UN waters down 'rape in war' resolution after U.S. pressure

In this edition, we take a look at how the Trump administration's opposition to abortion resulted in a UN resolution on ending sexual violence in war being watered down. Also the iconic Chatelet Theatre in Paris is set to reopen in the coming months after a massive rebuilding program. We meet its artistic director, Ruth Mackenzie, who's the first woman and Anglophone to be appointed to the job.

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Plus a first for the conservative Bedouin community in Egypt's Sinai where a group of women are now offering tours for female visitors.

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