Live: Damask roses bloom despite pandemic, war in Syria

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: Damask roses bloom despite pandemic, war in Syria” – below is their description. Damask roses’ blooming season starts in May in Syria. Known for an uplifting floral scent, the flower’s petals are processed to make essential oils. But how is the Syrian rose industry coping with a multitude … Read more Live: Damask roses bloom despite pandemic, war in Syria

Mohamed Zuhbi deported to Australia from Turkey accused of recruiting for Islamic State | 7NEWS

7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “Mohamed Zuhbi deported to Australia from Turkey accused of recruiting for Islamic State | 7NEWS” – below is their description. A Sydney man accused of recruiting for Islamic State has arrived home to face terrorism charges. In dramatic scenes, Mohamed Zuhbi was marched off a plane after being … Read more Mohamed Zuhbi deported to Australia from Turkey accused of recruiting for Islamic State | 7NEWS

Chemical Weapons in Syria – Izumi Nakamitsu (USG & UNODA) briefs the UN Security Council

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Chemical Weapons in Syria – Izumi Nakamitsu (USG & UNODA) briefs the UN Security Council” – below is their description. UN High Representative for Disarmament Affairs Izumi Nakamitsu said the findings of the OPCW’s Investigation and Identification Team with regards to an incident in Syria’s Saraqib are “deeply … Read more Chemical Weapons in Syria – Izumi Nakamitsu (USG & UNODA) briefs the UN Security Council

Syria says Israeli raids hit port region

Reuters published this video item, entitled “Syria says Israeli raids hit port region” – below is their description. Syrian air defenses intercepted several Israeli missiles during pre-dawn raids on the Mediterranean port city of Latakia, according to the Syrian army #News #Reuters #Syria #Latakia #Israel #SyrianArmy Reuters YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts … Read more Syria says Israeli raids hit port region

The children of Syria devastated by a decade of civil war

ABC News published this video item, entitled “The children of Syria devastated by a decade of civil war” – below is their description. ABC News’ James Longman reports on the impact the civil war has had on Syria’s children after more than 10 years, and the aftermath of ISIS. ABC News YouTube Channel Got a … Read more The children of Syria devastated by a decade of civil war

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

Syrian refugee trains for Tokyo Paralympics

Reuters published this video item, entitled “Syrian refugee trains for Tokyo Paralympics” – below is their description. As a teenager in Syria, Ibrahim al-Hussein dreamt of becoming an Olympic swimmer before he lost a leg in the war. Now a refugee in Greece, he is training for a place at the Tokyo Paralympics. #News #Reuters … Read more Syrian refugee trains for Tokyo Paralympics

The Syrian refugee and his horse who fled the war

Reuters published this video item, entitled “The Syrian refugee and his horse who fled the war” – below is their description. Syrian refugee Hussein Rahmoun and his horse Amira found refuge at an Idlib farm after fleeing his hometown two years ago during the ongoing conflict in the country. #Syria #Reuters #News Reuters YouTube Channel … Read more The Syrian refugee and his horse who fled the war

Myanmar Residents Say Life After Military Coup is Unsafe, Without Future

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Myanmar Residents Say Life After Military Coup is Unsafe, Without Future” – below is their description. The reality on the ground for many in Myanmar is bleak as they see no end to the violence that arrived with the military coup. “Our futures expectations suddenly disappear,” says … Read more Myanmar Residents Say Life After Military Coup is Unsafe, Without Future

Can Lebanon be saved? | The Stream

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Can Lebanon be saved? | The Stream” – below is their description. Hunger has taken hold across Lebanon. Reeling from economic collapse, the coronavirus pandemic and skyrocketing inflation, millions of people are struggling to put food on the table this month, let alone commemorate Ramadan. For most, … Read more Can Lebanon be saved? | The Stream

Cyprus, India/Covid-19, Elsie Initiative & other topics – Daily Briefing (28 April 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Cyprus, India/Covid-19, Elsie Initiative & other topics – Daily Briefing (28 April 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Cyprus – Covid-19/Media – India/Covid-19 – Mongolia/Covid-19 – Burkina Faso – Syria – Appointment – Somalia – The … Read more Cyprus, India/Covid-19, Elsie Initiative & other topics – Daily Briefing (28 April 2021)

Syrian-Turkish border: Volkan Bozkir (UN-PGA) visits vital UN cross-border humanitarian operations

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Syrian-Turkish border: Volkan Bozkir (UN-PGA) visits vital UN cross-border humanitarian operations” – below is their description. “The brutal conflict in Syria has been going on for a decade. It has killed half a million people, forced a majority to flee their homes, and pushed 80 per cent of … Read more Syrian-Turkish border: Volkan Bozkir (UN-PGA) visits vital UN cross-border humanitarian operations

Saudi Arabia bans Lebanese produce over drug smuggling

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Saudi Arabia bans Lebanese produce over drug smuggling” – below is their description. Saudi Arabia has suspended the import of fruit and vegetables from Lebanon; it says shipments are being used for drug smuggling after millions of pills were found in boxes of pomegranates. Lebanon exports 400,000 … Read more Saudi Arabia bans Lebanese produce over drug smuggling

Iran Foreign Minister claims John Kerry told him about Israeli attacks in Syria

Fox News published this video item, entitled “Iran Foreign Minister claims John Kerry told him about Israeli attacks in Syria” – below is their description. Iran Foreign Ministry is looking into leak of audio of Mohammad Javad Zarif’s comments on John Kerry; FOX News’ Rich Edson reports on ‘Special Report.’ Fox News YouTube Channel Got … Read more Iran Foreign Minister claims John Kerry told him about Israeli attacks in Syria