What Do China’s New Security Laws Mean For Hong Kong?

China’s decision to impose new national security laws in Hong Kong has brought protesters advocating greater democracy back onto the city’s streets, after a lull forced by the coronavirus pandemic. It also has cast more doubt on whether Hong Kong still has the “high degree of autonomy” promised before the British handed their colony back … Read more What Do China’s New Security Laws Mean For Hong Kong?

Katyn massacre: Tensions continue between Russia and Poland

Tensions between Poland and Russia are rising ahead of events planned to mark the end of World War II. Warsaw is accusing Moscow of trying to rewrite history as it remembers the thousands of Polish officers and intelligentsia murdered by Soviet secret police 80 years ago. Al Jazeera’s Step Vaessen reports from Russia’s Katyn forest … Read more Katyn massacre: Tensions continue between Russia and Poland

UN Special Adviser: ISIL spared ‘nobody’ in its crimes | Talk to Al Jazeera

ISIL made headlines around the world in 2014, when its fighters pushed out Iraqi soldiers and took control of cities like Mosul and Sinjar. And in what became known as the Sinjar massacre, thousands of Yazidi men, women and children were killed. In response to ISIL’s rapid territorial gains, the United States and its allies … Read more UN Special Adviser: ISIL spared ‘nobody’ in its crimes | Talk to Al Jazeera

New Zealand marks one year since mosque massacre

Sunday marks one year since 51 worshippers were killed at two mosques in New Zealand. Special prayers were held on Friday but the coronavirus pandemic has forced the cancellation of the memorial services that were planned. Al Jazeera’s Victoria Gatenby reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find … Read more New Zealand marks one year since mosque massacre

A year on from Christchurch extremist content still widespread online | ABC News

One year on from the Christchurch massacre, restricting extremist material online is still proving hard to achieve. The gunman live streamed the attack for 17 minutes before it was removed from Facebook, but white supremacists have found other places to gather on the internet. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-03-14/white-nationalism-a-year-after-christchurch-mosque-massacre/12046412 For more from ABC News, click here: … Read more A year on from Christchurch extremist content still widespread online | ABC News

Christchurch massacre survivor spreads message of forgiveness | 7.30

A year ago on Sunday, an Australian white supremacist murdered 51 people as they worshipped in mosques in Christchurch. Husna Ahmed was one of the victims. Her husband Farid survived, and is using the anniversary of the shooting to share his philosophy of forgiveness, peace and love. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY … Read more Christchurch massacre survivor spreads message of forgiveness | 7.30

Christchurch: How are survivors coping one year on? | The Stream

Sunday marks the first anniversary of the worst mass shooting in New Zealand’s history – the attacks on two mosques in the city of Christchurch that killed 51 people and left nearly 50 more wounded. A year on, the scarred community awaits the conclusions of a governmental inquiry due in April, and many victims still … Read more Christchurch: How are survivors coping one year on? | The Stream

Idlib: ‘A crisis on a monumental scale’ | UpFront (Headliner)

In the past three months, nearly one million people have fled advancing Syrian government forces in Idlib province near the border with Turkey. With Ankara refusing to open border crossings and millions of civilians trapped, the United Nations has warned of an impending bloodbath and a “massacre on a scale that has never been seen … Read more Idlib: ‘A crisis on a monumental scale’ | UpFront (Headliner)

Germany shooting: Gunman kills nine in suspected racist attack

Europe reels from a latest racist mass murder. Nine people were gunned down at Shisha bars in a small town near Frankfurt in Germany. A 43 year old man left a note at this home to explain his motives. He also killed his own mother before taking his own life. While the investigation at the scene continues, … Read more Germany shooting: Gunman kills nine in suspected racist attack

UN calls on Cameroon to investigate anglophone village massacre

The UN called on Cameroon Tuesday to conduct an independent investigation into the “shocking” killing of 23 villagers in a troubled English-speaking region and to ensure the perpetrators be held accountable. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our … Read more UN calls on Cameroon to investigate anglophone village massacre

Thailand vigil honours victims as city reels from nation’s worst mass shooting | ABC News

Hundreds gather to honour the victims of a mass shooting that killed 29 people, while the stories of Thais who sheltered those fleeing the massacre help mourners begin to grieve. Read more here: https://ab.co/37fQkYI For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us … Read more Thailand vigil honours victims as city reels from nation’s worst mass shooting | ABC News