Xinjiang residents hit back at accusations of human rights violations

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Xinjiang residents hit back at accusations of human rights violations” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-07-15/Xinjiang-residents-hit-back-at-accusations-of-human-rights-violations-11Vdb03vu9y/index.html Residents and officials from northwest #China’s #Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region have hit back at accusations of human rights violations against ethnic minorities. Joining a news conference via video link in Beijing … Read more Xinjiang residents hit back at accusations of human rights violations

Chile launches plan for police reform

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Chile launches plan for police reform” – below is their description. Chile’s government has launched a plan to reform the police and increase accountability. Officers have been accused of abuse of power, corruption and human rights violations. Training for new police recruits has been doubled to two … Read more Chile launches plan for police reform

End Systemic Racism: George Floyd’s brother, UN rights officials speak out

United Nations published this video item, entitled “End Systemic Racism: George Floyd’s brother, UN rights officials speak out” – below is their description. Citing the killing of George Floyd, the top United Nations human rights official says radical policing reforms are needed to address systemic racism affecting people of African descent around the world. She … Read more End Systemic Racism: George Floyd’s brother, UN rights officials speak out

Iran’s President-elect Raisi on nuclear deal, sanctions, alleged human rights violations | Newsfeed

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Iran’s President-elect Raisi on nuclear deal, sanctions, alleged human rights violations | Newsfeed” – below is their description. Iran’s President-elect Ebrahim Raisi has, for the first time, addressed allegations he played a role in the mass execution of political prisoners in 1988, in response to a question … Read more Iran’s President-elect Raisi on nuclear deal, sanctions, alleged human rights violations | Newsfeed

Refugee Displacement Surged in 2020 Despite Covid-19: Reports UN

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Refugee Displacement Surged in 2020 Despite Covid-19: Reports UN” – below is their description. The U.N. refugee agency says war, violence, persecution and human rights violations caused nearly 3 million people to flee their homes last year despite the Covid-19 crisis that restricted movements worldwide as countries … Read more Refugee Displacement Surged in 2020 Despite Covid-19: Reports UN

Millions driven from homes in 2020 despite Covid-19 crisis, UN report says

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Millions driven from homes in 2020 despite Covid-19 crisis, UN report says” – below is their description. The #U.N. #refugee agency says #war, #violence, #persecution and human rights violations caused nearly 3 million people to #flee their homes last year, even though the #Covid-19 crisis restricted movement … Read more Millions driven from homes in 2020 despite Covid-19 crisis, UN report says

Biden Says He Confronted Putin About Human Rights Violations

Bloomberg Politics published this video item, entitled “Biden Says He Confronted Putin About Human Rights Violations” – below is their description. Jun.16 — U.S. President Joe Biden said he confronted Russian President Vladimir Putin about human rights violations in Russia at a summit on Wednesday, including the cases of imprisoned opposition leader Alexey Navalny and two detained Americans. Bloomberg Politics YouTube Channel … Read more Biden Says He Confronted Putin About Human Rights Violations

Police deploy water cannon to disperse protesters in Colombian capital Bogota

RT published this video item, entitled “Police deploy water cannon to disperse protesters in Colombian capital Bogota” – below is their description. Colombian officers unleashed water cannon at protesters near the Portal de la Americas in a bid to disperse them. The demonstration was being held to denounce human rights violations that allegedly occurred during … Read more Police deploy water cannon to disperse protesters in Colombian capital Bogota

Secretary-General/G7, Central America, Myanmar & other topics – Daily Briefing (11 Jun 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Secretary-General/G7, Central America, Myanmar & other topics – Daily Briefing (11 Jun 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Secretary-General/G7  – Ethiopia  – Democratic Republic Of The Congo  – Yemen  – Iran  – Iraq  – Libya  – … Read more Secretary-General/G7, Central America, Myanmar & other topics – Daily Briefing (11 Jun 2021)

Community-based mental health care: the Power of Purpose

World Health Organization (WHO) published this video item, entitled “Community-based mental health care: the Power of Purpose” – below is their description. “What happens to a person when they are treated as less than human? When they are treated as a tranquilized problem that needs to stay docile and become more prisoner than participant?” This … Read more Community-based mental health care: the Power of Purpose

Human rights ombudsman says 58 killed in Colombia protests

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Human rights ombudsman says 58 killed in Colombia protests” – below is their description. Fifty-eight people have been killed during #anti-government #protests that began in #Colombia five weeks ago and have also led to roadblocks and clashes with #police, the country’s human rights ombudsman said. In a … Read more Human rights ombudsman says 58 killed in Colombia protests

China reiterates that it welcomes foreigners to visit Xinjiang

CGTN published this video item, entitled “China reiterates that it welcomes foreigners to visit Xinjiang” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-06-09/China-reiterates-that-it-welcomes-foreigners-to-visit-Xinjiang-10X396bAZag/index.html #Chinese officials claim the #Uygur population saw a significant growth over the past decade, while the government numbers show that Xinjiang’s total population was nearly 25 million in 2018, including about 12.7 … Read more China reiterates that it welcomes foreigners to visit Xinjiang

Security Council President (Estonia) on Central African Republic – Media Stakeout (7 Jun 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Security Council President (Estonia) on Central African Republic – Media Stakeout (7 Jun 2021)” – below is their description. Elements to the press by Gert Auväärt, Deputy Permanent Representative of Estonia and President of the Security Council for the month of June, following closed consultations on the Central … Read more Security Council President (Estonia) on Central African Republic – Media Stakeout (7 Jun 2021)

Ethiopia: How to stop rape being used as a weapon of war? | The Stream

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Ethiopia: How to stop rape being used as a weapon of war? | The Stream” – below is their description. Ethiopia’s six-month-old conflict in its Tigray region has been marked by widespread reports of rape being used as a weapon by the Ethiopian and Eritrean armies, and … Read more Ethiopia: How to stop rape being used as a weapon of war? | The Stream

Russia issues new threats to United States ahead of summit with Biden

Fox News published this video item, entitled “Russia issues new threats to United States ahead of summit with Biden” – below is their description. President Biden says he will not stand by and let Putin commit human rights violations. Fox News YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please … Read more Russia issues new threats to United States ahead of summit with Biden