Is Myanmar getting away with killing dissidents? | The Stream

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Is Myanmar getting away with killing dissidents? | The Stream” – below is their description. Myanmar has been in turmoil since the army seized power in February, claiming without evidence that an election in which the National League of Democracy (NLD) party retained power was fraudulent. Aung … Read more Is Myanmar getting away with killing dissidents? | The Stream

Myanmar: State of Fear – 101 East exposes a secret interrogation centre and claims of torture

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Myanmar: State of Fear – 101 East exposes a secret interrogation centre and claims of torture” – below is their description. Since a military coup in February, a climate of terror has settled over Myanmar. Thousands have been detained and hundreds allegedly killed by authorities, following widespread … Read more Myanmar: State of Fear – 101 East exposes a secret interrogation centre and claims of torture

Afghanistan’s Babies | 101 East

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Afghanistan’s Babies | 101 East” – below is their description. In May 2020, armed men stormed a maternity clinic in Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul, killing indiscriminately. Midwives, pregnant women and newborns were shot. Twenty-five lost their lives and many more were injured. The tragedy shocked the nation. As … Read more Afghanistan’s Babies | 101 East

Exploited: Filipino Workers in Geneva | 101 East

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Exploited: Filipino Workers in Geneva | 101 East” – below is their description. Across Geneva, Switzerland, tens of thousands of undocumented Filipino workers cook meals, clean homes and care for wealthy families. But their own accommodation is a daily struggle. At the mercy of so-called “slumlords”, they … Read more Exploited: Filipino Workers in Geneva | 101 East

Bali: Paradise in a Pandemic | 101 East

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Bali: Paradise in a Pandemic | 101 East” – below is their description. Bali’s natural beauty and culture have long made it a magnet for tourists from around the world. But since the COVID-19 pandemic hit and borders closed, putting an abrupt stop to international travel, the … Read more Bali: Paradise in a Pandemic | 101 East

Sweden’s Thai Berry Pickers | 101 East

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Sweden’s Thai Berry Pickers | 101 East” – below is their description. Every year, thousands of Thai workers comb Sweden’s forests in search of berries. It is a job that Swedes will not do, but for the migrant workers, it is a potentially lucrative alternative to toiling … Read more Sweden’s Thai Berry Pickers | 101 East

The Gangs of Papua New Guinea | 101 East

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “The Gangs of Papua New Guinea | 101 East” – below is their description. Port Moresby, the capital of Papua New Guinea, is regularly ranked one of the most dangerous cities in the world. From armed robberies and car-jackings to murders, the gangs who rule the streets … Read more The Gangs of Papua New Guinea | 101 East

Pakistan’s Water Crisis | 101 East

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Pakistan’s Water Crisis | 101 East” – below is their description. One-third of the Himalayas’ glaciers are forecast to disappear by the end of this century, threatening the supply of water to nearly two billion people across South Asia. Disturbing signs of what can happen when people … Read more Pakistan’s Water Crisis | 101 East

Inside Japan’s Sumo World | 101 East

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Inside Japan’s Sumo World | 101 East” – below is their description. In Japan, sumo is more than just a sport. It is akin to a religion, with its stars hailed as demigods. But it’s a world closed to outsiders, one where professional athletes live together 24 … Read more Inside Japan’s Sumo World | 101 East

Thai School Scandal | 101 East

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Thai School Scandal | 101 East” – below is their description. From regulating the length of students’ hair to what they wear and how they behave, Thailand’s schools have long been a place where one must abide by strict rules. In some schools, the power imbalance between … Read more Thai School Scandal | 101 East

New Zealand: Surviving a Massacre | 101 East

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “New Zealand: Surviving a Massacre | 101 East” – below is their description. On March 15, 2019, the New Zealand city of Christchurch was shattered when a gunman opened fire at two mosques, killing 51 people and wounding another 40. In the following days, flowers and messages … Read more New Zealand: Surviving a Massacre | 101 East

Inside Myanmar’s Crackdown – 101 East is on the front lines after the military coup

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Inside Myanmar’s Crackdown – 101 East is on the front lines after the military coup” – below is their description. Content warning: This film contains footage of physical abuse, shootings and deceased people. Myanmar is once again under the absolute control of the country’s powerful military. On … Read more Inside Myanmar’s Crackdown – 101 East is on the front lines after the military coup

Australia’s China Dream | 101 East

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Australia’s China Dream | 101 East” – below is their description. An escalating diplomatic feud between Australia and China is exposing the risks of doing business with one of the world’s biggest superpowers. Beijing, incensed by a series of perceived slights from Canberra, including a call for … Read more Australia’s China Dream | 101 East

The Virus Hunters | 101 East

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “The Virus Hunters | 101 East” – below is their description. More than a year after the COVID-19 pandemic started, its origins remain shrouded in mystery. Scientists from across the world are searching for clues on how the coronavirus jumped from animals to humans. In China, public … Read more The Virus Hunters | 101 East

The Killing Field | 101 East

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “The Killing Field | 101 East” – below is their description. *Content warning: This film contains graphic images of death throughout. They are Australia’s elite special forces. For more than 10 years, they were on the front lines of the war in Afghanistan. But explosive revelations expose … Read more The Killing Field | 101 East