Blinken: “The decision to weaponize food is Moscow’s and Moscow’s alone” • FRANCE 24 English

Caution - Russia Ukraine Conflict

This item is about Russia or Ukraine, countries which are involved in an unfolding armed conflict. Be aware that propaganda may be involved in this video news item. Browse news from other sources about Russia (here) and Ukraine (here) to gain a wider perspective. The Global Herald is attempting to remove any advertisements from this content. Please accept our apologies if you are shown an ad next to conflict news - please leave a comment if you see ads in this page.

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Blinken: “The decision to weaponize food is Moscow’s and Moscow’s alone” • FRANCE 24 English” – below is their description.

The World Bank announced Wednesday an additional $12 billion in funding to mitigate the “devastating effects” of severe growing global food insecurity driven by climate change and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

#Blinken #Russia #Ukraine

🔔

FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


About This Source - FRANCE 24 English

The video item below is a piece of English language content from France 24. France 24 is a French state-owned international news television network based in Paris.

Recent from FRANCE 24 English:

Zelensky demands UN acts over ‘terrorist state’ Russia • FRANCE 24 English

Trump ‘tried to grab steering wheel to join Capitol rioters’ • FRANCE 24 English

‘Humanity won’: French press looks back at Paris attacks trial • FRANCE 24 English

In This Story: Climate Change

Climate Change is the name commonly given to the notion that the Earth is undergoing a changing climate as a result of human activity, including notable leaders, scientists and naturalists including Sir David Attenborough.

Climate change includes both the global warming driven by human emissions of greenhouse gases, and the resulting large-scale shifts in weather patterns.

2 Recent Items: Climate Change

Climate change & social factors blamed for global heatwaves, study finds

Climate change protestor re-arrested in Sydney | 7NEWS

In This Story: France

France is a republic and the largest Western European nation. Through expansion and colonisation in the 17th and 18th centuries France became a great power and still retains territories around the world. It has a seat on the UN security council and is the world’s fourth most wealthy country with a high standard of living and strong cultural identity.

6 Recent Items: France

Educational videos – Bike plates #TDF2022

Educational videos – The breakaway #TDF2022

Educational videos – The Green Jersey #TDF2022

Vidéos pédagogiques – Les baroudeurs #TDF2022

Vidéos pédagogiques – Plaque de Cadre #TDF2022

Vidéos pédagogiques – L’échapée #TDF2022

In This Story: Moscow

Moscow, on the Moskva River in western Russia, is the nation’s cosmopolitan capital. In its historic core is the Kremlin, a complex that’s home to the president and tsarist treasures in the Armoury. Outside its walls is Red Square, Russia’s symbolic center. It’s home to Lenin’s Mausoleum, the State Historical Museum’s comprehensive collection and St. Basil’s Cathedral, known for its colorful, onion-shaped domes.

2 Recent Items: Moscow

NATO Chief Warns of ‘More Dangerous, Unpredictable World’

NATO summit: Russia cannot be allowed to win war in Ukraine, Macron says • FRANCE 24 English

In This Story: Russia

Russia, or the Russian Federation, is a transcontinental country located in Eastern Europe and Northern Asia. It extends from the Baltic Sea in the west to the Pacific Ocean in the east, and from the Arctic Ocean in the north to the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea in the south.

Russia spans more than one-eighth of the Earth’s inhabited land area, stretching eleven time zones, and bordering 16 sovereign nations. Moscow is the country’s capital.

The Soviet Union was dissolved in 1991 and since 1993 Russia been governed as a federal semi-presidential republic. Russia is a major great power, with the world’s second-most powerful military, and the fourth-highest military expenditure. As a recognised nuclear-weapon state, the country possesses the world’s largest stockpile of nuclear weapons.

3 Recent Items: Russia

Biden Pledges Greater Defense Commitment To Europe In Wake Of Russian Invasion

Ukraine war: Zelenskyy calls shopping mall missile strike an ‘act of terrorism’

Live: Dominic Raab faces PMQs amid Nato talks on defence spending

In This Story: Ukraine

Ukraine is a large country in Eastern Europe known for its Orthodox churches, Black Sea coastline and forested mountains. Its capital, Kiev, features the gold-domed St. Sophia’s Cathedral, with 11th-century mosaics and frescoes. Overlooking the Dnieper River is the Kiev Pechersk Lavra monastery complex, a Christian pilgrimage site housing Scythian tomb relics and catacombs containing mummified Orthodox monks.

2 Recent Items: Ukraine

Ukraine’s Zelenskyy Says Video Shows Russians Targeted Kremenchuk Mall

Russian strike on Ukrainian shopping centre a war crime, say G7 leaders – BBC News

Leave a Comment

We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.

Posting....