Ethiopia: Tigray conflict overshadows Abiy Ahmed’s quest for legitimacy | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Ethiopia: Tigray conflict overshadows Abiy Ahmed’s quest for legitimacy | DW News” – below is their description. Ethiopians are voting in national elections on Monday. It’s a day of reckoning for Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed as he hopes to boost his legitimacy with the vote.At his first and … Read more Ethiopia: Tigray conflict overshadows Abiy Ahmed’s quest for legitimacy | DW News

INSIDE A POLLING STATION IN TEHRAN

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “INSIDE A POLLING STATION IN TEHRAN” – below is their description. Iranians headed to the polls Friday in a presidential election tipped in favour of an ultraconservative protégé of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, fuelling public apathy amid the disqualification of moderate candidates. James André takes us … Read more INSIDE A POLLING STATION IN TEHRAN

Armenia’s PM Pashinyan, rival Kocharyan in tight race ahead of snap parliamentary vote

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Armenia’s PM Pashinyan, rival Kocharyan in tight race ahead of snap parliamentary vote” – below is their description. Armenian leaders wrapped up campaigning on Friday ahead of snap weekend polls to end a political crisis sparked by a humiliating military defeat to Azerbaijan last year. FRANCE 24 … Read more Armenia’s PM Pashinyan, rival Kocharyan in tight race ahead of snap parliamentary vote

Armenia’s PM Pashinyan, rival Kocharyan in tight race ahead of snap parliamentary vote

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Armenia’s PM Pashinyan, rival Kocharyan in tight race ahead of snap parliamentary vote” – below is their description. Armenian leaders wrapped up campaigning on Friday ahead of snap weekend polls to end a political crisis sparked by a humiliating military defeat to Azerbaijan last year. FRANCE 24 … Read more Armenia’s PM Pashinyan, rival Kocharyan in tight race ahead of snap parliamentary vote

Armenia’s PM Pashinyan, rival Kocharyan in tight race ahead of snap parliamentary vote

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Armenia’s PM Pashinyan, rival Kocharyan in tight race ahead of snap parliamentary vote” – below is their description. Armenian leaders wrapped up campaigning on Friday ahead of snap weekend polls to end a political crisis sparked by a humiliating military defeat to Azerbaijan last year. FRANCE 24 … Read more Armenia’s PM Pashinyan, rival Kocharyan in tight race ahead of snap parliamentary vote

Iranians head to the polls to elect new president

Channel 4 News published this video item, entitled “Iranians head to the polls to elect new president” – below is their description. Iranians are voting to elect a new President, with the hardline judiciary chief Ebrahim Raisi widely tipped to win. However, amid widespread apathy among voters, turnout is expected to be historically low. Some … Read more Iranians head to the polls to elect new president

Violence in Ethiopia threatens to tear country apart

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Violence in Ethiopia threatens to tear country apart” – below is their description. Many people have fled Ethiopia in recent months. In the region of Tigray, thousands have been killed during a military operation to capture fugitive local leaders. Ethnic conflicts have also led to the deaths … Read more Violence in Ethiopia threatens to tear country apart

Economic challenges loom over Iran as it holds presidential election

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Economic challenges loom over Iran as it holds presidential election” – below is their description. With Iranian voters heading to the polls for a presidential election, we take a closer look at the economic situation in the country. As Iran grapples with tough US sanctions, the economy … Read more Economic challenges loom over Iran as it holds presidential election

Iran election: Hardline cleric and judiciary chief Raisi is front-runner

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Iran election: Hardline cleric and judiciary chief Raisi is front-runner” – below is their description. #Iranian #voters went to the #polls Friday in a #presidential #election in which ultraconservative cleric Ebrahim #Raisi is seen as all but certain to coast to victory over his vetted rivals. FRANCE … Read more Iran election: Hardline cleric and judiciary chief Raisi is front-runner

Hardlinner tipped to win as Iranian voters choose new president

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Hardlinner tipped to win as Iranian voters choose new president” – below is their description. Following the end of #President Hassan #Rouhani’s two terms in office, #Iran goes to the #polls on June 18 to elect a new president. But in a country where the Supreme Leader … Read more Hardlinner tipped to win as Iranian voters choose new president

Iranians head to the polls with ultraconservative Raisi tipped to win

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Iranians head to the polls with ultraconservative Raisi tipped to win” – below is their description. Iranian voters went to the polls Friday in a presidential election in which ultraconservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi is seen as all but certain to coast to victory over his vetted rivals. FRANCE … Read more Iranians head to the polls with ultraconservative Raisi tipped to win

Voters in Iran go to the polls to choose a new president

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Voters in Iran go to the polls to choose a new president” – below is their description. Iranian voters went to the polls Friday in a presidential election in which ultraconservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi is seen as all but certain to coast to victory over his vetted rivals. … Read more Voters in Iran go to the polls to choose a new president

It’s the economy, stupid, says Iran’s shrinking middle class ahead of vote

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “It’s the economy, stupid, says Iran’s shrinking middle class ahead of vote” – below is their description. Battered by a double whammy of the Covid-19 pandemic and crushing sanctions after the US withdrew from the 2015 nuclear deal, Iran’s economy is the top concern as voters head to … Read more It’s the economy, stupid, says Iran’s shrinking middle class ahead of vote

Iran presidential election: What’s at stake ?

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Iran presidential election: What’s at stake ?” – below is their description. On Friday, Iranians will be heading to the polls to elect a new president. What’s at stake in this presidential election? FRANCE 24’s Sanam Shantyaei explains. FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave … Read more Iran presidential election: What’s at stake ?

Iran’s trailblazing female biker counts on incoming president to fix country’s economy

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Iran’s trailblazing female biker counts on incoming president to fix country’s economy” – below is their description. #BehnazShafiei is a #motocross #rider and the only #Iranian female rider to have done professional #roadracing. Following the end of #President Hassan #Rouhani’s two terms in office, #Iran goes to … Read more Iran’s trailblazing female biker counts on incoming president to fix country’s economy