The Palestinian village facing demolition – BBC News

After ten years of legal battles, Israel’s Supreme Court has authorised the destruction of Khan al-Ahmar. Supporters of Israel’s settlement of the occupied territories applaud what they say is Israel’s right to build on its own land. But many, including the United Nations and the European Parliament, have been highly critical, saying the move jeopardises any chance of a two-state solution being found in the region. Jeremy Bowen sent this report on the plight of those living there. You can watch his interview with Israeli cabinet minister Naftali Bennet https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o9vpb-dVUgI&feature=youtu.be…

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🇨🇮 Ivory Coast’s ‘devil’s milk’ at centre of US-China trade war | Al Jazeera English

Rubber tree growers in Ivory Coast are emerging as the latest casualty of the trade war between the United States and China. It is Africa’s leading exporter of the valuable commodity, which was historically called “devil’s milk” because of the brutal conflicts it fuelled. Al Jazeera’s Nicolas Haque reports from Ivory Coast’s Grand Lahou Forest.

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