Freetown mayor Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr: Ebola made us 'attuned to the challenge' of Covid-19

With Sierra Leone in the midsts of a three-day lockdown, Freetown mayor Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr took time out to speak to France24. Social distancing does not work when you live seven … Read More

Coronavirus warning: “stay at home to save lives” – as deaths rise – BBC News

Stay at home to save lives. That is the warning from the UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock, who says it’s “not a request but an instruction” to the British people, … Read More

The World This Week: Confinement's heroes and villains

From paramedics to nursing home staff, François Picard’s panel salutes those keeping essential services running under lockdown. The Daily Beast’s Christopher … source

Covid-19 & inequality: Testing in India no problem if you're rich

In The World This Week, France 24’s New Delhi correspondent Mandakini Gahlot and Le Monde editorial director Sylvie Kauffmann discuss how the worldwide coronavirus pandemic is accentuating inequality. Subscribe to … Read More

Ada Derana First At 9.00 – English News 29.03.2020

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Rise of the drones: Unmanned vehicles become key tool in coronavirus battle

Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YouTubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 https://f24.my/YTliveEN … Around the world, authorities are turning to drones in the battle against … Read More

Coronavirus outbreak: Can maverick Marseille clinical trials lead to breakthrough?

In the race to counter Coronavirus, Dr Sterghios Moschos and Jean-Jacques Zambrowski weigh the pros and cons of chloroquine treatment and warn François Picard about the dangers of untested remedies. … Read More

100,000 cameras: Moscow uses facial recognition to enforce quarantine

Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YouTubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 https://f24.my/YTliveEN … In Moscow, a network of 100,000 cameras equipped with facial recognition technology … Read More

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