did not last more than 30 minutes, according to what was reported. Bloggers on the Internet.


Comedian Bill Cosby found guilty of sexual assault

A Los Angeles court has found comedian Bill Cosby guilty of sexually assaulting Judy Huth in 1975, and ordered him to pay $500,000 to the victim.

The jury found that Cosby intentionally caused harmful sexual contact with Hoth, who was under 18, and that his behavior was motivated by an abnormal or abnormal sexual interest in a minor.

The decision ends one of the last remaining legal cases against Cosby, 84, who has been accused by more than 50 women of sexual assault over five decades.

Hoth testified to the court that she and her friend met Cosby in a park, and that the actor later took her and her friend to the Playboy mansion. She testified that Cosby, who was 37 at the time, assaulted her and forced her to perform a sexual act without her consent, an allegation the actor denied.

Huth, who first sued Cosby in 2014, said the incident occurred in 1974 when she was 15, but later concluded that she was wrong about the year and that it happened in 1975.

Cosby, who did not appear personally at the trial, denied the claim. In a video affidavit presented to the jury, Cosby said he did not remember Hoth but said the incident could not have occurred because he would not have had sexual contact at the time with someone who was under 18.

Huth’s attorney thanked the jury for her verdict and praised her client for her “courage and sacrifice to win this case.”

The trial took place nearly a year after the actor was released from prison in Pennsylvania, when his conviction for drugging and sexual assault of another woman was overturned.

The state’s Supreme Court overturned Cosby’s conviction on technical grounds last year and he was released after just two years in prison, dealing a heavy blow to his accusers, at the time.

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The case of “defamation” returns to the fore after Amber Heard appeals the verdict

The legal team of the star Amber Heard has filed an appeal against the ruling against her in the “defamation” lawsuit that star Johnny Depp had filed against his ex-wife, Heard.

Heard and Johnny Depp’s legal teams met in a Fairfax, Virginia courtroom with Judge Benny Azcaret, and instead of finalizing a settlement between the two parties, Heard’s lead attorney, Elaine Bridehoft, sought to establish a briefing schedule and more for her client’s proposed appeal.

Virginia District Court Judge Penny Azcaret told attorney Eileen Bridehoft that if she wanted to appeal the verdict of the seven-person jury, the attorney would have to file motions with the court. Percentage of annual interest on any appeal to proceed formally.

Eileen Breedhoft explained that Heard will appeal the ruling, and cannot pay the money to Depp, and added that she has a right and will never give up.

The jury had found both Amber Heard and Depp liable for defamation in lawsuits against each other, and awarded Depp $10 million in damages and $5 million in punitive damages. The agency awarded Amber Heard $2 million in damages and non-punitive damages.

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Pique explodes in the face of a journalist and breaks his phone

Spaniard Gerard Pique is experiencing a tense period after his level with his club Barcelona last season, and his separation from his girlfriend, the famous Colombian singer, Shakira, in the past weeks.

A report carried by the Spanish newspaper “Marca” indicated that the Spanish international is experiencing a period of anger and tension that overshadowed his behavior with the media, as he attacked photographers while trying to take pictures of him.

Journalist Jordi Martin from the Maria Patiño program had dared to ask Barcelona star Pique to announce the separation from Shakira, which caused hundreds of news to be published about them.

The program presented by Maria Patiño revealed that Pique, according to her words, was not appropriate in dealing with the press that pursued him, and that he may not have a happy time at all at the present time.

According to the “Socialité” program, Pique broke the mobile phone of photographer Jordi Martin, while journalists were photographing the player.

Speaking to Socialité, Jordi Martin said: “He threw my cell phone on the ground and ran away in the car, crossing the red light.”

Barcelona had asked Pique to focus on football and stay away from his personal problems and his own business, otherwise he would not be welcome within the Catalan team.

Shakira is also not having a good period, in recent days, as the singer was forced to contact the Catalan police after two fans wrote some words on the walls of her home.

The report indicated that the police managed to arrest one of the accused of harassing the Colombian artist, but he was released for lack of convincing evidence.

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