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>> we need help now. >> you're watching al jazeera america. ♪ this issays. hello. this is the newshour live from london coming up in the next sixty minutes. the fragile cessation of hostilities in syria. the opposition accuses government forces of attacking 15 rebel-held areas. a bomb attack killed sent people in baghdad. isil said it was behind the attack. going nowhere, the 7,000
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refugees stuck on the greece-macedonia border. rolling out the red carpet. the controversy rumbles on just hours before the ausc-arizo th >> fighting it out right now for the silverware at wimberly a little later this newshour for you. a cessation of hostilities appears to be holding in most parts of syria but not everywhere. the opposition is accusing government forces of attacking at least 15 rebel-held areas using heavy artillery and barely bombs. saudi arabia has blamed both president assad's government and russia for violating the deal. activists say russian warplanes have carried out airstrikes in alleppo killing at least 10
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people. in a letter to u.n. chief ban kee moon, syrian opposition parties have warned any further violations would make new negotiations quote unattainable. more from gazintia on the turkey-syria border. >> at a time truce got off to a bad start. a war plane believed to be russian hit a number of villages and towns people thought they were safe. they woke up to this following the early morning raids. >> people were sleeping. what truce? they hit the villages, the markets. >> this from hezbollah. >> the truce is meant to spare these people. it seems it didn't. the rebel group, al-nusra front with links to al-qaeda is excluded from the cease-fire deal along with isil. people deny nusra fighters are here activists in the area have
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told al jazeera that the group is one of a number of rebel groups controlling this area. the terms of the truce can be interpreted differently by all of the warring sides. ministry of defense in moscow says russian strikes are not a violation of the terms of the truce because al-nusra front was the target. russians say they recorded 9 violations on the rebel side in the last 24 hours. fighting is also being reported between government forces and the rebels in the province and in other areas. the ypg fighting isil in northern syria that the turkey army will stop them from creating a free corridor on turkey's southern border. >> could worsen the fragile truce. al jazeera jamil ishayel has
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traveled. he joins us live from gaza inta. there is a lull but before that, there was intense bombardment in the north around alleppo. that sentence thousands fleeing. you have been speaking to some of those people. tell us more about what you witnessed and what you heard. there was visible trauma on the faces of these people. 40,000 people made that journey many by foot in the few days preceding this cessation of hostilities. you are talking about people running away from aerial bombardment but others looking in search of food and shelter. here are some stories from people we managed to speak to. >> at a time camp is home to tens of thousands of syrians who have been recently displaced as a direct result of russian airstrikes. this piece of land not far from
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the border with turkey used to be empty. now, thousands of tents are crammed together separated by winding foot paths and narrow streets lined by boys and girls who have had that i recalleir c robbed from them. they are stuck here traumatized by war and abandoned by the international community. this baby is two weeks old. his father and pregnant mother fled their home in alleppo three weeks ago when russian airstrikes began targeting their town. >> we left our homes because of the russian airstrikes. they were non-stop and relengthless. they didn't spare anybody. >> they left in a car for a week before ali's mother went into labor. it was only after ali was born that they were given a tent. his father says russia's claim that it's air force is defending the assad government is false. >> no. no. no. it's not true. they are not targeting isil. they are targeting civilians an especially sunnis. they are going after sunnis.
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>> although the flow of refugees has been ongoing for several years now, what makes this tamp different is that the internally displaced here say that they have been forcibly and intentionally removed in a bid to ethnically cleanse large parts of northern syria. many told us they are fearful more than sunnis are being expelled to pave the way for communities who are loyal to the assad regime: lost his left leg 18 months ago when the syrian air force bombed his home. he sought refuge in mara but the russians bombed civilians there, too. displacing him and his family for a second time. >> they are bombing our towns. to empty them of the indigenous people. >> rebel groups and the government of turkey have also accused russia of ethnic cleansing and saying that's why it's refusing to let these people in. turkish aid agencies are
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delivering food and blankets. the prime minister said accepting refugees would be contributing to what his government says is the goal of changing the demographics of syria. there isn't a city in syria that hasn't been affected by this civil war and there isn't a child here who doesn't seem haunted by all of the death and destruction. these children are too young to differentiate between sunni and kurd and unfortunately for them, they have been born into a war that appears to be carving up their homeland along those lines. >> 3450e7b while, the truce appears to be survivalingmean ws to be survivaling of ongoing violence arrive alleppo and homms. what have you been hearing about some of the latest violations. >> reporter: as we heard in omar's earlier piece, there have been several violations or at least that's what the opinion zils has been charging or accusing of government and russian forces of within the first 24 hours, there were at least 15 violationsanding in the
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second 24 hours, that is today, sunday, there have been at least eight or 9 in different places. violence has reduced significantly prior to the constant bombardment we saw hour by hour in the days leading up to the cessation of hostilities. it hasn't totally ended. sot question them then becomes, politicians and the world leaders, are they happy with some sort of relative success in this truce, or are they looking for 100%? in terms of the civilians, really, it doesn't make a matter to them. for example, if you have peace in damascus but you don't have it in alleppo those, those starving witness the peace as well. that's where the problem lies. they are being bombarded. there is aid that is unable reach these places, it's difficult to see how this truce can actually lift the two weeks it was fanned for not to mention extending it as some hoped for
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before. >> thank you very much. bringing us all of the latest. >> at least 70 people have died in an attack in the predominantly shia neighborhood just north of the iraqi capitol. 100 others were wounded when a roadside bomb and a suicide attacker targeted a busy market. prime minister abadi is holding a meeting with security officials to discuss the assault. meanwhile, iraqi military forces have also been attacked by isil fighters across country. several policemen were kidnapped by the group in abu ghraib west of baghdad. a nearby village was raided by fighters. according to 34i89 forces. both areas are under isil control and 18 policemen were killed during an isil assault on a military barracks near fallujah. wa w wal /*. >> two explosions happened, in a very busy market.
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the first explosion was a motorcycle filled with explosion. it was followed by another explosion when a suicide -- wearing a suicide vest blew himself up inside the gathering of people. they were just trying to help. the people whom were killed and injured in the first explosion. this explosion happened in a majority shia area subjected to security measures. it is seen all of these security measures have not been enough to prevent this explosion from happening. isil called responsibility for this explosion. police expected that from the beginning. it was clear thattis ill could stand behind this explosion. this could be one of the biggest explosions in baghdad because the number of people whom were
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killed and injured is very high. all security measures could not be enough to prevent such explosion. more to come for you on the newshour. voting for moderation and reform, live in tehran with the indications so far from the iran elections. we have so much to look forward to. >> optimism and momentum for hillary clinton as she winds the primary in south carolina. and in sport, mab down. find out why manchester united manager is so angry. >> greece is warning the number of refugees and migrants on its soil could more than triple next month because of the cap imposed by balkan countries. greece migration minister says
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as many as 70,000 people could find themselves trapped in grease next month unless other e.u. countries remove the burden of numbers. paul brinan reports. >> reporter: this is the greek macedonian border set up last september as a transit camp intended to home 1,000 people maximum. now, 7,000 desperate refugees are stuck in squalid conditions, many for more than a week now. >> reporter: there are thousands of people here inhuman. >> children jostel for a bottles of walt, an orange or perhaps a sandwich. queuing for everything is a daily grind here tempers flare. >> minimum tin minutes. if i want to go to take food, breakfast, i have to wait two hours. it's a bad life. >> at night, the child is very
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cold, you know. it's not life here really, it's not life here. >> on sunday, refugees blocked the rail line between greece and macedonia chanting their demands to be allowed to pass. macedonian riot police were unmoved. the bottleneck follows austria's decision to introduce a daily cap of 80 asylum applications and let's only 3,200 migrants transit the country each day. further back along the migrant route, the balkan current trees into macedonia feared a backlog on their territories and quickly imposed their own restrictions. greece was left to shoulder the burden with 22,000 refugees on its soil kufshlth and quickly risingcurrently and quickly rising 3 ,000 more made the crossing to less bos. agenteks says unless these can move on ward, the number could rise to 70,000 nets monthbos. agenteks says unless these can move on ward, the number could rise to 70,000 nets month. they come to the mainlyland but reception centers are full.
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now, even the ferry terminal is full. people are living and sleeping on concrete floors and they are starting to despair. >> i hope they open the borders. we have children. the people don't have hope here. >> reporter: efforts by turkey and nato are expected to significantly stem the flow of arrivals across the agean. the plight of those in europe is becoming a grave concern. paul brennan, al jazeera. the iranian president hassan rhouhani has won a strong vote of confidence in the country's elections. while the official numbers are yet to be released, moderates and reformists have done very well in the capitol. from tehran, jonah hull reports. >> reporter: friday's election was considered by many to be a test of support for iran's path out of international isolation and economic decay.
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as such, the policies of the hassan rhouhani including the nuclear deal with world powers that led to the lifting of sanctions have passed that test. his moderate and reformist alleys have made their biggest gains in the country's key institutions in over a decade. but analysts are quick to point out that neither immediate nor lasting change is inevitable. >> if it doesn't pick up, perhaps in four years, you will see the losers coming back to power. president rhouhani, you know, since i has been able to achieve an agreement with the p 5 plus 1, he has an advantage. he has two major problems. >> that's the fall of the price of oil as well as the global economy that's not doing well. it remains to be seen how this is going play out in the next year and a half. >> the vibrant bustel skies the damage that years of
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international sanctions along with economic mismanagement have without here 60% of the population is under 30. the economy is where most people want to see change the most. >> that means reforming the laws on trade and foreign investment, the sort of things that along with international reengagement, many ultra conservatives are inherently suspicious of to say nothing of the sort of social changes the young here crave. >> which is why for so many voters, loosening the conservative grip on power really matters. >> our government is going to open the doors to the united states -- to the europe and united states and others asian countries to new relationship with communication with them. we have a need to change. we have to change our governm t government. conservatives will remain
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powerful in both the new parliament and the influential assembly of experts that appoints advisors, the supreme leader 69 islamic republic but significantly less powerful than before. playoff now. as you were saying, a pretty impressive result for the alleys of the rhouhani in the capitol. we don't yet have a final result. do we? >> it must be tantalizingly close. they have been saying it all day, the interior ministry, counting must be close to an ends. we have this composite of the results released so far that parents a pretty comprehensive picture, a mixed picture of big wins and big losses for both sides in cities around the country. certainly the most astonishing advance, though, for the reformists and the moderates was here in tehran, the center of power, the biggest voting
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district of 30 parliamentary seats available in tehran, all 30 went to reformists and moderates, docking some very powerful conservative figures out of politics all together. but northeast in mashad for instance, another big city, a big loss there for the reformists and moderates. no magic wand for president rhouhani to enact the sort of changes that many people want to see immediately even if he wanted to. news neither side will have a majority. they will have to rely on opponents who may -- independent who may shift their aleakan depending on the matter at hand. certainly the best hand bent towards reform in this country in many years. >> so that's what's happening. that's what we know with the parliamentary election. the otherly that was running parallel with this was for the assembly of experts, one we are wrapping more closely now than in years gone by. what are the expectations with
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that? >> more important this time than in years gone by. power appointing the next supreme leader when the incumbent eventually passes away and et cetera said to be in ill-health, 76 years old. they said for eight years. it is at least possible that that task will fall to this assembly of experts within the next eight years and the reformists and moderates have again done very well, particularly here in the center of power of 16 available seats, 15 at the latest count have gone to the reformists and moderates, including, of course, president hassan rhouhani, himself and the ex-president, a key figure in the reformist movement. so, even if the balance of hour doesn't shift, the shape of power within that body is subtly different because of that influence from tehran. perhaps not now but perhaps in the future.
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thanks very much. live from tehran. joining me now in the studio is eli geren mali, a policy fellow at the european counsel on foreign relations. the final results haven't been released as we are hearing, most of the votes have been counted forte ran and it looks like all of those seats have been allocated to moderates or reformists. just how important is that? >> i think it's had a massive boost on changing some of the power block systems in parliament. what we are now seeing is a strong majority for the conservative hard liners now being dispersed and now, we actually have a strong minority which is the reformist camp and we have a large block of independent now running as well as the conservative principlists camps. what we have seen happen is the power base of these hard line camps from the principlists, conservetists is diluted within the independent camp and reformists because of this boost they have had from tehran have
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now been given the upper hand amongst the piminority groups i parliament. >> how did the reformists manage to do this? when we described the landscape of the iranian politics, we have also spoken about conservatives, different fafrningsz within the c conservatives. what we have seen is different is that actually, many of their candidates were disqualified so they managed to peel away many of the entrenched conservatives and bring them over. how is it that they managed to do that? >> well, it's one of the most interesting things that have come about in the last few weeks is actually the power blocks within the iranian political system joining forces. so, the reformists and the moderate central camps in the same way they actually did in 2013, which got president rhouhani elected joined forces after mass disqualifications happened. came up with their so-called list of hope candidates which pushed for the candidates in tehran to be selected and it was the massive turnout actually
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that gave them the front running position in these elections. the president who is the head figure of the reformist catch w last sunday came out in a youtube video calling for supporters to come to the streets in tehran and vote. >> had a massive boost in getting his supporters to come out. >> of course, that's one of the big differences with this election is that the reformists instead of boycotting it, encouraged their supporters to get out and participate and support the sort of least hard line or the more independent of the conservatives. now, what does that mean for president rhouhani in the next few years on a practical level? what does a strong minority of moderates within the parliament allow him to do? >> i think what we have seen is not only the iranian political system but, also, the electorate becoming much more pragmatic about their decisions. as you said, taking the least hard lines from the pool of
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candidates that they have available to them. and what we can see happening that has already started to happen since the nuclear deal with iran and world powers was signed is practicigmatic leader cloos different powers centers within iran coming together to a central position to make practicing mgmatic decisions. radicals from either the reformist side or the hard liner side are no longer running the show as they did during earlier times. actually, it's about bringing consensus to the different powers faxes that we have in iran. >> thank you very much. good to get your analysis. >> now, at least 15 people have died and several others wounded in twin suicide attacks in somalia. the attack happened near the capitol. among the casualties is the deputy minister of disarmament. hillary clinton has won the democratic primary in the u.s. state of south carolina. the former secretary of state
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celebrated a decisive victory over rival bernie sanders. it comes ahead of the super tuesday primaries next week when several states will choose which candidate to support. >> we have so much to look forward to. there is no doubt in my mind that america's best years can be ahead of us. we have got to believe that. we have got to work for that. we have to stand with each other. we have to hold each other up. lift each other up. move together into the future that we will make. thank you. god bless you, and god bless america! theration for the white house is now entering a very significant stage. on tuesday, 13 states in territories hold primaries to decide who they want to be their party's nominee for president. al jazeera patty colhane takes a look at how one man has dominated campaign. >> in the battleground state of virginia t doesn't take you long to find someone with pretty strong opinions about the presidential election.
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>> i think american voters are very angry about a lot of things. >> lena is a retired lawyer now using a cafe as an. at 62 years old, she has voted in a lot of elections but she doesn't remember anything quite like this one, mostly because donald trump is winning. i think he is a madman. >> make america great again. >> businessman donald trump is leading the republican primary so far despite or possibly because of statements like this: on mexicans: >> they are bringing drugs. they are bringing crime. they are rapists. >> on john mccain. >> he is not a war hero. >> he is a war hero? >> he is a war hero because he was captured. i like people who weren't captured. >> on his own campaign? >> i could stand in the middle of 5th avenue and shoot somebody and i wouldn't lose voters. okay. >> very few people in washington predicted the rise of trump. >> could be because the capitol region wasn't as impacted as much by the great recession.
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houses still have vam and wages are still high. >> if you are from a community of color, if you only have a high school education, if you come from a rust belt region, if you used to work in manufacturing, things have been tough and they haven't gotten that much better for you. >> at this cafe, negroni is surrounded by people who have started over after losing jobs and income to the recession. she says she understands why people are angry. >> like to punch them in the face, i tell you. >> she still doesn't understand how these are the candidates she has to choose from. >> hello. >> including the party she belongs to, the democrats. >> i am so frustrated. i am so frustrated that i have almost stopped speaking about it. i want to cry. i want to cry for the choices that americans are facing today. >> she doesn't know who she will vote for in the end. >> but she is sure of one thing. donald trump will not be president of the united states. >> americans will come to their senses. we are not -- we are not as stupid as that.
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>> reporter: but they are angry. and she is hoping after this campaign, washington finally, realizes it. patty colhane, al jazeera, washington. >> for more on this, daniel lac joins us like from wrashtdz. let's talk about the democratsw let's talk about the democrats. how significantly is hillary clinton ahead of super tuesday? >> her first significance victory if you want to see it that way. everyone thought she would have to undergo a coreonation. it has turned into a fit. bernie sanders did well in the first couple of primaries they held but in south carolina, he did not do very well. super tuesday, hillary clinton's people are hoping will be a repeat of that. she is ahead in most of the polls in key southern states with african person in and perhaps latin 0 voters. bernie sanders may have a glimmer of hope in minnesota, his own home state, vermont. it's looking like super tuesday
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could be hillary clinton's day. >> dodged trump, he still appears to be in poll position for the republicans. >> he certainly does. he is leading in 8 of the 11 states that will be choosing republican delegates on tuesday. again, those are southern states where conservative white voters seem to favor him. his opponents, you know, they are still looking to see if any can pull free of the pack and emerge as a strong second. ted cruz's home state of texas is one of those up for grabs. the most number of delegates. cruz has a single digit lead on trump in that state. he has to win it to call himself still alive to contest, and marco rubio is hoping a couple of strong second place finishes might help him. again, trump is looking pretty good to win on super tuesday which will give him a solid lead that will be hard to overcome. >> daniel lak in washington, d.c., thank you. there is more to come for you on the "newshour" we will bring you the latest from peru as two
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rivers in the amazon basin are contaminated. the children in the democratic republic of congo vulnerable to people trafficking. in sport, step curry takes his place among basketball's greats.
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spill in peru, almost 3,000 barrels of oil have spilled into the water after a pipeline burst. thousands of indigenous tribes who heavily rely on that river have been hit the worse as john hallman explains. >> reporter: this scene behind me from the amazon region in peru would look pretty idyllic if you didn't know that about 3,000 barrels of crude oil had spilled into this river from a burst pipeline this is is he tenter of various communities of indigenous people who live on the banks and they use the river to bathe, to wash their clothes, and to catch the fish which form a major part of their diet it moment, they are eating vegetables. we have been talking to various
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of them and waiting for the government to see what it can offer to try to resolve this problem. of course, it was a state company, a state oil company whose pipeline burst and whose oil spilled into this river called petro peru and now the government has declared a state of emergency here trying to sort out medical attention for people who need it. this isn't the first time that this has happened. 20 spills in the last five years have been registered. in this latest one shorts term slooufrpingsz are kicking out, many sayolutions are kicking ou s say. these people whose diet, food supply and environment may have been severely affected won't be known for quite awhile yet. adoptions were suspended over child abuse and trafficking concerns. the government is now allowing more than 200 children who have
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been adopted by foreign parents to finally, joint their new families hundreds are waiting to have their cases reviews. al jazeera catherine soyier reports from kenchasaawyer reports from kenchasa they are being taken care of at this children's home at the edge of the city. she was found alone on one of the townships. 92 children here waiting to be adopted. the government suspended adoptions four years ago. it's been tough. we had to take care of all of them and provide their basic needs. things may get better. sent children who had been adopted in countries like france, canada and the u.s. will get exit visas that will allow
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them to travel. another 150 were issued with visas last year. so after years of waiting, they can now join the adopted families in france. >> in kenshasa like other parts of the country, you will find many abandoned children, the ban on international sdomsz was meant topingsz was meant to protect vulnerable children. some the government says end up being abused in foreign countries. since the ban, there have been more reported cases of child smuggling. this woman says her 4-year-old twins were taken from her in her village in western darcy. she said she followed reports they had been taken to an orphanage in the capitol but arrived too late. now, all she has to go on is a picture of the american man who she thinks stole her children in the u.s. >> i just want to tell whoever has my children to return them. i am not asking for anything else. i have no where to live in the city. i have been sleeping on the
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floor. i have been robbed. but i won't go back home without my children. >> within ut of the kuntz degree's international agencieses. he says a bill that's currently before parliament could see a lifting of the more toernl and properly regulation of foreign adoption. >> if passed, the law will have a provision for monitoring progress of the children when they leave the country. if properly i want plemented, child traffic be work a think of the past back had he home, they may be too young to understand how a new loan may help them. those who take care of the children say they want to see them placed with stable loving families here or abroad. catherine soi. hollywood is preparing for the biggest night of the year with the ata's academy awards. its sunday morning, the dolby terrorist and preparations are in full swing. lots of people out.
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black author chris rock will be presenting but this year's ceremony has been over shadowed by con though jersey over race issues with director spike lee and actor will smith saying they won't attend. more than 225 countries will be broadcasting the ceremony yacht countries have submitted films for best foreign language. phil lavelle looks forward to the big awards night in los angeles. >> reporter: everything has to be perfect. the world is watching as the academy swavrdz. who will win this year? your top film nominees. most we have seen before throughout award season. there are no surprises here the revenant is expected to do well. it is up for 12 awards. it took three top on. alejandro looking for second director for the best director
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and it may be best film, too. it's up again bridge of spies, not seen as a fronts runner but this is hollywood. anything can happen here. there is the best actor nominees. "the revenant" could score. the feeling is this is his clear. spotlight michael keeton is a na name. this is seen as a quiet con tender. journalists who exposed pediophilia within the catholic church. highest paid female star, jennifer lawrence. bri larson. she is likely to take i can the same acco 4r5id here much of the talk is who will not be taking home one of these things with the whole debate about a lack of dye versety in the wider film
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industry. >> it will over shadow who has shown up all of this for someone who loves the auscaddressed. at the same time, i don't think it's going to keep people from being in a celebratory mood. i think the academy, itself, is trying to ground that having chris rock. he is he will mercilesmerciless >> creed" ties into that. a film about a black boxer being criticized for giving the nomination to the white man, sill vestor stiallone. until that will red carpet is being cleaned 100 times and it's been worn thin, nobody knows which way it can all go. >> that's part of the excitement. you never know how the story
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will end. >> joining me live from the studio is film critic and a black film historian. how would you describe the atmosphere around this year's ausc-arizona? would you sayoscars? would you say. >> i wouldn't say it's been overshadowed. it added age interesting ingredient to the media mil that kind of grinds around the oscars. it adds a dimension to it that i think perhaps needs some discussion we knowed leading ones. beyond that, i think it does resonate with a number of the leading figures, black figures in hollywood. i don't think it's something at a time public are going to get behind in vast numbers, no. >> there has been a little bit of time has lapsed since the
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initial controversy over recognition for, you know, black actors and other films and, of course, the ceremony now. would you say that steps have been taken to address this altering the academy's membership? does that ought automatically translate to greater diversity? >> we have had campaigners like al sharpton who called for greater diversification in terms of the membership. i do think, though, it is a bit of a problem. what are we saying? by giving a black a membership that those black police officers vote only for black films or white members of the academy will only vote for white films? i think in terms of the solutions advance, i think it's problematic the oscars is at the end of the process. there is a wider question about
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the industry and black and minority ethnic film makers, i think is a bigger question. >> how do you deal with that then? you are saying now it's not the time to look at it? it's about stories, about production, it's about film. it's about rewarding that kind of talent and merit but so then, how do you, when is the right time? expanding the rage of human experience. to be critical of hollywood, it doesn't encapsulate the range of human experiences in terms of south american film, african film, what's coming out of the middle east. there is exciting film makers and actors and actresses doing fantastic work that isn't being recognized by hollywood. i think there is a danger that hollywood, itself, becomes irrelevant if it doesn't engage
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in those new spheres. >> thank you very much. more to come for you on the news hour. why people are flocking to cuba for medical health services. also telling you how india's graffiti artists are turning shipping containers into works of art. of the best and greatest in ski jumping is crowned. see you in a bit.
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welcome back. reports from yemen say at least
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30 people mainly civilians have been killed in airstrikes on a market outside the capitol sanaa. no one has claimed responsibility for the stalk but yemeni security officials are blaming the awsaudi led coaliti. day one of the operation in yemen. tried to minimize the targeting today with target the brigade which is around so we know there
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is no civilians in the area. most of this is they said they get this information from security agent and we know today, there is no operation block.
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won at the end of regular type. the match has since gone. penalties at the stage. arsenal observed the ground in the english premier league at old tratford earlier, rash first offed, when pressed, scored two
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goals in three minutes in his premier debut. a former player. scored for arsenal. two more goals in the second half and some dramatic antics. you will see fourth match official in protest at arsenal's they are at tricks final score here at 3-2. no, i have apologized to the referee and to the linesman and everything is solved, i hope. and i have to control my emotion better. i say, also, to my players. >> reporter: >> the regret is that with having so much, we continue three goals. it's a hard win. >> one other gail on sunday. second place from swanzey. chad lee scoring with twenty
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minutes left before danny rose secured a victory. >> the player is happy, pleased, satisfied. therefore, and but no, too much, they know that wednesday is the game this is how the premier league table looks at the most. lester on top with 56 points, 2 ahead of tottenham, arsenal now five points adrift of the leaders manchester city at fwourth a game in hand. 0. >> continuing an all-encompassing dominance of fwhaul greece, a record extending 43 greek super league title with a 3-nil victory. the title was theirs with six games to spare. athens up 21 points behind. even if they won all of their matches, it would go to alympia ar cus because of their superior
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record. the match though with a bit of cautioning that the last team that beat them was severe. that was back in october. game will win in sunday's game, real madrid, 54 matches unbeaten at the set 27 years ago. when they were in a delicate situation. they are at the high end of the the table. they are a team we know very well, very compact and well developed with a coach that has very clear ideas, a very tough rival. >> forinten 56789 performed his first act as fifa president opening a museum on sunday.
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>> fifa president. >> an excellent feeling. >> he was elected on friday. is he willbrading people's past. the future is on his mind. the swiss is conscious of the huge task ahead of him. to restore fifa's reputation as it continues to face a corruption investigation. you have to start as of now to lead the reforms. when you think of michael jordan seth curry shot 12 three pointers. it tied an nba record. the golden warriors were
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victory. curry sprooeflts the victory. 286 and also eclipsed the record against the thunder with 24 games left this season. warriors are 53 and 5 for the year. they had 72 regular wins in the season. >> a fractured knee hasn't stond of stopped lindsey vonn. scored to 13th place in the combined event. slougheen i can't secured the ski cup world title. two jumps at sunday's event. it was enough for him to beat the other contender. there is your sports for now. back to miriam. >> thank you, robin. shipping containers rarely grabbed anyone's attention but in india, the drab metal boxes are being transformed into eye-catching street art. al jazeera went to check them out in new delhi. >> reporter: playing on the
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idea that art takes people to places where they have never been before, a container terminal is turned into a gallery. 100 metal boxes are given a colorful makeover to lur the curious and transport them to another world. >> this is britain, a bit of mexico. i want to represent my culture, my roots. >> fair organizers collaborated with india's largest shipping company aiming to bring art to everyone. these containers will now travel the country not only carrying goods but, also, showcasing the artist's ideas but the impact is felt right here in this city where street art is becoming a part of people's lives. the once drab walls of this government housing colony are turned into a camp.
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is it india laz a long history of art, but artistic opinions have mostly been reserved for the privileged. indians here say this concepts of street art is making it accessible across social classes and encouraging everyone to be parts of the art work. al jazeera, new delhi. let's bring you some pictures from hollywood. of course it's the biggest night of the year coming up. this is a scene right now in los angeles at the dolby theatre where you can see preparations are in full swing. we will have more on that a bit later and my colleague will be with you for a full benefit. stay with us.
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