‘COVID-19 has disrupted all forms of human mobility’ – Int’l Migration 2020 Highlights Report

United Nations published this video item, entitled “‘COVID-19 has disrupted all forms of human mobility’ – Int’l Migration 2020 Highlights Report” – below is their description. COVID-19 has disrupted all forms of human mobility through the closing of national borders and halting of travel worldwide. Preliminary estimates suggest that the pandemic may have slowed the … Read more ‘COVID-19 has disrupted all forms of human mobility’ – Int’l Migration 2020 Highlights Report

India Farmers’ Protest: Why Tens of Thousands Are Camped Out in New Delhi

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “India Farmers’ Protest: Why Tens of Thousands Are Camped Out in New Delhi” – below is their description. What is the reason behind India’s farmers’ protest as tens of thousands vow to camp outside the capital of New Delhi for months? The farmers — mostly from Punjab, … Read more India Farmers’ Protest: Why Tens of Thousands Are Camped Out in New Delhi

Canada’s opposition leader tells Trudeau to “grow a spine” when it comes to Huawei, China

Global News published this video item, entitled “Canada’s opposition leader tells Trudeau to “grow a spine” when it comes to Huawei, China” – below is their description. A newly-introduced Conservative Party of Canada motion in Canada’s House of Commons calls for a response on so-called Chinese aggression, and a decision on Huawei’s involvement, if any, … Read more Canada’s opposition leader tells Trudeau to “grow a spine” when it comes to Huawei, China

Nigeria: Police retaliation against protesters?

DW News published this video item, entitled “Nigeria: Police retaliation against protesters?” – below is their description. Just over a month since Nigerians took to the streets to protest against police brutality, some demonstrators say they are now being targeted by authorities for their participation in the ENDSARS movement. In early October young Nigerians began … Read more Nigeria: Police retaliation against protesters?

Armenian diaspora pitches in as Nagorno-Karabakh truce crumbles

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Armenian diaspora pitches in as Nagorno-Karabakh truce crumbles” – below is their description. In abandoned mountain villages and small towns shattered by shelling in Nagorno-Karabakh, FRANCE 24 spoke to soldiers fighting in the disputed enclave since the war between Armenia and Azerbaijan broke out last month. They … Read more Armenian diaspora pitches in as Nagorno-Karabakh truce crumbles

Armenia, Azerbaijan blame each other for violating third ceasefire

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Armenia, Azerbaijan blame each other for violating third ceasefire” – below is their description. A third attempted truce in Nagorno-Karabakh, this time brokered by the United States, has ended in failure after Armenia and Azerbaijan both accused each other of violating the ceasefire. FRANCE 24’s international affairs … Read more Armenia, Azerbaijan blame each other for violating third ceasefire

‘We need the whole world’s help’: In France, Armenian diaspora fears another genocide

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “‘We need the whole world’s help’: In France, Armenian diaspora fears another genocide” – below is their description. As in Los Angeles or Beirut, #Armenian #diaspora in #Paris sticks together for their ‘homeland’. No sooner had the conflict in Nagorno-#Karabakh escalated last month than the Armenian community … Read more ‘We need the whole world’s help’: In France, Armenian diaspora fears another genocide

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Armenia-Azerbaijan ceasefire crumbles

Global News published this video item, entitled “Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Armenia-Azerbaijan ceasefire crumbles” – below is their description. A ceasefire between Armenia and Azerbaijan didn’t last long, both sides accusing each other of breaking the truce almost as soon as it began over the weekend. Hundreds of soldiers and civilians have died in fighting over the … Read more Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Armenia-Azerbaijan ceasefire crumbles

How does immigrant food shape identity? | The Stream

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “How does immigrant food shape identity? | The Stream” – below is their description. Can food be political? Can it position people within a certain cultural group? Does what you eat say exactly who you are? For diaspora communities, food is deeply intertwined with a sense of … Read more How does immigrant food shape identity? | The Stream

Armenian diaspora in Paris demands Nagorno-Karabakh recognition

RT published this video item, entitled “Armenian diaspora in Paris demands Nagorno-Karabakh recognition” – below is their description. Dozens of Armenian protesters swamp roads leading to iconic Place de l’Etoile square in Paris demanding recognition of Nagorno-Karabakh RT YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are … Read more Armenian diaspora in Paris demands Nagorno-Karabakh recognition

Lebanese diaspora in Paris fights for change from the outside

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Lebanese diaspora in Paris fights for change from the outside” – below is their description. Lebanon has one of the largest diasporas in the world, with 14 million Lebanese and descendants in 70 countries, and just 5.5 million within the country itself. With the country’s economy in … Read more Lebanese diaspora in Paris fights for change from the outside

Dominica – Minister for Foreign Affairs Addresses General Debate, 75th Session

United Nations published this video item, entitled “ Dominica – Minister for Foreign Affairs Addresses General Debate, 75th Session” – below is their description. Kenneth Darroux, Minister for Foreign Affairs, International Business and Diaspora Relations of the Commonwealth of Dominica, addresses the general debate of the 75th Session of the General Assembly of the UN … Read more Dominica – Minister for Foreign Affairs Addresses General Debate, 75th Session

Ethiopia’s Tigray holds regional vote in defiance of federal government

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Ethiopia’s Tigray holds regional vote in defiance of federal government” – below is their description. Ethiopia’s Tigray region has held elections in a show of defiance against Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. He’s called the vote illegal, but says the federal government will not respond with force. Also, it’s diplomatic … Read more Ethiopia’s Tigray holds regional vote in defiance of federal government

What’s behind the latest sackings in Saudi Arabia’s royal family? | Inside Story

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “What’s behind the latest sackings in Saudi Arabia’s royal family? | Inside Story” – below is their description. Many royal family members in Saudi Arabia have been sacked or detained ever since Mohammed Bin Salman was appointed Crown Prince three years ago. Two princes are the latest … Read more What’s behind the latest sackings in Saudi Arabia’s royal family? | Inside Story

‘Real-Life Wakanda’ Futuristic City in Senegal On Track For 2021 Construction, Says Akon

Senegalese-American singer Akon is moving ahead with plans to create a futuristic pan-African city, announcing Monday that construction will begin next year on the $6 billion project despite global tourism’s uncertain future. Akon, who first announced his idea for the project back in 2018, has described it as a “real-life Wakanda,” comparing it to the … Read more ‘Real-Life Wakanda’ Futuristic City in Senegal On Track For 2021 Construction, Says Akon