George Galloway – The Mother Of All Talkshows – Episode 43

Joining us on the show today is Robbie Martin – co-host of Media Roots Radio & filmmaker to talk about coronavirus in the US and its impact on the upcoming US election. Daniel Kovalik – human rights & labour rights lawyer, professor & author will discuss with George how the UN is dealing with coronavirus … Read more George Galloway – The Mother Of All Talkshows – Episode 43

Iran’s virus response: Gov’t weighs its options

Iran, the Middle East’s worst-affected country, has been hit ard by COVID-19 with nearly 70,000 confirmed cases and more than 4,000 deaths. Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said US sanctions on Iran have made it impossible for the government to even buy medicines. By order of the president, business will begin to reopen in … Read more Iran’s virus response: Gov’t weighs its options

COVID-19 in Iran: Artists call on the US to lift sanctions

In Middle East Matters, FRANCE24’s Tehran correspondent Reza Sayah brings us a report from the capital, where various artists have joined a growing number of voices calling on the Trump administration to lift the economic sanctions. 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 … Read more COVID-19 in Iran: Artists call on the US to lift sanctions

Fighting coronavirus in Iran: Artists call on the US to lift sanctions

In Iran, authorities have been pointing the finger at US sanctions for hampering Tehran’s efforts to curb the coronavirus outbreak. These punitive measures limit banking activities, which in turn place restrictions on the import of certain goods, including medical supplies. Our Tehran correspondent Reza Sayah reports from the capital, where leading Iranian artists have joined a growing number … Read more Fighting coronavirus in Iran: Artists call on the US to lift sanctions

COVID-19 | Sanctions may lead to starvation

A UN official has called for urgent sanctions relief, for low-income countries suffering from the #COVID19 pandemic. 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 http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on Soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/rttv #RT (Russia Today) … Read more COVID-19 | Sanctions may lead to starvation

COVID-19: Iran’s government ‘didn’t botch the response’ | UpFront (Headliner)

According to official figures, at least six people die every hour in Iran from COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus. The Islamic republic has become one of the world’s coronavirus epicentres, with the death toll surpassing 3,000 this week and the number of cases topping 50,000. As the virus spreads in Iran, the government … Read more COVID-19: Iran’s government ‘didn’t botch the response’ | UpFront (Headliner)

Al Jazeera asks Trump if US will help Iran face COVID-19

The war against the coronavirus pandemic is a life-and-death fight for nations. But Iran is waging it with an economy badly crippled by United States sanctions that have left Tehran bereft of financial resources to mount an effective public health response. Al Jazeera’s White House Correspondent Kimberly Halkett asks President Trump whether he will support … Read more Al Jazeera asks Trump if US will help Iran face COVID-19

US outlines proposal for Venezuela transition, sanctions relief

The White House has proposed a plan to put in place a transitional government in Venezuela comprised of members of the opposition and President Nicolas Maduro’s party in exchange for the lifting of sanctions. President Donald Trump’s calculus is that Maduro’s government might be tempted by the US proposal as the oil-rich country reels from … Read more US outlines proposal for Venezuela transition, sanctions relief

Europe skirts U.S. blockade, sends medical goods to Iran

France, Germany and the United Kingdom have shipped medical goods to Iran under a special scheme to bypass the U.S. blockade of the country. It’s the first transaction conducted under a trade mechanism set up to barter humanitarian goods and food after the U.S. violated the 2015 nuclear deal and reimposed sweeping sanctions. Subscribe to … Read more Europe skirts U.S. blockade, sends medical goods to Iran

Coronavirus pandemic: Iran pleads for help as it fights virus under sanctions

Coronavirus pandemic: Iran pleads for help as it fights virus under sanctions. Bijan Khajehpour joins Sanam Shantyei for more. 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 YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.English Follow us on Twitter: … Read more Coronavirus pandemic: Iran pleads for help as it fights virus under sanctions

France sanctions use of chloroquine for certain patients with coronavirus

France 24 reported on the sanctioning of drug called chloroquine for novel coronavirus patients by French authorities. The French government has officially sanctioned prescriptions of chloroquine to treat certain coronavirus patients. In the United States, President Donald Trump has also been touting the use of chloroquine and two other anti-malaria drugs to fight the virus. … Read more France sanctions use of chloroquine for certain patients with coronavirus

Iranian expert on COVID-19: We are in the same boat

Bobby Naderi is a journalist and current affairs commentator based in Iran. In this video, he shares his personal experience and observations during the COVID-19 outbreak in Iran, and calls on the U.S. to lift sanctions to soften the suffering of Iranians. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): … Read more Iranian expert on COVID-19: We are in the same boat

Iran rejects U.S. ‘offer’ of medical assistance

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei has made a televised speech to the nation, aired live on state television. He rejected a U.S. offer for medical help, even as Washington steps up its crippling campaign of sanctions against Iran. 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 … Read more Iran rejects U.S. ‘offer’ of medical assistance

Pakistan Says Coronavirus Could Devastate Poor Countries

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan says he fears the new coronavirus will devastate third world economies, warning richer economies to prepare to write off the debts of the world’s poorer countries. He also called for an end to sanctions on Iran saying they were crippling the nation’s ability to even contain the spread of the … Read more Pakistan Says Coronavirus Could Devastate Poor Countries

Iran’s coronavirus death toll jumps by 113 in a day

Iran is warning that the pandemic could overwhelm health facilities there as the death toll jumped to 724. The number of people with the virus in Iran is nearing 14,000. The health ministry says around 15 percent of those who have died were under the age of 40. Iran’s president says the fight against the … Read more Iran’s coronavirus death toll jumps by 113 in a day