Chinese medical team arrives in Republic of Congo to support COVID-19 fight

A 12-member Chinese medical #expert team arrived in Brazzaville to support the Republic of Congo’s fight against COVID-19. They will train personnel, exchange views with local medical workers, and explore solutions. #Coronavirus #Pandemic Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv … Read more Chinese medical team arrives in Republic of Congo to support COVID-19 fight

Pro-Beijing Hong Kong Lawmakers Support New Security Law

“When you compare the national security of the People’s Republic of China and the safety of its people, the stock performance with the Hong Kong stock market pales into insignificance,” says pro-Beijing lawmaker Martin Liao Cheung-kong. He was joined by fellow establishment politician Regina Ip, at a press conference in LegCo, Hong Kong’s legislative council. … Read more Pro-Beijing Hong Kong Lawmakers Support New Security Law

Russia Becomes Second in Coronavirus Cases Worldwide

Russia’s coronavirus caseload surpassed 300,000 on Wednesday, second only to the U.S. New hotspots contributed to the count in infections, such as the North Caucasus republic of Dagestan, one of the hardest hit regions. Medical services have struggled to contain the virus and federal authorities dispatched doctors and medical equipment to the region. In Moscow, … Read more Russia Becomes Second in Coronavirus Cases Worldwide

Xi Jinping, President of the People’s Republic of China address during the High Level Welcome WHA73

His Excellency President Xi Jinping, President of the People’s Republic of China addressing the 73rd World Health Assembly. “China will provide US$ 2 billion over 2 years to help with COVID-19 response, and with economic and social development in affected countries, especially developing countries.”

‘Catastrophe’ in Dagestan | Republic on the brink of a ‘medical emergency’

In Dagestan, more than 40 medical workers have died from complications associated with COVID-19. That’s according to local Health Minister Jamaludin Hajibragimov, speaking on Instagram to blogger Ruslan Kurbanov. MORE: https://on.rt.com/ahb3 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 … Read more ‘Catastrophe’ in Dagestan | Republic on the brink of a ‘medical emergency’

Johnson U-turn on NI border checks?

The UK government has published it’s approach to the Northern Ireland border protocol, saying ‘some checks will be needed’. Mr Johnson had previously said in 2019 that there would ‘absolutely not’ be any checks on the border between North Ireland and the Irish Republic after Brexit. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews … Read more Johnson U-turn on NI border checks?

Palestine Sunbird: A Stamp of Defiance | Al Jazeera World

Palestinian protest against Israeli occupation has taken many forms in the past seven decades – from all-out Arab-Israeli war, to the Intifadas and the Great March of Return. On a global level, Palestinian leaders continue to lobby for increased international recognition of the State of Palestine. Meanwhile, on a smaller scale, other forms of self-determination … Read more Palestine Sunbird: A Stamp of Defiance | Al Jazeera World

Impact of COVID-19 on the African continent & other topics – Daily Briefing (19 May 2020)

Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam – General Assembly – Policy Brief on Africa – Africa Dialogue Series – ECOSOC – Libya – Peacekeeping Missions – WHO Report – Cabo Verde – Cameroon – Bangladesh – Afghanistan – UN Global Compact – Latin America – EL … Read more Impact of COVID-19 on the African continent & other topics – Daily Briefing (19 May 2020)

World Health Assembly & other topics – Daily Briefing (18 May 2020)

Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Secretary-General/World Health Assembly – Deputy Secretary-General/Commencement – ECOSOC – Syria/Security Council – Afghanistan – Félicien Kabuga – Burundi – Central African Republic – COVID-19/Kazakhstan – COVID-19/Somalia – International Day against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia – COVID-19/Museums – COVID-19/Hunger – Donald Paneth SECRETARY-GENERAL/WORLD HEALTH ASSEMBLY … Read more World Health Assembly & other topics – Daily Briefing (18 May 2020)

Rising CAR unrest threatens to reignite war

Rising violence in the Central African Republic is threatening to plunge the country back into war. Fighting has intensified between ethnic groups and armed gangs vying for territory. Aid workers say they are unable to help thousands of people who have been displaced by the conflict. Al Jazeera’s Ahmed Idris reports. – Subscribe to our … Read more Rising CAR unrest threatens to reignite war

Czech Republic Allows Beer Gardens To Reopen

Cheers from Prague! The Czech Republic has allowed beer gardens to reopen, a small relief for the country’s $2bn restaurant industry. The government is gradually relaxing restrictions after 8 weeks of coronavirus lockdown. In the first easing phase, only outdoor venues are allowed to serve customers. However, damage from the coronavirus dented the European Union’s … Read more Czech Republic Allows Beer Gardens To Reopen

The Community Cast Reunites For A Virtual Table Read May 18th!

The Greendale Community College study group is coming back together benefitting World Central Kitchen and Frontline Foods. Join the cast and creator, Dan Harmon, Monday May 18th at 2pm PST on the official Community Youtube Channel. Watch The Table Read Here: https://bit.ly/CommunityTableRead About Community: When the legitimacy of his college degree is challenged, lawyer Jeff … Read more The Community Cast Reunites For A Virtual Table Read May 18th!

Mental health services during COVID-19 & other topics – Daily Briefing (13 May 2020)

Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Mental Health – Deputy Secretary-Genera/COVID-19/Sustainable Development – Lebanon – Afghanistan – South Sudan – Libya – COVID-19/Prisons – COVID-19/Children -Trade – World Health Statistics – Iraq – Democratic Republic of the Congo – Virtual Press Briefing Tomorrow, – Financial Contribution MENTAL HEALTH POLICY BRIEF  … Read more Mental health services during COVID-19 & other topics – Daily Briefing (13 May 2020)