December 8, 2021

ACN News

Area Control Network News | Breaking News

Tunisia and the Arab spring 10 years on: “We tried to rise”

When a young street seller set himself on fire to protest lack of employment opportunities and government corruption, Tunisia became the cradle of the Arab spring revolutions that swept the middle east. Less than a month later, the dictator Ben Ali had to flee the country he had ruled for 23 years. Ten years on, what change has the revolution brought and was the sacrifice of so many worth the price?

Subscribe to The Guardian on YouTube ► http://is.gd/subscribeguardian

Some captions and subtitles accompanying this video were amended on 17 December 2020 to more clearly state that radical Islamist protesters depicted were affiliated to Ansar al-Sharia, and to clarify the results of the 2014 election.

Support the Guardian ► https://support.theguardian.com/contribute

Today in Focus podcast ► https://www.theguardian.com/news/series/todayinfocus

Sign up for the Guardian documentaries newsletter ► https://www.theguardian.com/info/2016/sep/02/sign-up-for-the-guardian-documentaries-update

The Guardian ► https://www.theguardian.com

The Guardian YouTube network:

Guardian News ► https://www.youtube.com/guardianwires
Guardian Football ► https://www.youtube.com/user/GuardianFootball
Guardian Sport ► http://www.youtube.com/c/GuardianSportVideo
Guardian Live ► https://www.youtube.com/user/guardianmembership
Guardian Culture ► https://www.youtube.com/guardianculturearts

Source: The Guardian

World News

The Military News

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5uOdLUMfeTI PEARL HARBOR, HI - Secretary of the Navy Carlos Del Toro delivers a message to the Navy and Marine Corps family, reflecting on the...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BJTYNkx4ui0 FORT MEADE, Md. (Nov. 23, 2021) - This video production highlights the USS Arizona Relics Program administered by Naval History and Heritage Command, as...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jiPE6j_Tht0 #OTD every year, Pearl Harbor Survivors, veterans, and visitors from all over the world come together to honor and remember the 2,403 service members...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xDPCI_TViS4 When it comes to lethal weapons, the U.S. Army has no shortage. Some may be too expensive, some too complex, and others may be...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=moQpQNujp-M Video shows helmet cam footage of US Army humvee machine gunner recording the front vehicle of a humvee column being hit by an RPG...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kNczL6MaIls Nothing Seems to Fight America’s Fighter Jets to This Day America's air force is invincible and no one can match it let alone The...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZbCPeMr4V20 A look back at the Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group conducting training operations in the U.S. Third Fleet. (U.S. Navy video by Mass Communication...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qjGIE50vjMM This is the weapons of the US Air Force for the War on North Korea In any conflict in the skies over North Korea,...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ovj28-Q7GaA A Message from Fleet Master Chief Wes Koshoffer of MyNavy HR on why we want Sailors to stay healthy, stay Navy, and get vaccinated....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f4BrpkMW4eg This week’s look Around the Air Force has details on the extended deadline for Airmen to apply to the Rated Preparatory Program, which helps...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x7zfL-nkGu8 The F-18 and its derivatives are some of the most capable and numerous fighters in the American arsenal. The F-18 has been the backbone...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xVA8bqOIIfg According to the most recent Marine Corps Aviation Plan, the service plans to buy 420 F-35s: 353 F-35Bs and 67 F35Cs. That would have...