India  

Dubai Expo 2020 opens amid EU's accusations of human rights abuses by UAE

Video Credit: Bleacher Report AOL - Duration: 03:58s - Published
Dubai Expo 2020 opens amid EU's accusations of human rights abuses by UAE

Dubai Expo 2020 opens amid EU's accusations of human rights abuses by UAE

Dubai Expo 2020 opened in the United Arab Emirates a year after the pandemic brought the original plans to a halt.

The six month, $7-billion event marks an Arab world first amid accusations from the European Parliament over the country’s human rights record and its imprisonment of political dissidents, allegations which the UAE denies.


You Might Like


💡 newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions

European Union European Union Political and economic union of European states

The euro turns 20: Five facts you didn't know about the currency [Video]

The euro turns 20: Five facts you didn't know about the currency

It's exactly 20 years since the euro went into circulation in banknotes and coins. First adopted by 12 EU member nations, here are some facts you may not know about the currency.

Credit: Yahoo News    Duration: 01:34Published
France to take on EU's rotating presidency [Video]

France to take on EU's rotating presidency

The six-month term will coincide with a presidential election in France. Macron is expected to run.

Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 02:30Published
Migration back to the forefront of EU politics in 2021 [Video]

Migration back to the forefront of EU politics in 2021

Migration once again became a key issue in the bloc in 2021 as thousands gathered on the EU's border with Belarus. Here's a look back.

Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 02:47Published
EU takes legal action against Poland over rule-of-law row [Video]

EU takes legal action against Poland over rule-of-law row

Credit: FRANCE 24 English    Duration: 00:35Published
EU takes Poland to court amid fears for bloc's legal order [Video]

EU takes Poland to court amid fears for bloc's legal order

Credit: FRANCE 24 English    Duration: 03:29Published

United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Country in Western Asia

How is UAE balancing its relations with Israel, US, China and Iran? | Oneindia News [Video]

How is UAE balancing its relations with Israel, US, China and Iran? | Oneindia News

How does UAE strike a fine balance between its evolving partnerships with Israel, US, China and even Iran with which it shares an important economic relationship. Find out this on Global Chit Chat, where we bring you up to speed with top developments in geo politics that are important but lesser known. #IsraelUAE #WorldNews #Geopolitics

Credit: Oneindia    Duration: 16:05Published
How can therapy involving horses help people with disabilities? [Video]

How can therapy involving horses help people with disabilities?

Al Marmoom Desert Conservation Reserve, the largest unfenced nature reserve in the UAE, is offering those with disabilities free equestrian therapy sessions. Improved posture isn’t the only benefit disabled riders experience – there are mental benefits too.

Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 02:15Published
Dubai celebrates the UAE’s Golden Jubilee anniversary with fireworks and dancing [Video]

Dubai celebrates the UAE’s Golden Jubilee anniversary with fireworks and dancing

The UAE’s National Day celebrations this year are particularly significant as they signal 50 years since the Emirates were founded.

Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 01:01Published
UAE switches work week to Saturday-Sunday in a big shift | Oneindia News [Video]

UAE switches work week to Saturday-Sunday in a big shift | Oneindia News

In a bid to bring itself more in line with the rest of the world, the United Arab Emirates has decided to switch its weekend to Saturday and Sunday. The UAE’s government said it will adopt a 4-1/2 day working week starting January 1st. #UAE #WorkWeek #BigUAEchange

Credit: Oneindia    Duration: 01:46Published
Interpol Elects New President UAE's Ahmed Naser al-Raisi Accused of Torture | Oneindia News [Video]

Interpol Elects New President UAE's Ahmed Naser al-Raisi Accused of Torture | Oneindia News

The international police body Interpol has elected a controversial new president. United Arab Emirates' Major General Ahmed Naser al-Raisi has been accused of being involved in torture and arbitrary detentions. #Turkey #HumanRights #DWVideo

Credit: Oneindia    Duration: 03:31Published

European Parliament European Parliament Directly elected parliament of the European Union

Europe's nationalist leaders meet in Warsaw in bid to 'change politics of Brussels' [Video]

Europe's nationalist leaders meet in Warsaw in bid to 'change politics of Brussels'

The populist leaders hope to create a new alliance that would become the second-biggest grouping in the European Parliament.

Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 01:05Published

Related videos from verified sources

Timeline: Dubai Expo 2020 opens to the world [Video]

Timeline: Dubai Expo 2020 opens to the world

Dubai was named the first middle eastern city to host the world Expo in 2013. The driving force behind that bid, Reem Al Hashimy, joined CNN’s Becky Anderson to say that the event is a manifestation..

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL     Duration: 10:15Published