Focus 焦点 (FY1718)

Focus 焦点 (FY1718) - EP3

Thu 20 April 2017
22 Mins

By Channel 8 Published: 20 Apr 2017 Audio: Chinese

The United Airlines fury United Airlines incurred global wrath when it violently removed a Vietnamese American passenger from its flight due to overbooking. This incident sparked speculations that the victim was singled out for his ethnicity, highlighting the underlying conflicts between different ethnicities in United States. How has President Trumps white supremacy and anti - immigrant policy stand impact the immigrant nation ? Turkey a step closer to Authoritarian Rule ? Turkey voted narrowly to expand the power of President Erdogan in a fiercely contested referendum. He could also potentially stay in power until 2029 under the new system, sparking concerns that Turkey is losing its system of checks and balances, possibly moving towards authoritarian rule. President Erdogans grip on power has strengthened over the years while the chasm between Turkey and the EU has certainly widened. How will this chart the Middle East and European geopolitical path ? 美联航强拖乘客事件 美国联合航空发生越南裔美国乘客遭保安人员强拖事件,外界质疑乘客是否因少数族群的身份被歧视,美国社会族群对立的问题浮出台面。美国总统特朗普“白人至上”及反移民的政策立场,对美国这个移民社会会造成多大冲击? 土耳其迈向独裁统治? 土耳其举行公投,以微差通过议案扩大埃尔多安总统的权力。新制度下,埃尔多安可竞选连任总统直至2029年,引起外界担忧土耳其将丧失权力制衡的机制,甚至走向独裁统治。埃尔多安的强人本色越来越明显,跟欧盟的裂痕也越来越大,会如何影响中东和欧洲地缘政治局势?

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