Diplomatic Avenue - Melissa Fleming: ‘Things have gotten worse for refugees’
Friday, 26 May 2017
Al Arabiya’s New York and UN Bureau Chief Talal Al-Haj speaks with Melissa Fleming, Chief spokesperson for the UN refugee agency (UNHCR) and author of “a hope greater than the sea”.SHOW MORE
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.