Charles Michel, President of the European Council, speaks to Becky Anderson about waiving vaccine patents, the EU’s stance on allegations of human rights abuses in China, and on the origins of the pandemic.
Boris Johnson meets with Ursula von der Leyen and Charles Michel on the sidelines of the G7 summit in Cornwall as wrangling over the Northern Ireland Protocol threatened to overshadow his hosting of the international gathering.Along with the European Commission and European Council presidents, Mr Johnson has also held talks with French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
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CNN’s Becky Anderson speaks with UN’s World Food Programme (WFP) executive director David Beasley about the developing food crisis in southern Madagascar which he says has pushed 1.14 million people “right to the very edge of starvation.” Successive droughts made worse by climate change are plaguing the African island, according to the WFP.
Reem Al Hashimy, the UAE’s Minister of State for International Cooperation, and Cyrille Vigneron, the Chief Executive Officer at Cartier, speak to Becky Anderson ahead of the launch of the Women’s Pavilion at Expo 2020 in Dubai. They talk about how it’s going to tribute to women’s role in society.
Former European Council President Donald Tusk returned to the fore of Polish politics on Saturday (July 3), becoming leader of the main opposition party in a move that many members hope can revive its sagging fortunes.