Juneteenth: The US commemorates the arrival of the first African slaves in 1619

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Juneteenth: The US commemorates the arrival of the first African slaves in 1619” – below is their description. While the rest of the world had long engaged in the forced servitude of people throughout #history, #America was introduced to the first #African #slaves by Dutch merchants in … Read more Juneteenth: The US commemorates the arrival of the first African slaves in 1619

Euro 2020: Ukraine beat North Macedonia 2-1

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Euro 2020: Ukraine beat North Macedonia 2-1” – below is their description. #Ukraine beat North Macedonia 2-1 in Bucharest. The Dutch win eliminated North Macedonia. #Euro2020 FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated … Read more Euro 2020: Ukraine beat North Macedonia 2-1

Shamima Begum tells British filmmaker ‘people need to understand the situation I was in’

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Shamima Begum tells British filmmaker ‘people need to understand the situation I was in’” – below is their description. Shamima Begam, the former Islamic State bride, who ran away to Syria when she was 15, has suggested the public should understand the situation she was in when she … Read more Shamima Begum tells British filmmaker ‘people need to understand the situation I was in’

Wout Weghorst – Magical Skills & Goals

Bundesliga published this video item, entitled “Wout Weghorst – Magical Skills & Goals” – below is their description. Weghorst scored his first goal for the Netherlands in a big international tournament – UEFA EURO 2020. ► Sub now: https://redirect.bundesliga.com/_bwCS Wout Weghorst has just had the most successful Bundesliga season of his career. The Dutch VfL … Read more Wout Weghorst – Magical Skills & Goals

Will oil giants give way to environmentalists? | Inside Story

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Will oil giants give way to environmentalists? | Inside Story” – below is their description. Royal Dutch Shell said it will change strategy after a court ruling forcing it to cut its emissions. Proposed Summary (Max 100 words) It’s a landmark case, brought by climate campaigners. For … Read more Will oil giants give way to environmentalists? | Inside Story

The Retreat of Exxon and the Oil Majors Won’t Stop Fossil Fuel Emissions

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “The Retreat of Exxon and the Oil Majors Won’t Stop Fossil Fuel Emissions” – below is their description. When Exxon Mobil Corp. decided to get out of a big oil field in Iraq, the government took on the unusual role of salesman. Iraqi officials pitched West Qurna-1 … Read more The Retreat of Exxon and the Oil Majors Won’t Stop Fossil Fuel Emissions

MH17 crash trial moves into crucial evidence examination phase

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “MH17 crash trial moves into crucial evidence examination phase” – below is their description. Nearly seven years after #Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern #Ukraine, the #trial in a Dutch court of three #Russians and a Ukrainian accused of involvement in the downing moved … Read more MH17 crash trial moves into crucial evidence examination phase

MH17 plane crash trial enters crucial stage of hearing evidence

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “MH17 plane crash trial enters crucial stage of hearing evidence” – below is their description. #Dutch judges will on Monday start hearing evidence against three #Russian suspects and a #Ukrainian in the downing of #Malaysia Airlines #flight #MH17 over war-torn Ukraine in 2014. The trial formally began … Read more MH17 plane crash trial enters crucial stage of hearing evidence

MH17 crash trial: Dutch court starts hearing evidence

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “MH17 crash trial: Dutch court starts hearing evidence” – below is their description. Dutch judges will on Monday start hearing evidence against three #Russian suspects and a #Ukrainian in the downing of #MalaysiaAirlines #flight MH17 over #war-torn Ukraine in 2014. The #trial formally began in March 2020 … Read more MH17 crash trial: Dutch court starts hearing evidence

Syrian Kurds hand over four relatives of IS group to Netherlands

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Syrian Kurds hand over four relatives of IS group to Netherlands” – below is their description. Syria’s Kurds on Saturday handed four relatives of Islamic State group fighters, including three children, to Dutch diplomats for repatriation, a thorny issue for authorities in the Netherlands. FRANCE 24 English … Read more Syrian Kurds hand over four relatives of IS group to Netherlands

What will become of Afghanistan’s economy once the US leaves? | Counting the Cost

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “What will become of Afghanistan’s economy once the US leaves? | Counting the Cost” – below is their description. After almost 20 years and $2 trillion, the United States is ending its war in Afghanistan. In that time, the economy has been hooked on billions in military … Read more What will become of Afghanistan’s economy once the US leaves? | Counting the Cost

High-tech greenhouse boom in China after food shortages during Covid-19 lockdowns

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “High-tech greenhouse boom in China after food shortages during Covid-19 lockdowns” – below is their description. China experienced food-security issues when lockdowns were imposed during the Covid-19 pandemic. The situation spurred the rise of greenhouse-grown foods after Chinese policymakers called on local authorities to build massive … Read more High-tech greenhouse boom in China after food shortages during Covid-19 lockdowns

Sinking chemicals cargo ship turns into environmental disaster for Sri Lanka | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Sinking chemicals cargo ship turns into environmental disaster for Sri Lanka | DW News” – below is their description. A fire-stricken container ship that has already caused Sri Lanka’s worst-ever maritime environmental disaster, was sinking fast on Wednesday, with nearly 1,500 containers and 25 tons of nitric acid … Read more Sinking chemicals cargo ship turns into environmental disaster for Sri Lanka | DW News

Sri Lanka braces for worst environmental disaster as cargo ship carrying chemicals sinks off coast

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Sri Lanka braces for worst environmental disaster as cargo ship carrying chemicals sinks off coast” – below is their description. A burnt-out container ship that has already caused Sri Lanka’s worst maritime environmental disaster was sinking Wednesday with nearly 350 tonnes of oil in its fuel tanks. The … Read more Sri Lanka braces for worst environmental disaster as cargo ship carrying chemicals sinks off coast

Researchers Developing Humanoid Robot That Can React to Human Emotions

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Researchers Developing Humanoid Robot That Can React to Human Emotions” – below is their description. This is Abel – a humanoid robot that its developers hope will be able to read human emotions and become a companion for people with conditions such as autism. Abel has the … Read more Researchers Developing Humanoid Robot That Can React to Human Emotions