How serious is Canada about climate protection? | DW News

From DW News. Canada is the fourth largest oil producer in the world and still wants to be a climate pioneer. How is that supposed to work? DW’s Tim Schauenberg interviews Environment Minister Steven Guilbeault Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/deutschewelleenglish?sub_confirmation=1 For more news go to: http://www.dw.com/en/ Follow DW on social media: ►Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/deutschewellenews/ ►Twitter: https://twitter.com/dwnews ►Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dwnews ►Twitch:…

Deadly tornadoes plow through Tennessee | DW News

From DW News. Residents in the US state of Tennessee are assessing the damage after tornadoes and severe thunderstorms left a trail of destruction. At least six people were killed and dozens of others needed medical treatment. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/deutschewelleenglish?sub_confirmation=1 For more news go to: http://www.dw.com/en/ Follow DW on social media: ►Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/deutschewellenews/ ►Twitter: https://twitter.com/dwnews ►Instagram:…

Illegal logging for firewood threatens forests in Kosovo | Focus on Europe

From DW News. The high cost of energy in Kosovo means that more households are heating with firewood. As a result, illegal logging is on the rise. That’s devastating to the forest ecosystem — and puts rangers at risk. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/deutschewelleenglish?sub_confirmation=1 For more news go to: http://www.dw.com/en/ Follow DW on social media: ►Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/deutschewellenews/ ►Twitter:…

How Finland’s underground bunkers are used in peacetime | Focus on Europe

From DW News. In Helsinki, Finland, a massive network of underground bunkers has been carved into the bedrock to shelter the population in an emergency. Some of the spaces are open to public use, with a pool, play areas, sports facilities and more. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/deutschewelleenglish?sub_confirmation=1 For more news go to: http://www.dw.com/en/ Follow DW on social…

Russia outlaws LGBTQ content and symbols as ‘extremist’ | DW News

From DW News. Russia is tightening its repression of the LGBTQ community. A new law that will soon come into force effectively categorizes symbols and information that are not heterosexual as extremist. As DW’s Jennifer Pahlke reports, those who break it could face big fines and long jail sentences. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/deutschewelleenglish?sub_confirmation=1 For more news go…

Hong Kong holds ‘patriots only’ elections | DW News

From DW News. Hong Kong is holding its first local elections under a new ‘patriots only’ system. It’s designed to ensure only government-approved candidates run. The revised electoral system means people heading to the polls today will be choosing among a restricted slate of candidates loyal to Beijing. The local district council elections were seen…

Thousands rally in Tel Aviv: Can they influence the Israeli government? | DW News

From DW News. Thousands of protesters in Tel Aviv demand the return of the captives must be Israel’s top priority. Many are unhappy with the way Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has dealt with the situation since the terror attacks of October 7. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/deutschewelleenglish?sub_confirmation=1 For more news go to: http://www.dw.com/en/ Follow DW on social media:…

Live Q&A : Will Venezuela invade its oil-rich neighbor? | DW Business

From DW News. Tension between Venezuela and Guyana has ratcheted up recently, with Venezuela’s president Nicolas Maduro threatening to annex an oil-rich region belonging to the neighboring country. With oil wealth at the heart of the dispute, DW Business puts your questions to Oscar Schlenker, DW’s reporter in the Venezuelan capital of Caracas. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/deutschewelleenglish?sub_confirmation=1…

The EU agrees on AI regulations: What will it mean for people and businesses in the EU? | DW News

From DW News. European Union member states and lawmakers reached a preliminary agreement on what they touted as the world’s first comprehensive AI legislation on Friday. This landmark deal aims to regulate artificial intelligence (AI) technologies, including ChatGPT and governments’ use of AI in biometric surveillance. According to the European Parliament the new deal sets…

Elections in Serbia: Violence and hate as a campaign issue | Focus on Europe

From DW News. The opposition coalition in Serbia says President Aleksandar Vucic has fueled a climate of hatred and violence in the country and eroded democracy. They’re hoping the December parliamentary elections will bring change. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/deutschewelleenglish?sub_confirmation=1 For more news go to: http://www.dw.com/en/ Follow DW on social media: ►Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/deutschewellenews/ ►Twitter: https://twitter.com/dwnews ►Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dwnews ►Twitch:…

Putin confirms he will run for re-election in 2024 | DW News

From DW News. Today, Russia’s paramount leader confirmed that he plans to run for reelection to the office of president in 2024. He dropped the unsurprising news at a Kremlin ceremony honoring military personnel. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/deutschewelleenglish?sub_confirmation=1 For more news go to: http://www.dw.com/en/ Follow DW on social media: ►Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/deutschewellenews/ ►Twitter: https://twitter.com/dwnews ►Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dwnews ►Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/dwnews_hangout…

Monarch butterflies migrate 3000 to 4000 kilometers | DW News

From DW News. Monarch butterflies from the USA and Canada fly an extraordinary 3000 to 4000 kilometers to their wintering grounds. However, fewer and fewer of these migratory butterflies are arriving in Mexico. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/deutschewelleenglish?sub_confirmation=1 For more news go to: http://www.dw.com/en/ Follow DW on social media: ►Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/deutschewellenews/ ►Twitter: https://twitter.com/dwnews ►Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dwnews ►Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/dwnews_hangout Für…

How some people are working against antisemitism and Islamophobia | DW News

From DW News. The war in Gaza has been polarizing people across the world. In many places, both antisemitism and Islamophobia have increased substantially since the Hamas terrorist attacks on October 7. But many people there are working to overcome the divide. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/deutschewelleenglish?sub_confirmation=1 For more news go to: http://www.dw.com/en/ Follow DW on social media:…

Mounting evidence paints clearer picture of sexual violence during Hamas terror attacks | DW News

From DW News. Investigators say there’s mounting evidence that Hamas militants committed ‘widespread’ sexual crimes against Israeli women and men during the October 7 terror attacks. Many in Israel have accused the UN and international media of ignoring the issue. Hamas is a militant, Islamist, Palestinian group. The European Union as well as the United…

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un emotional at the National Meeting of Mothers | DW News

From DW News. North Korea’s Kim Jong Un became emotional at a National Meeting of Mothers as he urged North Korean moms to have more children, saying the country’s declining birthrate is becoming a problem for North Korea. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/deutschewelleenglish?sub_confirmation=1 For more news go to: http://www.dw.com/en/ Follow DW on social media: ►Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/deutschewellenews/ ►Twitter: https://twitter.com/dwnews…