Diplomatic Avenue: Lise Grande on the humanitarian plan for Nineveh
Friday, 26 August 2016
In this episode of "Diplomatic avenue" Talal AlHaj interviewed seasoned American Journalist, Colum Lynch, from the “Foreign Policy” on the recent chemical attacks which took place in Syria.
AlHaj interviewed also UN's Humanitarian Coordinator for Iraq, Lise Grande. She commented on the United Nations preparations for a potential crisis that would take place with the attack to retake Nineveh.
Diplomatic Avenue is beamed live every month from Al Arabiya’s studios in the United Nations. Presented by Talal al-Haj, the show features interviews with high-level diplomats and decision makers, with video reports focusing on recent diplomatic developments and pressing issues. The program casts a critical eye over the work of the U.N. and its agencies, not only on the political front, but also on the humanitarian, cultural and scientific levels. The show gives its audience an insight into what goes on within the halls and corridors of the U.N., with a special emphasis on issues that matter to the Arab and Islamic worlds.