Somalia’s first women’s football team, the Golden Girls | Al Jazeera World

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Somalia’s first women’s football team, the Golden Girls | Al Jazeera World” – below is their description. Courage, corruption, culture and competition – all major factors in the life and times of the first women’s football team in Somalia and its inspirational young coach, Shaima Sellal. The … Read more Somalia’s first women’s football team, the Golden Girls | Al Jazeera World

At least 8 killed in Mogadishu suicide bombing targeting government convoy

Global News published this video item, entitled “At least 8 killed in Mogadishu suicide bombing targeting government convoy” – below is their description. WARNING: Video contains graphic images, viewer discretion advised. A suicide car bomb targeting a government convoy exploded at a busy junction in Somalia’s capital on Saturday, killing at least eight people, an … Read more At least 8 killed in Mogadishu suicide bombing targeting government convoy

Libya’s EU-funded migrant camp hit by sexual assault allegations

RT published this video item, entitled “Libya’s EU-funded migrant camp hit by sexual assault allegations” – below is their description. There have been allegations of sexual abuse at an EU-funded migrant camp in Libya. In testimony, a teenage girl from Somalia says the most recent occurrence was not the first time she was subjected to … Read more Libya’s EU-funded migrant camp hit by sexual assault allegations

UK on Tigray, Ethiopia – Security Council Media Stakeout

United Nations published this video item, entitled “UK on Tigray, Ethiopia – Security Council Media Stakeout” – below is their description. Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom to the United Nations, Ambassador Woodward briefs reporters on Tigray, at the Security Council Stakeout. The UK announced a further 16.7 million pounds in aid for Ethiopia, and … Read more UK on Tigray, Ethiopia – Security Council Media Stakeout

UN warns 350,000 people could face starvation in Ethiopia

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “UN warns 350,000 people could face starvation in Ethiopia” – below is their description. A report issued Thursday warns that over 350,000 people in #Ethiopia’s #Tigray province are facing #famine and over 2 million are just a step away, blaming the dire situation on the ongoing conflict … Read more UN warns 350,000 people could face starvation in Ethiopia

Some 350,000 people in Ethiopia’s Tigray in famine -U.N. document

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Some 350,000 people in Ethiopia’s Tigray in famine -U.N. document” – below is their description. A report issued Thursday warns that over 350,000 people in #Ethiopia’s #Tigray province are facing #famine and over 2 million are just a step away, blaming the dire situation on the ongoing … Read more Some 350,000 people in Ethiopia’s Tigray in famine -U.N. document

Somalia: “Al-Shabaab remains a serious threat” – Security Council Briefing

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Somalia: “Al-Shabaab remains a serious threat” – Security Council Briefing” – below is their description. “Al-Shabaab remains a serious threat manifesting the ability to plan and execute complex attacks on a range of targets across Somalia,” the top UN official in the country told the Security Council, warning … Read more Somalia: “Al-Shabaab remains a serious threat” – Security Council Briefing

Kenya reopens schools in terror-prone Boni Forest | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Kenya reopens schools in terror-prone Boni Forest | DW News” – below is their description. Children in Kenya’s northeast Boni Forest, on the border with Somalia, returned to the classroom this week, after seven years. Schools were forced to close there because teachers were not willing to work … Read more Kenya reopens schools in terror-prone Boni Forest | DW News

Palestine, Somalia, Every Woman Every Child & other topics – Daily Briefing (11 May 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Palestine, Somalia, Every Woman Every Child & other topics – Daily Briefing (11 May 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Secretary General’s travels to Russia – Every Woman Every Child – Palestine – Somalia – World Economy … Read more Palestine, Somalia, Every Woman Every Child & other topics – Daily Briefing (11 May 2021)

Biden Raises U.S. Refugee Cap to 62,500 After Backlash for Keep Trump Limit

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Biden Raises U.S. Refugee Cap to 62,500 After Backlash for Keep Trump Limit” – below is their description. President Joe Biden is formally lifting the nation’s refugee cap to 62,500 this year, weeks after facing bipartisan blowback for his delay in lifting former President Donald Trump’s limit … Read more Biden Raises U.S. Refugee Cap to 62,500 After Backlash for Keep Trump Limit

India Pandemic, Kyrgyzstan/Tajikistan, El Salvador & other topics – Daily Briefing (03 May 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “India Pandemic, Kyrgyzstan/Tajikistan, El Salvador & other topics – Daily Briefing (03 May 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: -Kyrgyzstan/Tajikistan -El Salvador -General Assembly -World Press Freedom Day -Myanmar -COVID-19/India -Central African Republic -Ebola, Somalia -Afghanistan -Press briefings … Read more India Pandemic, Kyrgyzstan/Tajikistan, El Salvador & other topics – Daily Briefing (03 May 2021)

Surviving Ramadan in Somalia: Drought worsens the plight of IDPs

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Surviving Ramadan in Somalia: Drought worsens the plight of IDPs” – below is their description. A prolonged drought in Somalia is pushing a record number of families to leave their homes in search of water and grass for their cattle to graze on.. Climate change is changing … Read more Surviving Ramadan in Somalia: Drought worsens the plight of IDPs

Will Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan go to a full-scale war? | Inside Story

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Will Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan go to a full-scale war? | Inside Story” – below is their description. Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan have been in dispute over land and water resources for more than three decades. But that’s recently escalated into the heaviest fighting in years. At least 40 … Read more Will Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan go to a full-scale war? | Inside Story

Somalia’s parliament unanimously votes to cancel presidential extension

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Somalia’s parliament unanimously votes to cancel presidential extension” – below is their description. Somali lawmakers voted unanimously on Saturday to cancel a two-year presidential term extension they had approved last month, after clashes in the capital Mogadishu between factions of the security forces, which are divided over … Read more Somalia’s parliament unanimously votes to cancel presidential extension

Sexual Violence in Terrorism – “It Breaks Your Heart to Hear About the Brutality” – Awake at Night

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Sexual Violence in Terrorism – “It Breaks Your Heart to Hear About the Brutality” – Awake at Night” – below is their description. “When you talk to Yazidi women, they tell you they want justice and reparations, in addition to support services […] Whether it is Iraq […] … Read more Sexual Violence in Terrorism – “It Breaks Your Heart to Hear About the Brutality” – Awake at Night