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The Trial of Anwar Raslan | People and Power
Al Jazeera, 13 Jan 2022
Warning: This episode contains images that viewers may find distressing.
During the Syrian civil war, many tens of thousands of people have been detained, tortured, raped and murdered by the regime of President Bashar al-Assad.
Since April 2020, one of his intelligence officials, Anwar Raslan, has been on trial in Koblenz, Germany - accused of participating in those crimes.
With the court nearing a verdict, reporter Nina Donaghy went behind the scenes for People & Power to meet the victims and prosecutors determined to get justice
This is the first of two special reports.
The second episode will be shown on Al Jazeera at 22:30 GMT on Wednesday, January 19, 2022.
How Jan. 6 Changed One Man's Path Away From QAnon
NBC, 20 Jan 2022
NBC's Brandy Zadrozny spoke to a man who was a believer in the
Was the Iran nuclear deal a 'historic mistake'? | Conflict Zone
DW, 20 Jan 2022
When it comes to the nuclear talks between Iran and the West, no country watches as closely as Israel.
This is why Putin feels threatened over Ukraine: Sen. Portman
FOX, 20 Jan 2022
Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, joined 'America's Newsroom' to discuss a potential Russian-led invasion of Ukraine after visiting the nation with other senators.
Former child soldiers remember Sierra Leone's brutal civil war 20 years on
AFP, 20 Jan 2022
20 years after the end of the brutal civil war that ravaged Sierra Leone (1991-2002), two former child soldiers that were abducted by rebel forces and forced to fight, reflect o...
Blinken: U.S. will prevent Russian aggression in Ukraine
Reuters, 20 Jan 2022
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said that Russia could launch a new attack on Ukraine at very short notice, but Washington would pursue diplomacy as long as it could.
Airlines say 5G networks will cause "catastrophic disruption"
CBS, 20 Jan 2022
Major U.S. airlines warn the rollout of new 5G networks could potentially ground and delay planes, as AT&T and Verizon plan to launch 5G towers near airports across the country.
Conservative MP moves to opposition party and another tells UK PM to 'go'
BBC, 20 Jan 2022
Former cabinet minister David Davis has joined calls for Boris Johnson to stand down while backbencher Christian Wakeford has defected to the opposition, in a difficult day for ...
Cosmonauts conduct spacewalk at ISS
AP, 20 Jan 2022
Cosmonauts outfit the Nauka Multipurpose Laboratory Module during a spacewalk at the International Space Station.
Canada's support of Ukraine rooted in keeping peace, supporting people: Trudeau | FULL
CA, 20 Jan 2022
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, alongside Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos, delivered an update on Wednesday as the Omicron-fuelled fifth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic a...
Can the UN's agency for Palestinian refugees survive? | Inside Story
Al Jazeera, 20 Jan 2022
Nearly six million Palestinian refugees in the Middle East rely on the UN agency UNRWA for food aid, healthcare, education and other essential services.
'In the name of God, go': Conservative MP to Boris Johnson
CNN, 19 Jan 2022
Conservative MP David Davis, from the same party as Prime Minister Boris Johnson, called on the British leader to step down from office as Johnson faces a torrent of criticism f...
EU presidency: France's Macron faces European lawmakers over agenda • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 19 Jan 2022
European MPs react to French President Emmanuel #Macron's speech to the #EU Parliament, as his country takes on the bloc's rotating #presidency.
Quad Series: England ready to face the Aussies in tonight's final
Sky, 19 Jan 2022
Jess Thirlby, head coach of England national netball team says the reigning Commonwealth champions are 'hungry' to win the Quad series.
Live: Boris Johnson faces MPs at PMQs as leadership threat grows
ITV, 19 Jan 2022
MPs, already furious at the PM's handling of the scandal, have
CrossTalk | Biden Underwater
RT, 19 Jan 2022
The Biden administration is underwater in just about every way. Is this due to bad policies or bad messaging? Maybe it is both.
CD, 19 Jan 2022
Inside the Taiwanese navy’s ‘hell week’, where less than half the participants make it through
SCMP, 19 Jan 2022
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube It’s a week so hellish that even the so-called “road to heaven” is paved with blood, bruises and ...
Exclusive Latest situation from a Chinese employee in Tonga after volcanic eruption
CGTN, 19 Jan 2022
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Our boss is not the Prime Minister, our boss is the British public, says James Heappey
Telegraph, 19 Jan 2022
James Heappey, the Armed Forces minister, has urged fellow Tory MPs wanting to overthrow the Prime Minister to back down in the face of a volatile domestic and international sit...
U.K. Inflation Jumps to Highest Rate in 30 Years
Bloomberg, 19 Jan 2022
U.K. CPI data for December beat forecasts, confirming a surge in inflation to 5.4%.