North and South Korea restore severed cross-border hotline

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “North and South Korea restore severed cross-border hotline” – below is their description. Seoul says the leaders of North and South Korea have agreed to restore communication channels and improve relations. The agreement follows the exchange of several letters between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North … Read more North and South Korea restore severed cross-border hotline

Afghanistan violence: UN warns of ‘unprecedented’ civilian deaths • FRANCE 24 English

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Afghanistan violence: UN warns of ‘unprecedented’ civilian deaths • FRANCE 24 English” – below is their description. The United Nations warned Monday that #Afghanistan could see the highest number of civilian deaths in more than a decade if the #Taliban’s offensives across the country are not halted. … Read more Afghanistan violence: UN warns of ‘unprecedented’ civilian deaths • FRANCE 24 English

Tunisian president replies to coup critiques: ‘I have followed the constitution’

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Tunisian president replies to coup critiques: ‘I have followed the constitution’” – below is their description. Tunisia is facing its worst crisis in 10 years of democracy after President Kais Saied dismissed Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi and suspended parliament The president imposed a nationwide, night-time curfew for … Read more Tunisian president replies to coup critiques: ‘I have followed the constitution’

Two Koreas Exchange Letters, Vow to Improve Relations

Bloomberg Politics published this video item, entitled “Two Koreas Exchange Letters, Vow to Improve Relations” – below is their description. Jul.26 — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in have exchanged letters and agreed to restore relations. Jihye Lee reports on “Bloomberg Markets: Asia.” Bloomberg Politics YouTube Channel Got a … Read more Two Koreas Exchange Letters, Vow to Improve Relations

UN: Afghanistan will see ‘unprecedented’ civilian casualties as NATO mission departs

Global News published this video item, entitled “UN: Afghanistan will see ‘unprecedented’ civilian casualties as NATO mission departs” – below is their description. Foreign military forces, including the United States, are preparing to pull out of Afghanistan, as the decades-long, NATO-led mission there winds down. The U.S. military presence there is set to wrap-up by … Read more UN: Afghanistan will see ‘unprecedented’ civilian casualties as NATO mission departs

Global National: July 26, 2021 | Mary Simon makes history as Canada’s 1st Inuk governor general

Global News published this video item, entitled “Global National: July 26, 2021 | Mary Simon makes history as Canada’s 1st Inuk governor general” – below is their description. On this episode of Global National: A historic day in Canada as Inuk leader Mary Simon is sworn in as the country’s first Indigenous governor general. Mike … Read more Global National: July 26, 2021 | Mary Simon makes history as Canada’s 1st Inuk governor general

UN warns of ‘unprecedented’ Afghan civilian deaths from Taliban offensives • FRANCE 24 English

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “UN warns of ‘unprecedented’ Afghan civilian deaths from Taliban offensives • FRANCE 24 English” – below is their description. The #UnitedNations warned Monday that #Afghanistan could see the highest number of civilian #deaths in more than a decade if the Taliban’s offensives across the country are not … Read more UN warns of ‘unprecedented’ Afghan civilian deaths from Taliban offensives • FRANCE 24 English

UN Food Systems Summit | Pre-Summit official Ceremony and Global Town Hall: Rising Up to the Future

United Nations published this video item, entitled “UN Food Systems Summit | Pre-Summit official Ceremony and Global Town Hall: Rising Up to the Future” – below is their description. As the pinnacle moment in the Pre-Summit and in the entire UN Food Systems Summit process to date, this session with the UN Secretary-General and Heads … Read more UN Food Systems Summit | Pre-Summit official Ceremony and Global Town Hall: Rising Up to the Future

‘Unprecedented’: UN says Afghan civilian deaths up by 47 percent

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “‘Unprecedented’: UN says Afghan civilian deaths up by 47 percent” – below is their description. A record number of women and children have been killed or injured in Afghanistan in the first six months of this year. The UN’s Assistance Mission to Afghanistan (UNAMA) said in a … Read more ‘Unprecedented’: UN says Afghan civilian deaths up by 47 percent

Extreme weather disasters rock planet • FRANCE 24 English

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Extreme weather disasters rock planet • FRANCE 24 English” – below is their description. Nearly 200 nations start online negotiations Monday to validate a UN science report that will anchor autumn summits charged with preventing climate catastrophe on a planetary scale.  🔔 FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel … Read more Extreme weather disasters rock planet • FRANCE 24 English

Extreme weather smashes records as scientists convene for UN climate talks • FRANCE 24 English

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Extreme weather smashes records as scientists convene for UN climate talks • FRANCE 24 English” – below is their description. Nearly 200 nations start online negotiations Monday to validate a UN science report that will anchor autumn summits charged with preventing climate catastrophe on a planetary scale.  … Read more Extreme weather smashes records as scientists convene for UN climate talks • FRANCE 24 English

Countries look for ‘common ground’ on Climate Crisis ahead of COP26

Channel 4 News published this video item, entitled “Countries look for ‘common ground’ on Climate Crisis ahead of COP26” – below is their description. Wildfires are blazing from Sardinia to Siberia – floodwaters are surging through China, India, the Philippines. Extreme weather is causing severe disruption across the world as ministers from more than fifty … Read more Countries look for ‘common ground’ on Climate Crisis ahead of COP26

Dangerous Environments – New uniformed capability requirements for peacekeepers

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Dangerous Environments – New uniformed capability requirements for peacekeepers” – below is their description. UN Peacekeeping is the international community’s most effective tool to help countries transition to peace. Peacekeepers work in increasingly dangerous operational environments, putting their safety and security at risk. With Member State support, a … Read more Dangerous Environments – New uniformed capability requirements for peacekeepers

Children in Africa at risk from conflict, climate, COVID-19 | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Children in Africa at risk from conflict, climate, COVID-19 | DW News” – below is their description. Niger is in the grips of Islamist violence in its south and western regions – and children are among those bearing the brunt of the insecurity. Hundreds of thousands of people … Read more Children in Africa at risk from conflict, climate, COVID-19 | DW News

Gunshots fired outside funeral for slain Haitian president

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Gunshots fired outside funeral for slain Haitian president” – below is their description. Canada’s Ambassador to the UN Bob Rae joined Power & Politics to discuss the tense funeral for slain Haitian President Jovenel Moïse that was disrupted by protesters and the sound of nearby gunshots. ‘It was … Read more Gunshots fired outside funeral for slain Haitian president