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US will 'hold Russia accountable' for 'malign activities:' Biden advisor
AFP, 05 Feb 2021
US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan says the United States will "hold Russia accountable" for "malign activities," during a press briefing at the White House. SOUNDBITE
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Barricades burn in Haiti as health workers join anti-government protest
CA, 08 Mar 2021
Barricades burned in the streets of Port-au-Prince in Haiti on Sunday, as thousands marched to demand an end to President Jovenel Moïse's term in office.
Democrat Sen. Cardin says the US needs 'comprehensive immigration reform’
FOX, 08 Mar 2021
Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., argues in favor of comprehensive immigration policies to solve the ‘global problem’ of displaced persons.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe freed in Iran but may face new charges
BBC, 08 Mar 2021
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been released from house arrest in Iran after completing a five year sentence on spying charges, raising hopes that she may be a step closer to ret...
The continuing impact of Bloody Sunday on modern politics
CBS, 08 Mar 2021
It's been 56 years since civil rights activists and supporters crossed the Edmund Pettus Bridge, demanding voting rights.
Multiple explosions rock city of Bata in Equatorial Guinea
DW, 08 Mar 2021
In breaking news from Equatorial Guinea, a series of large explosions has rocked the city of Bata.
Protesters march in Minneapolis on eve of Derek Chauvin's trial
AFP, 08 Mar 2021
People carrying a mock coffin and portraits of George Floyd march in Minneapolis, Minnesota on the eve of the trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin for the murder of Floy...
The refugee with Olympic dreams
Reuters, 08 Mar 2021
Iranian female Olympic medal winner Kimia Alizadeh has been granted refugee status in Germany and aims to compete in the Olympic Refugee Team under a white flag in Tokyo this su...
Pope Performs Mass For Thousands In Northern Iraq | NBC News
NBC, 08 Mar 2021
Pope Francis performed a mass for 10,000 people in a stadium in Erbil, northern Iraq, on the final day of his historic visit to the country, in which Christians are an embattled...
Fareed's take: President Biden shows government can work
CNN, 08 Mar 2021
Fareed Zakaria gives his take on the massive ramp-up of vaccines under President Joe Biden, who has marshaled the full power of the federal government to fight Covid-19.
Biden signs voting rights order on 'Bloody Sunday'
AP, 08 Mar 2021
A new executive order from President Joe Biden directs federal agencies to take a series of steps to promote voting access.
Sri Lankan Catholics demand justice for Easter bombing victims
Al Jazeera, 08 Mar 2021
Sri Lanka's Catholic minorities have held a protest to demand justice for the victims of the Easter Sunday attacks two years ago.
Pope calls on Christians of Qaraqosh, city ravaged by IS fighters, to 'forgive'
FRANCE24, 07 Mar 2021
Pope Francis met Christians on Sunday in an ancient church torched
China calls for unity against politicizing vaccine cooperation
CGTN, 07 Mar 2021
For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video China opposes "vaccine nationalism" and rejects any "vaccine divide" or attempts to politicize cooperation on COVID-19 vaccines, Chinese Sta...
In Full: Sophy Ridge on Sunday
Sky, 07 Mar 2021
Sophy Ridge speaks to Education Secretary Gavin Williamson on England's schools returning safely out of lockdown.
Not so woke | Rights groups flag Boohoo slave-labor record
RT, 07 Mar 2021
Human rights groups accuse fashion brand Boohoo of paying staff
Government focus on recovering from pandemic, not increasing nurses pay, says Education Secretary
Telegraph, 07 Mar 2021
Andrew Marr has asked Education Secretary Gavin Williamson if the 1% NHS pay rise is an insult to nurses.
State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi speaks on China's foreign policy and external relations
CD, 07 Mar 2021
State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi answers questions
Hong Kong airline caterer shifts to making hotel quarantine meals and lunchboxes during pandemic
SCMP, 07 Mar 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube The Covid-19 pandemic has had a huge impact on the global aviation industry.
Government accused of 'snatching away promised 2.1% NHS pay rise'
ITV, 07 Mar 2021
The government is being challenged by the organisation representing
Agro al Día | La importancia del sistema de riego en los cultivos.
SERTV, 07 Mar 2021