New US sanctions amid calls to free Nicaragua opposition figures

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “New US sanctions amid calls to free Nicaragua opposition figures” – below is their description. The global community urged #Nicaragua Wednesday to free four recently-detained #opposition #presidential #candidates, as the United States announced sanctions against allies of long-serving leader Daniel #Ortega. The #detention of the four — … Read more New US sanctions amid calls to free Nicaragua opposition figures

Peru’s desire for change: towards a new constitution?

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Peru’s desire for change: towards a new constitution?” – below is their description. Join François Picard and today’s panel on The Debate as they discuss the political and social willingness for a new constitution in the Latin-American country, following the polarising 2021 presidential elections. Our panel consists … Read more Peru’s desire for change: towards a new constitution?

How ‘election fraud’ remains *the* GOP talking point

CNN published this video item, entitled “How ‘election fraud’ remains *the* GOP talking point” – below is their description. Former President Donald Trump declared the 2020 election fraudulent before he even officially lost, but how long will this accusation hold the Republican Party captive? In the latest episode of The Point, CNN’s Chris Cillizza explains … Read more How ‘election fraud’ remains *the* GOP talking point

A tight race for the presidential elections in Peru

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “A tight race for the presidential elections in Peru” – below is their description. The second round of the #Presidentialelections in #Peru takes place on the 6th of June. Polls predict a tight race between the socialist Pedro #Castillo and the right-wing opponent Keiko #Fujimori. FRANCE 24 … Read more A tight race for the presidential elections in Peru

Nicaraguan police raid home of opposition presidential hopeful

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Nicaraguan police raid home of opposition presidential hopeful” – below is their description. Nicaraguan police have raided the home of opposition leader Cristiana Chamorro, placing her under house arrest. She was expected to run in presidential elections in November. Now, the Organization of American States and Human … Read more Nicaraguan police raid home of opposition presidential hopeful

Nicaragua elections: New reform challenges presidential candidates

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Nicaragua elections: New reform challenges presidential candidates” – below is their description. The United Nations has warned that a new electoral law may affect the impartiality of November’s parliamentary and presidential elections. Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega is seeking a fourth consecutive term in November but critics say … Read more Nicaragua elections: New reform challenges presidential candidates

Why are FRENCH 🇫🇷 pensions UNSUSTAINABLE 💸 ? – VisualPolitik EN

VisualPolitik EN published this video item, entitled “Why are FRENCH 🇫🇷 pensions UNSUSTAINABLE 💸 ? – VisualPolitik EN” – below is their description. Join the VisualPolitik community and support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/VisualPolitik France’s pension system is on the verge of collapse. However, Macron’s proposed reform attempt raised a wave of protests and a general … Read more Why are FRENCH 🇫🇷 pensions UNSUSTAINABLE 💸 ? – VisualPolitik EN

Syrians vote in ‘sham’ election set to be won by Assad

CNN published this video item, entitled “Syrians vote in ‘sham’ election set to be won by Assad” – below is their description. Syrians were voted in presidential elections widely dismissed by experts and activists as a sham poll, rigged in favor of President Bashar al-Assad. Assad, 55, who has repeatedly been accused of war crimes … Read more Syrians vote in ‘sham’ election set to be won by Assad

Syria: The story of one tragedy | Watch on RT International

RT published this video item, entitled “Syria: The story of one tragedy | Watch on RT International” – below is their description. Despite a decade of devastating war that’s plunged the country into total chaos, Syria is now holding presidential elections. RT went to the country to capture how people there are recovering after enduring … Read more Syria: The story of one tragedy | Watch on RT International

‘Prime Minister Suga, please call off the Olympics’

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “‘Prime Minister Suga, please call off the Olympics’” – below is their description. IN THE PRESS – Wednesday, May 26, 2021: Iranian papers react to the exclusion of prominent moderates and reformists from upcoming presidential elections. There’s frustration after Malian generals seize power for the second time in a year. Major Japanese … Read more ‘Prime Minister Suga, please call off the Olympics’

Belarus releases video of jailed journalist Roman Protasevich as EU sanctions Minsk

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Belarus releases video of jailed journalist Roman Protasevich as EU sanctions Minsk” – below is their description. A video has been released of dissident journalist Roman Protasevich, who was arrested aboard a Ryanair flight that was forced down by the Belarus air force on May 23, … Read more Belarus releases video of jailed journalist Roman Protasevich as EU sanctions Minsk

Seven candidates to run in presidential elections as Iran bars Ahmadinejad, Larijani

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Seven candidates to run in presidential elections as Iran bars Ahmadinejad, Larijani” – below is their description. Iran on Tuesday approved seven hopefuls to stand in a June 18 presidential poll, with judiciary chief Ebrahim Raisi among the mainly ultraconservative candidates while former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and former … Read more Seven candidates to run in presidential elections as Iran bars Ahmadinejad, Larijani

Belarus, Yemen, Occupied Palestinian Territory & other topics – Daily Briefing (24 May 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Belarus, Yemen, Occupied Palestinian Territory & other topics – Daily Briefing (24 May 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Belarus – Democratic Republic Of The Congo/Statement – Democratic Republic Of The Congo/Humanitarian – Samoa – Secretary-General/World Health … Read more Belarus, Yemen, Occupied Palestinian Territory & other topics – Daily Briefing (24 May 2021)

‘Full accountability for crimes committed during the Libyan conflict’ – Kubiš (UNSMIL) – SC Briefing

United Nations published this video item, entitled “‘Full accountability for crimes committed during the Libyan conflict’ – Kubiš (UNSMIL) – SC Briefing” – below is their description. The Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL), Ján Kubiš, today (21 May) told the Security Council that “full accountability” for crimes committed during the … Read more ‘Full accountability for crimes committed during the Libyan conflict’ – Kubiš (UNSMIL) – SC Briefing

Why the Jersey fishing row with France suits Boris Johnson, Emmanuel Macron and the EU | Analysis

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Why the Jersey fishing row with France suits Boris Johnson, Emmanuel Macron and the EU | Analysis” – below is their description. Tensions have quickly escalated in a row over post-Brexit fishing rights but the situation could actually be doing Boris Johnson and Emmanuel Macron a favour. That … Read more Why the Jersey fishing row with France suits Boris Johnson, Emmanuel Macron and the EU | Analysis