Victory in Europe Day: Winston Churchill Announced End of World War II

Europe is preparing to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the defeat of the Nazis and the end of World War II on Friday despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. On 8 May 1945, war in Europe came to an end. As word of German General Alfred Jodl’s surrender in Reims spread around the globe, celebrations broke … Read more Victory in Europe Day: Winston Churchill Announced End of World War II

Eiffel Tower sparkles in Paris in tribute to medical staff fighting COVID-19 | ABC News

Lights sparkled on Paris’ Eiffel Tower during sunset, in an evening tribute to medical staff fighting COVID-19. Landmarks across the world have lit up to show solidarity to front line health care workers amid the pandemic. SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on … Read more Eiffel Tower sparkles in Paris in tribute to medical staff fighting COVID-19 | ABC News

Portrait of a pandemic: Capturing the spaces we call home | The Listening Post (Feature)

Lockdown has changed everything – millions have been confined to their homes, public spaces have been left deserted. While journalists, like everyone else, have struggled to adapt to new and unprecedented working conditions, photojournalists have found opportunity amid the adversity. “During the first two weeks, no journalists were allowed in the area where I live … Read more Portrait of a pandemic: Capturing the spaces we call home | The Listening Post (Feature)

Like an empty museum | Drone shows Rome amid COVID-19 pandemic

Drone footage showed Rome’s historical landmarks empty on Tuesday as the city celebrated the 2,773th anniversary of its founding amid Italy’s ongoing #COVID19 lockdown. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow … Read more Like an empty museum | Drone shows Rome amid COVID-19 pandemic

Empty London: A tour of the capital’s deserted landmarks during the coronavirus lockdown | ITV News

The UK’s ITV News showed what life in London is like during the UK Lockdown. Empty trains, empty streets, empty theatres. London has never looked like this. Martin Stew takes a tour around the capital and asks: “When was the last time you had Trafalgar Square completely to yourself?” ITV News YouTube Channel First, we … Read more Empty London: A tour of the capital’s deserted landmarks during the coronavirus lockdown | ITV News

Aerial footage of Athens in lockdown shows deserted streets and ancient landmarks | ABC News

Aerial footage of Athens in lockdown shows deserted streets, markets and ancient landmarks engulfed by silence as Greek authorities say a nationwide lockdown will continue until April 27 without easing. https://abcn.ws/2KpLm2A SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/abc GOOD MORNING AMERICA’S … Read more Aerial footage of Athens in lockdown shows deserted streets and ancient landmarks | ABC News

Desolated capital | Sao Paulo silent amid lockdown

Sao Paulo’s landmarks desolate amid the lockdown aimed to curtail the spread of infections stemming from the novel coronavirus. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on Soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/rttv #RT … Read more Desolated capital | Sao Paulo silent amid lockdown

Drone footage shows San Francisco deserted under coronavirus lockdown

The effect of the three-week-long lockdown on daily life in San Francisco is revealed in drone footage showing empty streets and deserted landmarks. The city was the first in the US to announce a ‘stay-at-home’ order on 16 March, restricting all but essential activities Coronavirus live news Wasted time: how San Francisco failed its homeless … Read more Drone footage shows San Francisco deserted under coronavirus lockdown

Landmarks lit up blue for frontline workers in coronavirus fight | ABC News

Landmarks across the United States were lit up blue in support of essential workers on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. abcn.ws/3c9tWTT SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/abc GOOD MORNING AMERICA’S HOMEPAGE: https://www.goodmorningamerica.com/

Europe’s Famous Landmarks Abandoned in Coronavirus Lockdowns

The famous canals of Venice, Italy are empty and the sunny avenues of Paris are abandoned as both countries at the epicenter of Europe’s coronavirus outbreak continue lockdowns. #Coronavirus #Covid19 #CoronavirusItaly #CoronavirusFrance Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: … Read more Europe’s Famous Landmarks Abandoned in Coronavirus Lockdowns

Not a soul | Milan streets deserted amid COVID-19 lockdown

Milan landmarks appeared completely deserted on Saturday, three weeks into a nation-wide quarantine to stem the tide of the coronavirus pandemic. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on Soundcloud … Read more Not a soul | Milan streets deserted amid COVID-19 lockdown

Earth Hour marked during coronavirus pandemic

The lights on major landmarks around the world are being switched off for Earth Hour. The initiative, organised by the World Wildlife Fund, invites people to think about how their lives and activities are affecting the planet. And, as Al Jazeera’s Andrew Chappelle reports, this year the coronavirus pandemic is making the event particularly significant. … Read more Earth Hour marked during coronavirus pandemic

London landmarks lit in blue as residents across UK applaud health care workers | ABC News

London’s landmarks lit in blue as residents across the UK applauded the country’s healthcare workers for their efforts in fighting the coronavirus pandemic. SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/abc GOOD MORNING AMERICA’S HOMEPAGE: https://www.goodmorningamerica.com/