Concerns grow over SNP plan to seek Scottish independence

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Concerns grow over SNP plan to seek Scottish independence” – below is their description. The Scottish National Party’s win in parliamentary elections has put the independence debate back on the table in the United Kingdom. The government in London is firmly opposed to Scottish independence, but the … Read more Concerns grow over SNP plan to seek Scottish independence

Is Scotland on the road to independence? I FT

Financial Times published this video item, entitled “Is Scotland on the road to independence? I FT” – below is their description. As the 300-year-old union between Scotland and England strains under the pressures of Brexit and the pandemic, the FT’s Scotland correspondent Mure Dickie takes a road trip to gauge the mood ahead of parliamentary … Read more Is Scotland on the road to independence? I FT

Will elections in Scotland end with ‘Scoxit’? | Focus on Europe

DW News published this video item, entitled “Will elections in Scotland end with ‘Scoxit’? | Focus on Europe” – below is their description. Most people in Scotland voted to remain in the EU when the Brexit referendum was held. Should nationalists win the Scottish parliamentary elections, “Scoxit” could ensue – out of the UK and … Read more Will elections in Scotland end with ‘Scoxit’? | Focus on Europe

Abbas delays Palestinian parliamentary polls, blaming Israel

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Abbas delays Palestinian parliamentary polls, blaming Israel” – below is their description. Palestine’s first parliamentary elections in 15 years have been postponed. They were due to take place next month. But President Mahmoud Abbas delayed the polls because of a dispute with Israel over voting in occupied … Read more Abbas delays Palestinian parliamentary polls, blaming Israel

Palestinian parliamentary elections delayed, says Abbas, blaming Israel

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Palestinian parliamentary elections delayed, says Abbas, blaming Israel” – below is their description. #Palestinian President Mahmoud #Abbas on Friday postponed planned parliamentary #elections amid a dispute over voting in Israeli-annexed East Jerusalem and splits in his Fatah party. FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave … Read more Palestinian parliamentary elections delayed, says Abbas, blaming Israel

Scottish Labour leader: ‘COVID didn’t choose between Yes, No, Leave or Remain’

Sky News published this video item, entitled “Scottish Labour leader: ‘COVID didn’t choose between Yes, No, Leave or Remain’” – below is their description. Scottish Labour leader Anas Sarwar says politicians want to make the parliamentary elections next month about independence. “It’s the Conservatives and the SNP who want to make this election campaign about … Read more Scottish Labour leader: ‘COVID didn’t choose between Yes, No, Leave or Remain’

Tensions in Jerusalem Triggers Gaza-Israel Fire Exchange

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Tensions in Jerusalem Triggers Gaza-Israel Fire Exchange” – below is their description. Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fired some three dozen rockets into Israel overnight Saturday, while the Israeli military struck back at targets operated by the ruling Hamas group. The exchange came as tensions in … Read more Tensions in Jerusalem Triggers Gaza-Israel Fire Exchange

Putin Warns Rivals Against Crossing Russia’s Red Line: ‘You’ll Regret It’

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Putin Warns Rivals Against Crossing Russia’s Red Line: ‘You’ll Regret It’” – below is their description. President Vladimir Putin warned rival nations not to cross Russia’s “red line” in their actions or face a tough response, while holding out an offer of strategic talks amid spiraling tensions … Read more Putin Warns Rivals Against Crossing Russia’s Red Line: ‘You’ll Regret It’

Putin Warns Rivals of Retaliation for Crossing Russia’s ‘Red Line’

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Putin Warns Rivals of Retaliation for Crossing Russia’s ‘Red Line’” – below is their description. President Vladimir Putin warned rival nations not to cross Russia’s “red line” in their actions or face a tough response, while holding out an offer of strategic talks amid spiraling tensions with … Read more Putin Warns Rivals of Retaliation for Crossing Russia’s ‘Red Line’

Putin Gives State-of-the-Nation Address Amid Navalny Protests in Russia

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Putin Gives State-of-the-Nation Address Amid Navalny Protests in Russia” – below is their description. President Vladimir Putin warned rival nations not to cross Russia’s “red line” in their actions or face a tough response, while holding out an offer of strategic talks amid spiraling tensions with the … Read more Putin Gives State-of-the-Nation Address Amid Navalny Protests in Russia

Cape Verde among tourism-reliant countries hit hard by pandemic

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Cape Verde among tourism-reliant countries hit hard by pandemic” – below is their description. The coronavirus pandemic is weighing particularly heavily on countries whose economies depend on tourism, like Cape Verde. The archipelago nation, off West Africa’s coast, holds parliamentary elections on Sunday. Joblessness and speed of … Read more Cape Verde among tourism-reliant countries hit hard by pandemic

Cape Verde faces chronic water shortages after years without rain

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Cape Verde faces chronic water shortages after years without rain” – below is their description. Cape Verde is facing chronic water shortages – after three years with almost no rainfall. The crisis has now become a central campaign issue for the country’s upcoming parliamentary elections. Al Jazeera’s … Read more Cape Verde faces chronic water shortages after years without rain

Russia’s Communist Party: A challenge for the Kremlin? | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Russia’s Communist Party: A challenge for the Kremlin? | DW News” – below is their description. With parliamentary elections taking place in Russia in September, the Kremlin could be facing threats from within the so-called “systemic opposition”. DW’s Emily Sherwin met Communist politician Nikolai Bondarenko in Saratov who’s … Read more Russia’s Communist Party: A challenge for the Kremlin? | DW News

Palestinian election board approves candidate lists for May vote

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Palestinian election board approves candidate lists for May vote” – below is their description. Palestinian election officials have officially approved 36 candidate lists to run in May’s parliamentary elections. It is the first such poll in 15 years. The vote is said to be part of an … Read more Palestinian election board approves candidate lists for May vote

Is there renewed hope for peace in Libya? | The Stream

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Is there renewed hope for peace in Libya? | The Stream” – below is their description. A decade after NATO’s intervention in the Libyan civil war, the country is still struggling from years of chaos complicated by foreign involvement. But a newly sworn-in unity government – the … Read more Is there renewed hope for peace in Libya? | The Stream