Kamala Harris criticised for failing to visit US border on Latin American trip

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Kamala Harris criticised for failing to visit US border on Latin American trip” – below is their description. Vice President Kamala Harris sought to assure poor and threatened populations of Latin America on Tuesday that the United States has “the capacity to give people a sense of … Read more Kamala Harris criticised for failing to visit US border on Latin American trip

World Bank warns uneven vaccination will punish poorest countries

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “World Bank warns uneven vaccination will punish poorest countries” – below is their description. The global economy is heading for its strongest – but most uneven – recovery on record. The World Bank has warned that more international cooperation is needed to ensure more equitable distribution of … Read more World Bank warns uneven vaccination will punish poorest countries

Thousands flee Burkina Faso’s north after massacre – Eye on Africa

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Thousands flee Burkina Faso’s north after massacre – Eye on Africa” – below is their description. In tonight’s edition:  More than 7,000 people have fled Burkina Faso’s volatile north following the bloodiest massacre in a six-year-old jihadist insurgency. At least 138 men, women and children were “executed” and nearly 40 … Read more Thousands flee Burkina Faso’s north after massacre – Eye on Africa

Kamala Harris in Central America: “U.S. needs to follow the money of drug dealers, people smugglers”

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Kamala Harris in Central America: “U.S. needs to follow the money of drug dealers, people smugglers”” – below is their description. How does the U.S. truly help Central America? By following the money of drug dealers and people smugglers, argue panelists in #F24Debate. Full show about #KamalaHarris’ … Read more Kamala Harris in Central America: “U.S. needs to follow the money of drug dealers, people smugglers”

Covid-19: France resumes indoor dining, launches health pass as next phase of easing lockdown begins

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Covid-19: France resumes indoor dining, launches health pass as next phase of easing lockdown begins” – below is their description. France enters its third and penultimate phase of easing Covid-19 restrictions on Wednesday as indicators continue to show the country’s rate of infections subsiding. FRANCE 24 looks … Read more Covid-19: France resumes indoor dining, launches health pass as next phase of easing lockdown begins

UN court upholds conviction of former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic on war crimes charges

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “UN court upholds conviction of former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic on war crimes charges” – below is their description. War crimes judges on Tuesday upheld the genocide conviction of former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic over the 1995 Srebrenica massacre, Europe’s worst act of … Read more UN court upholds conviction of former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko Mladic on war crimes charges

French President Macron slapped during trip to south, two people arrested

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “French President Macron slapped during trip to south, two people arrested” – below is their description. French President Emmanuel Macron was slapped in the face by a man on Tuesday during a visit to a small town in southeastern France, an incident that prompted a wide show … Read more French President Macron slapped during trip to south, two people arrested

Which route to reform? Migration at core of Kamala Harris Central America tour

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Which route to reform? Migration at core of Kamala Harris Central America tour” – below is their description. First Guatemala, then Mexico. A tough maiden foreign assignment for the new US Vice President: Kamala Harris on a mission to broach the root causes of why undocumented migrants risk … Read more Which route to reform? Migration at core of Kamala Harris Central America tour

Castillo edges ahead as conservative Fujimori calls fraud

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Castillo edges ahead as conservative Fujimori calls fraud” – below is their description. #Peru was on edge Tuesday as right-wing populist Keiko #Fujimori cried foul after far-left rival Pedro #Castillo took a narrow lead in the final stretch of vote-counting to decide who will be the country’s … Read more Castillo edges ahead as conservative Fujimori calls fraud

Director-general Audrey Azoulay: UNESCO members must support peace ‘in the long term’

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Director-general Audrey Azoulay: UNESCO members must support peace ‘in the long term’” – below is their description. The director-general of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay, gave an interview to FRANCE 24 in Tunis from the emblematic ruins of Carthage. She urged member states to put education higher on the agenda and to support … Read more Director-general Audrey Azoulay: UNESCO members must support peace ‘in the long term’

European Parliament to vote on Covid travel pass

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “European Parliament to vote on Covid travel pass” – below is their description. The #EuropeanParliament is set to vote on ratification of the #EU #covid #travelpass Tuesday. During a final push to sell the idea, European Commissioner for Justice Didier Reynders said “with this regulation, every citizen … Read more European Parliament to vote on Covid travel pass

UN court upholds Ratko Mladic life sentence for genocide

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “UN court upholds Ratko Mladic life sentence for genocide” – below is their description. #U.N. appeals judges on Tuesday #upheld the conviction of former Bosnian Serb military chief Ratko #Mladic for #genocide and other offenses during #Bosnia’s 1992-95 war and confirmed his life sentence. The ruling means … Read more UN court upholds Ratko Mladic life sentence for genocide

Tourists delight as Spain opens up to vaccinated travellers

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Tourists delight as Spain opens up to vaccinated travellers” – below is their description. #Spain opens its borders to #vaccinated #travellers from all over the world on Monday, hoping an influx of visitors will revitalise its all-important tourism sector which has been battered by the coronavirus #pandemic. … Read more Tourists delight as Spain opens up to vaccinated travellers

India’s Modi PM announces free COVID-19 vaccines for all adults

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “India’s Modi PM announces free COVID-19 vaccines for all adults” – below is their description. #India’s government will provide free #Covid-19 #vaccinations for all adults, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Monday, as the capital New Delhi and financial hub Mumbai eased lockdowns on falling infection levels. The … Read more India’s Modi PM announces free COVID-19 vaccines for all adults

‘A new era of relations’: France sends Lady Liberty’s little sister to the US

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “‘A new era of relations’: France sends Lady Liberty’s little sister to the US” – below is their description. The United Sates is getting a new, if slightly smaller, #StatueofLiberty. On Monday, June 7, #France said farewell to a 1/16th sized replica of the famous statue, which … Read more ‘A new era of relations’: France sends Lady Liberty’s little sister to the US