Fears over French troop withdrawal from Africa’s Sahel

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Fears over French troop withdrawal from Africa’s Sahel” – below is their description. France has announced an end to its direct role in operations in Africa’s Sahel, but the security of the region is as uncertain as ever. The French president has for years struggled to convince … Read more Fears over French troop withdrawal from Africa’s Sahel

Schools in Ethiopia used as military bases: HRW

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Schools in Ethiopia used as military bases: HRW” – below is their description. The United Nations’ refugee agency is expressing growing concern about the crisis in Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region. There are reports hundreds of refugees have been taken from displacement camps by soldiers. Schools have also … Read more Schools in Ethiopia used as military bases: HRW

Tokyo Games organisers reject pressure to cancel Olympics

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Tokyo Games organisers reject pressure to cancel Olympics” – below is their description. The organisers of the Tokyo Olympics have made it very clear they are not discussing a possible cancellation. The increasing pressure to scratch the event is now coming from an official partner of the … Read more Tokyo Games organisers reject pressure to cancel Olympics

Thousands evacuated in India as strong Cyclone Yaas inches closer

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Thousands evacuated in India as strong Cyclone Yaas inches closer” – below is their description. Tens of thousands of people are being evacuated from two states in India as “severe” Cyclone Yaas bears down on the east coast. It is likely to come ashore on Wednesday, and … Read more Thousands evacuated in India as strong Cyclone Yaas inches closer

Year-long battle for Stratford family unable to set foot inside house they paid for

1 NEWS published this video item, entitled “Year-long battle for Stratford family unable to set foot inside house they paid for” – below is their description. Fair Go joined the Gavin family as they spent nearly all their money on the fight to live in their home following a mortgagee sale. Subscribe to 1 NEWS: … Read more Year-long battle for Stratford family unable to set foot inside house they paid for

Efforts to end Tajikistan-Kyrgyzstan dispute with Russia as mediator

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Efforts to end Tajikistan-Kyrgyzstan dispute with Russia as mediator” – below is their description. Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan have agreed to use Soviet-era maps to end a decades-long border dispute. At least fifty people were killed during fighting last month. A ceasefire brokered by Russia is now in … Read more Efforts to end Tajikistan-Kyrgyzstan dispute with Russia as mediator

Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan conflict leaves disastrous trails

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan conflict leaves disastrous trails” – below is their description. Kyrgyzstan’s president is promising compensation for families whose homes were destroyed in fighting along its disputed border with Tajikistan. More than 50 people were killed and 60,000 forced to leave. Al Jazeera’s Charles Stratford went to Ak—Sai … Read more Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan conflict leaves disastrous trails

Displaced Kyrgyz residents start returning home amid ceasefire

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Displaced Kyrgyz residents start returning home amid ceasefire” – below is their description. Kyrgyzstan’s leader is calling for a ceasefire with Tajikistan announced on Saturday to be respected as displaced people have begun to return home. A violent dispute over a reservoir that both countries claim as … Read more Displaced Kyrgyz residents start returning home amid ceasefire

Ukraine conflict: Danger and exploitation for eastern coalminers

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Ukraine conflict: Danger and exploitation for eastern coalminers” – below is their description. The yearlong conflict between Ukraine’s army and Russian-backed rebels is putting pressure on those working near the front line. Coalmines in the region have powered heavy industry for generations. But miners say the fighting … Read more Ukraine conflict: Danger and exploitation for eastern coalminers

Foreign fighters backing Russia, Ukraine in conflict

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Foreign fighters backing Russia, Ukraine in conflict” – below is their description. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky says he expects to meet Russia’s Vladimir Putin soon, in a bid to end the conflict in the east. Since it began seven years ago, foreign volunteers have travelled to the … Read more Foreign fighters backing Russia, Ukraine in conflict

Ukraine civilians near border fear Russia tensions

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Ukraine civilians near border fear Russia tensions” – below is their description. Russia has started pulling back some troops after mobilising tens of thousands to Ukraine’s eastern border. But civilians living there say they still fear an increase in violence. Al Jazeera’s Charles Stratford reports from the … Read more Ukraine civilians near border fear Russia tensions

Russia-Ukraine tension: Moscow closes strait between Black, Azov seas

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Russia-Ukraine tension: Moscow closes strait between Black, Azov seas” – below is their description. Russia will continue with plans to close the Kerch Strait between the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov, blocking Ukrainian and other foreign navy ships until the end of October. Moscow says … Read more Russia-Ukraine tension: Moscow closes strait between Black, Azov seas

Fears grow at Eastern Ukrainian border towns as Russian forces amass

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Fears grow at Eastern Ukrainian border towns as Russian forces amass” – below is their description. Conflict between Kiev’s forces and Russian-backed separatists in Ukraine’s east has been escalating. There have been repeated violations by both sides of the ceasefire agreement signed 6 years ago. On Monday … Read more Fears grow at Eastern Ukrainian border towns as Russian forces amass

Fear grows in Ukraine over Russian troop build-up

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Fear grows in Ukraine over Russian troop build-up” – below is their description. People in eastern Ukraine are worried about what a Russian troop build-up on the border may mean for them. And as Al Jazeera’s Charles Stratford reports from Kyiv, concern is growing about an escalation … Read more Fear grows in Ukraine over Russian troop build-up

Ukraine border: Leaders call for Putin to pull back troops

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Ukraine border: Leaders call for Putin to pull back troops” – below is their description. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has pressed for four-way peace negotiations to ease tensions following the build-up of Russian troops along their shared border. During a visit to Paris, Zelenskyy held talks with … Read more Ukraine border: Leaders call for Putin to pull back troops